Agnes Scott College: Review & Facts

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Agnes Scott College is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 885 students enrolled. This college was established in 1889 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Decatur, Georgia.

Agnes Scott College is affiliated with Presbyterian Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Bachelor's degree and master's degree are offered at Agnes Scott College.

Agnes Scott implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are English and Literature, Psychology, Biology, Sociology and Anthropology, and Ethnic and Cultural Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
82%
The student retention rate at Agnes Scott College is high at 82% (well above Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Agnes Scott College is average - 67%.

Student to faculty ratio at Agnes Scott is good -- 11:1. Read more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$33,600
Average tuition prices are extremely high - about $33,300 per year. The additional fees at Agnes Scott College not covered by tuition are nearly $300; this comes to a total of $33,600 annually.

Read the details about Agnes Scott College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
According to recent data, 1,554 applications were submitted and 963 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at Agnes Scott College is $35.00. The graduate application fee is $35.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Agnes Scott College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (404) 471-6000 or check Agnes Scott College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,900
Agnes Scott College provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Agnes Scott College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Agnes Scott College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 800 students, which provides a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low: roughly $4,900 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Agnes Scott College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime data, Agnes Scott College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Agnes Scott College Location and Maps



Post Address: Agnes Scott College, 141 E. College Ave, Decatur, Georgia 30030-3797, USA
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