Who We Are
One of the most dynamic small universities in the Southeast, Piedmont University is a 300-acre residential campus nestled in the foothills of the north Georgia mountains. Founded in 1897, Piedmont is a comprehensive liberal arts institution offering a variety of career-oriented majors in the arts and sciences, business, education, and nursing.
At a Glance
Total student enrollment
Student-Faculty Ratio, Average class size: 11
Programs of Study *undergrad, grad, and degree completion
Intercollegiate Sports Teams competing in Division III
Full-time students receive financial aid
For all students, Piedmont will provide an educational experience that is personal in approach, passionate in application and practical in impact.
Meet President Marshall Criser
Marshall Criser is the 14th President of Piedmont University. Criser's illustrious career includes serving as chancellor of Florida's university system for eight years where he led the system to a No. 1 ranking in the nation. Prior to serving as chancellor, Criser was a distinguished business leader as president of AT&T Florida.