Emory University: Ranking & Review

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Atlanta Rank United States Rank World Rank
2 62 95
Top 1%

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

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

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

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 Programs 203 527 230 960
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 390 428 7 825
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 304 196 85 585
Legal Professions and Studies 134 296 430
Social Sciences 305 11 13 329
Psychology 134 8 17 159
Theology and Religious Vocations 124 23 147
Physical Sciences 73 9 23 105
Mathematics and Statistics 90 5 6 101
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 61 5 66
Visual and Performing Arts 52 7 3 62
English Language and Literature & Letters 50 1 8 59
Philosophy and Religious Studies 31 5 22 58
History 39 8 7 54
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 53 53
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 27 18 5 50
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 33 3 36
Natural Resources and Conservation 33 2 35
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 9 20 3 32
Engineering 3 2 22 27
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 21 1 3 25
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 19 19
Education 1 1 4 6
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 population250,000 - 500,000
Phone4047276123

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