Morehouse College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Morehouse College is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,170 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1867 and is one of the 39 schools located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Morehouse College is one of the Historically Black College or University institutions (HBCU).

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
38
Fair
Morehouse College will give you the opportunity to earn a several-month certificate or bachelor's degree.

Morehouse College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 38 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Biology, Sociology and Anthropology, and Mathematics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
83%
Good
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Morehouse College is high at 83% (well above Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Morehouse College is below average: 57%. Roughly 16% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Morehouse College is pretty good - 12:1. Find out more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,800
High
Average tuition prices are very high, $24,600 annually. The additional fees at Morehouse College not covered by tuition are about $2,200; which comes to a total of $26,800 per year.

Read the details about Morehouse College 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
76%
Doable
As reported in recent data, 2,288 applications were submitted and 1,738 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept your dual credits and advanced placement credits at entry.

Check the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at Morehouse College in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$7,500
High
Morehouse College offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Morehouse 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
F
Unsafe
Morehouse College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 1,600 students, which offers a good on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is a bit high, approximately $7,500 per year.

Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Morehouse 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 numbers, Morehouse College appears to be a very dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Morehouse College Location and Maps



Post Address: Morehouse College, 830 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30314, USA
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