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Oglethorpe University Scholarships

4484 Peachtree Rd NE Tuition In/Out-State: $29,900 / $29,900 Total Fall Enrollment: 1,155
Atlanta , GA 30319-2797 Books and Supplies: $1,100 Applicants Admitted: 45%
(404) 261-1441 On-campus Room and Board: $10,840 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 98%
http://www.oglethorpe.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: $40 Receiving Institutional Aid: 98% , $17,909 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Oglethorpe University General Information

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    Address 4484 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30319-2797
    Phone Number (404) 261-1441
    Web Address http://www.oglethorpe.edu
    Mission Statement Oglethorpe University provides a superior education in the liberal arts and sciences and selected professional disciplines in a coeducational, largely residential, small-college environment within a dynamic urban setting. Oglethorpe’s academically rigorous programs emphasize intellectual curiosity, individual attention and encouragement, close collaboration among faculty and students, and active learning in relevant field experiences. Oglethorpe is committed to supporting the success of all students in a diverse community characterized by civility, caring, inquiry, and tolerance. Oglethorpe’s talented, self-reliant, and motivated graduates are prepared to make a life and to make a living, to grow as life-long learners, and to be energetic and intelligent contributors in a rapidly changing world.
    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Master's degree
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large suburb
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Oglethorpe University Size

    Total enrollment 1,155
    Enrolled full time 1,028
    Enrolled part time 127

    Oglethorpe University Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 399
    Women enrolled full time 629
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 4%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 16%
  • Oglethorpe University Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $40
    Applied 4,539
    Admitted 2,031
    Enrolled 264
    Admitted % 45%

    Oglethorpe University Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Oglethorpe University Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 73%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 540
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 640
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 520
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 615
    Students submitting ACT 52%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 22
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 27
  • Oglethorpe University Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $29,900
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $29,900
    Books and Supplies $1,100
    On-campus room and board $10,840
    Off-campus room and board $10,840

    Oglethorpe University Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 98%
    Receiving Federal Grants 47% , $4,756 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 98% , $17,909 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 83% , $6,907 on average
  • Oglethorpe University Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES Bachelor Master
    American/United States Studies/Civilization 1 0
    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 11 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master
    Accounting 11 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 25 0
    Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General 1 0
    Organizational Behavior Studies 8 0
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master
    Education, General 0 25
    ENGINEERING Bachelor Master
    Engineering, General 0 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 20 0
    Rhetoric and Composition 29 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master
    French Language and Literature 1 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 5 0
    HISTORY Bachelor Master
    History, General 8 0
    LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES Bachelor Master
    Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies 24 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 7 0
    MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Biopsychology 8 0
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master
    Philosophy 2 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 0 0
    Physics, General 3 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master
    Psychology, General 32 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master
    Economics, General 6 0
    International Relations and Affairs 4 0
    Political Science and Government, General 8 0
    Sociology 1 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master
    Art History, Criticism and Conservation 8 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 5 0
    Fine/Studio Arts, General 6 0
  • Oglethorpe University Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline November 15
    Fall application deadline August 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due April 1
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by December 5
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline February 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline November 15
    College will notify student of early action by December 5

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline February 1
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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The Oglethorpe Christian Endowed Scholar

Scholarship Description
Funding was established by a grant from an Atlanta foundation which wishes to remain anonymous. Recipients must be legal residents of Georgia and have graduated from Georgia high schools. Applicants must submit a statement from a local minister attesting to their religious commitment, active involvement in a local church, Christian character, and promise of Christian leadership and service. The Oglethorpe Christian Scholarship Committee interviews applicants.
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Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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GPA
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SAT
1100
ACT
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State
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Recipients must be legal residents of Georgia and have graduated from Georgia high schools
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