Emory University, Atlanta was established in 1836 as Emory College in the small Georgia town of Oxford. The university is a private coeducational institution. The little school struggled for decades and finally began to prosper in the late 1800s. By 1914, the Methodist Church was looking to create a university in the South and Emory College was looking to expand. Emory University received a DeKalb County charter to build at its present location in 1915.
Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts college, superb professional schools and one of the Southeast's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful, leafy campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills suburb. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta and by collaboration among its schools, units, centers and as well as with affiliated institutions.
Emory is ranked 107th in the QS World University Rankings, 20th in America in the U.S. News & World Report. Its medical, law and business programs rank in the top 25 in the country. Newsweek named it one of its 25 "New Ivies”. The University received the 2008 Presidential Award for General Community Service.
Facilities at Emory University –
- Class Rooms
- Career Services
- Sports Facilities
Schools and Colleges at Emory University –
- Emory College
- Oxford College
- Business School
- School of Nursing
- School of Law
- School of Medicine
- School of Nursing
- School of Public Health
- School of Theology
- Laney Graduate School
- Goizueta Business School
Undergraduate Application Process, Academic Life and Tuition Fees at Emory University –
Application Process at Emory University –
- Application Deadline– January 15
- Score Req. / Eligibility– ACT or SAT test
- Deadline for SAT/ACT score acceptance– January 15
Academic Life & Student Life at Emory University –
The student’s faculty ratio is 7:1 for Emory University. Nearly, 7,231 students get enrolled every year here. The academic calendar is semester based. The gender distribution here is 45% male students and 55% female students. The most popular majors here are:
- Social Sciences, General
- Business Administration and Management, General
- Biology/Biological Sciences, General
- Psychology, General
Tuition Fees at Emory University –
The tuition fee for the university is $41,164.
Information Regarding Graduate Programs offered at Emory University –
The university offers academic degree programs through nine schools. The academic year is divided into two semesters, plus a summer term. Individual integrity is expected and respected here. A strong system of school based honor codes safeguards the university's academic integrity. All students agree by their enrollment to abide by their school's honor code.