Emory University was founded in 1836 by the Methodist Episcopal Church. Rated as having “highly selective” admissions, Emory has been ranked #21 in National Universities by U.S. News & World Report. The private university is home to the Goizueta Business School and the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing. Emory University also participates in an exchange program with the University of St. Andrews in Scotland.
Emory is surprisingly the perfect grounds for culturing new ideas. Even though it doesn't have a football team, Emory is still high in spirit and makes up for it in swimming and soccer. Above all, Emory is the perfect combination of nature-esque suburbia and busy city, since it is only ten minutes away from central Atlanta.
Sindhu from GA
Emory Candler School of Theology is keen on fairness as they decline to hold personal interviews with prospective students because they want to ensure zero bias in the application process. As such, rather than visiting the school grounds, I rated Emory purely on credentials, helpfulness, and substance. Overall, the school is excellent, and the knowledgeable admissions team outshines any green lawn and sparkling sidewalk.