Emory University: Ranking & Review

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26295
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Emory University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate22%23%21%
Applicants23,7479,49214,255
Admissions5,2342,2153,019
Enrolled undergraduates1,388581807
Enrolled total (including graduate students)14,2635,9398,324

386 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

140 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores787
Percent of students submitting SAT scores57%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
705
Math
730

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores885
Percent of students submitting ACT scores64%
ACT Composite
31

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $75. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Recommended

Emory University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$66,950$66,950
Off-campus$66,950$66,950
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,894 and other expenses per full academic year.

Emory University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 4,693 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$48,690$48,690
Fees for full-time undergraduates$702$702
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$2,029$2,029
Tuition for Full-time graduates$40,800$40,800
Fees for full-time graduates$3,216$3,216
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$2,267$2,267

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs203527230960
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services3904287825
Biological and Biomedical Sciences30419685585
Legal Professions and Studies134296430
Social Sciences3051113329
Psychology134817159
Theology and Religious Vocations12423147
Physical Sciences73923105
Mathematics and Statistics9056101
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies61566
Visual and Performing Arts527362
English Language and Literature & Letters501859
Philosophy and Religious Studies3152258
History398754
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies5353
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2718550
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics33336
Natural Resources and Conservation33235
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities920332
Engineering322227
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies211325
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1919
Education1146
Grand Total1,9311,5077854,223

A total of 1,931 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Emory University.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,292 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate91%90%92%
  • Full-time retention rate - 93%

General info

Founded1836
MottoCor prudentis possidebit scientia
The wise heart will possess knowledge
Religious affiliationUnited Methodist
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff11,298
Instructional FTE2,462
Research FTE965
Public Service FTE863
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.emory.edu
Address408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, Georgia, 30322
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population486,000
Phone4047276123

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