Emory University: Crime & Safety

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very BadCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Emory University LogoF Emory University is a private not-for-profit school in Atlanta, Georgia with about 13,790 students and 11,300 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2016 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

As of May 1, 2014, Emory University is under investigation for alleged violations of federal laws over the handling of sexual violence and sexual harassment complaints.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government information, Emory University is a very dangerous place to be enrolled at. American School Search gives this school grade "F" on safety.

From our perception of the data, this campus has dramatic problems with forcible sex offenses, also there are certain problems with nonforcible sex offenses.

Campus Safety: Emory University and Nearby Schools

Emory University Safety Chart
If you are an official at Emory University and you would like to provide additional details or express a different perspective on your college safety, please Contact Us and we will publish your point of view (up to 1,000 characters) on this page.

Get more details and analysis about this college from Emory University Review. In addition, you might want to check our ratings for the 100 Safest and for the 100 Most Dangerous colleges in the US or learn about American School Search Safety Reports.

Criminal Offenses at Emory University in 2013 - 2015

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
51
0
0.5%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
18
0
0.3%

Robbery
0
0
0.0%

Aggravated Assault
6
0
0.2%

Burglary
60
0
0.6%

Motor Vehicle Theft
28
4
0.4%

Arson
1
0
0.1%

Illegal Weapons Possession
1
0
0.1%

Drug Law Violation
48
0
0.5%

Liquor Law Violation
4
0
0.1%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at Emory University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government. Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of Emory University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

Need to File a Complaint?

If you have been discriminated or abused at Emory University, or you believe that this college underreports campus crime statistics, then please consider filing a complaint with US Department of Education.

As of May 1st, 2014, fifty five colleges are under investigation for possible violations of federal law over the handling of sexual violence and harassment complaints. Many of those schools are frequent guests in our exclusive 100 Most Dangerous Colleges list.

Read all information about Emory University:

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus CrimeAdmissions

Georgia Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
We list 70 accounting and finance schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Albany, Morrow, Statesboro, Americus, and 38 other cities. Approximately 5,500 accounting and finance degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for accounting and finance degree programs in GA: $15,300.

Art
Read information about 34 art schools in Atlanta, Albany, Savannah, Macon, Athens, Fort Valley, Dahlonega, and 20 more cities. Around 1,100 art degrees are granted each year. Average tuition charges for art degree programs in GA: $25,000.

Astronomy
Our listing contains 5 astronomy schools in Atlanta, Decatur, Valdosta, and Athens. About 100 astronomy diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for astronomy programs in GA is about $30,900.

Biology
Our directory contains 59 biology schools in Atlanta, Macon, Athens, Marietta, Augusta, Columbus, Valdosta, and 37 other cities. Around 4,400 biology diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for biology programs in GA: $25,500.

Business
Learn about 99 business colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Macon, Columbus, Marietta, Albany, and 49 more cities. Around 12,400 business diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition for business programs in GA is approximately $17,900.

Chemistry
Get details on 35 chemistry colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Macon, Savannah, Fort Valley, Rome, Americus, and 22 more cities. About 1,100 chemistry diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for chemistry degree programs in GA: $26,600.

Communication and Journalism
Get details on 38 communication and journalism schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Milledgeville, Augusta, Valdosta, Dahlonega, and 23 other cities. Approximately 2,800 communication and journalism degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for communication and journalism degree programs in GA - $22,500.

Computer Science
Learn about 87 computer science colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Macon, Albany, Columbus, Marietta, and 41 other cities. Approximately 7,700 computer science diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for computer science programs in GA - $14,400.

Dance and Ballet
Our listing contains 14 dance and ballet colleges in Gainesville, Waleska, Columbus, Mount Vernon, Lagrange, Decatur, Valdosta, and 11 other cities. About 100 dance and ballet diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition for dance and ballet degree programs in GA is about $18,900.

Economics
Get details on 24 economics colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Athens, Carrollton, Rome, Fort Valley, Statesboro, and 12 more cities. About 1,100 economics diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for economics degree programs in GA: $27,900.

Education
Our directory contains 84 education schools in Atlanta, Macon, Columbus, Albany, Kennesaw, Athens, Augusta, and 47 other cities. Around 10,200 education diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for education degree programs in GA - $17,700.

Engineering
Detailed information about 47 engineering schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Columbus, Kennesaw, Statesboro, Athens, and 29 other cities. Approximately 4,900 engineering diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for engineering programs in GA is approximately $25,300.

English and Literature
Get details on 64 english and literature colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Macon, Rome, Valdosta, Milledgeville, and 41 other cities. Approximately 1,900 english and literature diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for english and literature degree programs in GA is about $20,900.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Read information about 17 ethnic and cultural studies schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Decatur, Carrollton, Athens, Kennesaw, Brunswick, and Americus. Approximately 200 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for ethnic and cultural studies degree programs in GA is about $31,200.

