Emory University: Review & Facts

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Emory University is a large four-year, private not-for-profit school with 13,790 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
121
Good
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 121 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical, Business, Biology, Management, and Law. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
94%
Good
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.

The student retention rate at Emory University is very high at 94% (well above Georgia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
8 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Emory University is great - 92%.

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
$46,400
High
Average tuition pricing is extremely high, around $45,700 annually. The additional fees at Emory University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $700, which comes to $46,400 per year.

Read the details about Emory University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
24%
Hard
As reported in recent government data, 20,492 applications were submitted and 4,851 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
$7,700
High
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
Unsafe
Emory University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 4,700 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high -- nearly $7,700 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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