Oglethorpe University: Ranking & Review

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Top 24%

Oglethorpe University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate58%58%58%
Applicants2,1598211,338
Admissions1,253476777
Enrolled undergraduates334130204
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,250514736

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores225
Percent of students submitting SAT scores68%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
620
Math
590

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores176
Percent of students submitting ACT scores53%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
26
ACT Math
23

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
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)Required

Oglethorpe University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$53,490$53,490
Off-campus$54,740$54,740
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,960 and other expenses per full academic year.

Oglethorpe University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 678 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$36,400$36,400
Fees for full-time undergraduates$280$280
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,525$1,525

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services5454
English Language and Literature & Letters3434
Social Sciences2020
Psychology1818
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies1010
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1010
Visual and Performing Arts99
History88
Physical Sciences66
Engineering55
Philosophy and Religious Studies55
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics11
Mathematics and Statistics11
Grand Total186186

A total of 186 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Oglethorpe University.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate47%40%54%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%

General info

Alternative namesOglethorpe
Founded1835
MottoNescit Cedere
He does not know how to give up
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblack, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff182
Instructional FTE80
Research FTE1
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteoglethorpe.edu
Address4484 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, Georgia, 30319-2797
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population486,000
Phone4042611441
Fax+1 (404) 364 8491

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