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Oglethorpe University

Atlanta, GA, USA
3.83 Average Rating

Chartered in 1835, Oglethorpe University is a private liberal arts college situated in Brookhaven, Georgia. The Oglethorpe University’s Gothic revival-style campus has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. It is home to the Crypt of Civilization, the nation’s first time capsule. Business administration and management, rhetoric and composition, and biology are among the favored fields of study.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
73%
Out of State Students
26%
0
100
62%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1140
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2019
Fall Regular Decision November 15, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,264
Total Number of Undergrads
1,264
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
38%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
47%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$22,323
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$39,830
Out-of-State Tuition
$39,830
0
100
79%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$27,532
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
75
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Atlanta
New York
Washington
Tampa
Los Angeles
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$49,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.83 Average Rating
Oglethorpe University is a beautiful campus. The school has an inviting, nurturing environment. The warm faculty enhances learning.experience.
Jennifer from Atlanta, GA
Oglethorpe is the meaning of diversity and family. At Oglethorpe I have com across many different individuals from all walks of life. Oglethorpe is also about excelling, they push you to branch out and be your best.
Brianna from Irmo, SC

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