- 4 Year
- ATLANTA, GA
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- Academicsgrade B minus
- Valuegrade B
- Diversitygrade A
- Campusgrade B minus
- Athleticsgrade B minus
- Party Scenegrade B
- Professorsgrade B minus
- Locationgrade A
- Dormsgrade C minus
- Campus Foodgrade C minus
- Student Lifegrade B
- Safetygrade C+
Oglethorpe University is a small college in the big city of Atlanta where students have the best of both worlds. You’ll build relationships with caring professors, enjoy small classes on a gorgeous campus, and take advantage of all the professional opportunities Atlanta has to offer!
At Oglethorpe, you’re never just a number. You’ll find your place and your people while receiving personalized support – whether you’re a STEM student in our cutting-edge labs or a Theatre major performing on center stage.
Explore OU to see how our community can prepare you to make a life, make a living, and make a difference.
Oglethorpe University Rankings
Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.
Will You Get In?
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 42 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 49 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 49 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Biology41 Graduates
- Business36 Graduates
- Communications31 Graduates
- Research and Experimental Psychology21 Graduates
- Accounting17 Graduates
- Engineering13 Graduates
- Studio Arts10 Graduates
- Political Science and Government9 Graduates
- Drama and Theatre Production7 Graduates
- International Relations7 Graduates
The Hammack School of Business
Acquire the skills for your first job, your next job — and the job after that. The Hammack School of Business (HSB) is building robot-proof leaders to tackle 21st century challenges with resilience and reinvention. The HSB offers majors in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Human Resource Management, and Management, with nine complementary minors and certificates.
- of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 57 responses
- of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 64 responses
- Home away from home44%
- Home away from home3%
- of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 26 responses