Brenau College operates a satellite school at Blue Ridge. The main
campus is located 75 miles south in
Gainsville, Georgia. Brenau College is a senior and Masters private
independent non-profit college.
Total enrollment in 1997 was 2499.
North Georgia College
Located 50 miles southwest in Dahlonega, Georgia, North Georgia
College is a senior and Masters unit
of the University System of Georgia. The total enrollment in 1997
was 3,313 with 1,100 males and 2,213
Georgia State University
Located 90 miles south of Fannin County in Atlanta, Georgia State
University is a senior and Doctorate
unit of the University system of Georgia. Enrollment in 1997 was
22,300 with 9,762 males and 14,538
females. Doctorate degrees are awarded at this University.
Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Tech, located in Atlanta 90 miles south of Blue Ridge, is a
residential and coeducation Senior
and Doctorate unit of the University system of Georgia. It is a
nationally ranked engineering school and
research institute. Enrollment totaled 12,959 with 9,457 males and
3,512 females in 1997.
University of Georgia
Georgia's largest university is located 95 miles south of Blue Ridge
at Athens. The University of Georgia
is a Senior and Doctorate unit of the University system of Georgia.
U.G.A. offers business and liberal
arts degrees to an enrollment of 29,693 with 13,361 males and 16,332
females, and a full-time faculty of
Toccoa Falls College
An independent non-profit private senior college located 100 miles
east at Toccoa Falls, Georgia. Total
enrollment was 897 in 1997.