Film and Acting
Read about 11 film and acting schools in Atlanta, Athens, Gainesville, Albany, Savannah, and Griffin. Approximately 500 film and acting degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for film and acting degree programs in GA is around $27,500.

Foreign Languages
Learn more about 32 foreign languages colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Albany, Decatur, Carrollton, Valdosta, Athens, and 20 other cities. About 800 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for foreign languages programs in GA is roughly $25,500.

General Studies
Learn more about 56 general studies schools in Atlanta, Macon, Athens, Marietta, Columbus, Savannah, Milledgeville, and 38 other cities. About 8,100 general studies degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for general studies programs in GA is roughly $12,900.

History
Read information about 45 history schools in Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Augusta, Milledgeville, Franklin Springs, Mount Berry, and 30 more cities. Approximately 1,100 history degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition for history degree programs in GA is around $22,300.

Law
Learn more about 10 law colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Cuthbert, Gainesville, Franklin Springs, and Athens. Around 1,200 law diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for law programs in GA is roughly $34,400.

Management
Detailed information about 101 management colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Macon, Columbus, Marietta, Albany, and 47 other cities. Around 12,500 management diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition price for management programs in GA is about $16,600.

Mathematics
Learn more about 42 mathematics colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Milledgeville, Augusta, Savannah, Franklin Springs, Mount Vernon, and 27 other cities. About 1,100 mathematics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for mathematics degree programs in GA is about $24,700.

Medical
Get details on 86 medical schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Augusta, Columbus, Marietta, Decatur, and 40 more cities. About 8,200 medical diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for medical programs in GA - $16,300.

Medical Assistant
Read about 73 medical assistant schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Augusta, Columbus, Marietta, Rome, and 38 other cities. Approximately 9,900 medical assistant diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for medical assistant degree programs in GA: $8,200.

Music
Our directory contains 41 music colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Gainesville, Mount Vernon, Young Harris, Columbus, and 29 other cities. Approximately 900 music diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for music programs in GA is about $24,300.

Natural Resources and Environment
We reviewed 35 natural resources and environment schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Athens, Augusta, Thomasville, Macon, Fort Valley, and 22 more cities. About 700 natural resources and environment degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for natural resources and environment programs in GA is around $25,600.

Nursing
We list 69 nursing schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Albany, Rome, Thomasville, Augusta, and 44 more cities. About 9,900 nursing degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for nursing degree programs in GA - $11,800.

Occupational Therapy
We reviewed 37 occupational therapy schools in Atlanta, Columbus, Marietta, Augusta, Rome, Cuthbert, Macon, and 24 other cities. About 1,800 occupational therapy diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for occupational therapy degree programs in GA is around $19,500.

Philosophy
We reviewed 23 philosophy colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Valdosta, Lagrange, Decatur, Mount Berry, Toccoa Falls, and 13 other cities. About 300 philosophy diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for philosophy programs in GA is about $26,500.

Physical Therapy
Learn about 17 physical therapy schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Augusta, Cuthbert, Macon, Columbus, Waco, and 10 more cities. About 400 physical therapy diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition charges for physical therapy degree programs in GA is roughly $21,700.

Physics
Learn about 23 physics colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Macon, Demorest, Valdosta, Cuthbert, Mount Berry, and 13 more cities. Around 400 physics diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for physics degree programs in GA: $26,200.

Political Science
Detailed information about 35 political science schools in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Milledgeville, Valdosta, Cuthbert, Rome, and 22 more cities. About 1,800 political science degrees are granted every year. Average tuition for political science degree programs in GA is approximately $24,500.

Psychology
We list 51 psychology colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Augusta, Rome, Albany, Milledgeville, and 32 more cities. Around 4,700 psychology diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for psychology degree programs in GA - $20,400.

Radiology Technology
Learn more about 27 radiology technology schools in Atlanta, Augusta, Albany, Columbus, Rome, Warner Robins, Lawrenceville, and 20 other cities. Around 500 radiology technology diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for radiology technology degree programs in GA is approximately $8,200.

Sociology and Anthropology
Our directory contains 32 sociology and anthropology colleges in Atlanta, Augusta, Milledgeville, Macon, Waleska, Dahlonega, Savannah, and 22 other cities. Approximately 1,600 sociology and anthropology diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for sociology and anthropology degree programs in GA is about $21,800.

Theater and Drama
Read information about 33 theater and drama colleges in Atlanta, Savannah, Macon, Columbus, Lookout Mountain, Statesboro, Gainesville, and 22 more cities. Approximately 500 theater and drama diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for theater and drama degree programs in GA - $25,000.

Theology and Religion
Detailed information about 33 theology and religion colleges in Atlanta, Macon, Savannah, Decatur, Cuthbert, Marietta, West Point, and 20 more cities. Around 1,100 theology and religion degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for theology and religion programs in GA is roughly $21,300.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Safety in Competing Colleges










Other Nearby Colleges