Agnes Scott College Rankings

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In the World#2383 of 14178
In North America#735 of 2629
In the United States#672 of 2528
In Georgia#17 of 65
In Decatur#1 of 2

Quick Review

Religion
Presbyterian Church (USA)
Gender
All female
Acceptance rate
65%
Avg. cost to attend
$21,893 /y
Aid receiving
100%
Undergraduates
1,005
Graduates
62
Male:Female Ratio
0:100
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Agnes Scott College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate65%65%
Applicants1,7511,751
Admissions1,1351,135
Freshmen enrolled full time299299

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
SAT/ACT Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American350 (33%)
White332 (31%)
Hispanic140 (13%)
Asian77 (7%)
Nonresident Alien70 (7%)
Two or more races62 (6%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown31 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander3 (0.3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,893/year
Average aid awarded
$32,400
Students receiving aid
100%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$18,159
$30-48K$17,435
$48-75K$20,414
$75-110K$21,596
$110K+$25,493

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$42,360$16,200
Tuition in-state$42,360$16,200
Tuition out-of-state$42,360$16,200
Fee in-district$330$160
Fee in-state$330$160
Fee out-of-state$330$160

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity857
Combined charge for room and board$12,670
Room charge$6,100
Meal charge$6,570

Agnes Scott College Majors

MajorBachelor's
Public Health, General25
Neuroscience18
Business Administration and Management, General13
Biology & Biological Sciences, General13
Psychology, General13
Social Sciences, Other12
History, General12
Political Science and Government, General10
Fine & Studio Arts, General9
Creative Writing8
English Language and Literature, General6
Biochemistry6
Women's Studies6
Music, General6
Art History, Criticism and Conservation6
Mathematics, General6
Multi- & Interdisciplinary Studies, Other5
International Relations and Affairs5
Economics, General5
Astrophysics4
African Studies4
Spanish Language and Literature3
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General3
Philosophy3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General2
Mathematics, Other2
Religion & Religious Studies1
Physics, General1
Religion & Religious Studies, Other1
Grand Total208
TotalWomen
Graduation rate73%73%
  • Full-time retention rate - 85%

Publications & Citations

Publications
763
Citations
16,984

Publication count by topic

Psychology
158
Biology
69
Sociology
58
Physics
56
Political science
53
Economics
46
Mathematics
46
Art
38
History
34
Medicine
33
Philosophy
27
Computer science
22
Chemistry
20
Materials science
12
Business
9
Geography
7
Engineering
5
Environmental science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Political science9301,197
History1001123
Art135436
Economics13671,646
Philosophy141138
Physics14812,798
Psychology15994,083
Sociology1798457
Geography2093344
Biology25622,788
Medicine3413628
Mathematics3500257
Chemistry3561757
Materials science3615328
Computer science476794
Business479814
Engineering491418

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990425
1991820
1992264
1993644
1994667
1995531
1996656
19977143
199810143
19998144
200014130
200115194
20027201
20039198
20048235
200514241
200619305
200726382
200833455
200935556
201034626
201132807
2012321043
2013331325
2014421239
2015331203
2016441027
2017561144
2018371014
2019321207
2020271294

General info

Alternative namesASC
Founded1889
WikipediaAgnes Scott College
MottoEducating women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times
Colorspurple, white
Academic Calendar(August - May)
Total FTE staff365
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Address141 E. College Ave.
Decatur, Georgia, 30030-3770
United States
City population20,000
Phone4044716000
Fax+1 (404) 471 6067

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