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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Value
    grade A+
  3. Diversity
    grade A+
  4. Campus
    grade A minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade A
  10. Campus Food
    grade B
  11. Student Life
    grade A
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

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Emory is a highly rated private, Christian university located in Atlanta, Georgia. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,985 undergraduate students. Admissions is competitive as the Emory acceptance rate is 16%. Popular majors include Business, Nursing, and Biology. Graduating 90% of students, Emory alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $57,500.

About

201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
University Athletic Association

Emory University Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Emory Admissions

Acceptance Rate
16%
Application Deadline
January 1
SAT Range
1360-1530
ACT Range
31-34
Application Fee
$75
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Recommended
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$25,942 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$43,560 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
61%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
9:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 111 responses
51%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 117 responses
57%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 116 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    2%
  • On Campus
    98%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,985 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
101
Undergrads Over 25
3%
Pell Grant
20%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 62 responses
  • Ambitious
    50%
  • Focused
    29%
  • Positively and thoughtfully intrigued
    8%
  • Passionate
    6%
  • Stressed
    3%
  • Rich
    2%
  • Self obsessed
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
48%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 130 responses
Poll
54%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 149 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 57 responses
  • Ivy of the South
    53%
  • Fantastic
    18%
  • Wannabe Ivy
    14%
  • Solid
    9%
  • Community
    5%
  • Fast-paced
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$66,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
90%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
92%
National
83%
81%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 58 responses

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