Emory University: Review & Facts

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Emory University is a large four-year, private not-for-profit school with 14,240 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1836 and is one of the 39 schools located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Emory University is affiliated with United Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
93
1-year certificate, associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, and doctoral degree are available at Emory University.

Emory University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 93 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Business, Management, Biology, and General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
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
95%
The student retention rate at Emory University is excellent at 95% (well above Georgia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Emory University is very good - 88%.

Student to faculty ratio at Emory University is good: 8:1. Find out more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$43,000
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, around $42,400 annually. The additional fees at Emory University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $600, which comes to $43,000 per year.

Read the details about Emory University 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
27%
As reported in recent government data, 17,021 applications were submitted and 4,542 were accepted; so it is quite challenging to be accepted at this school.

The college might accept advanced placement credits earned prior to admission.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Emory University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,200
Emory University provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Emory University, 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
F
Emory University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 4,500 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- nearly $7,200 annually.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Emory University. 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 received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Emory University seems to be a very dangerous school. This college has been investigated by the government for possible crime reporting violations. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Emory University Location and Maps



Post Address: Emory University, 408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
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