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Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia

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National Rank
Emory University overview
Location Atlanta, Georgia
Online emory.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation United Methodist
Emory University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Emory University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the United Methodist faith. In the most recent statistical year 27,559 prospective students applied, and 5,104 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,431 enrolled in the school.  12,902 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,556 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $50,590 plus fees of $716. Emory is ranked 38 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1350/1520
ACT 31/34
GPA 3.8
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Very High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Emory University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,224
Other Fees$716
Room and Board $14,506
Budget for Other Expenses$2,466
Total One Year Cost$69,502

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$81,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
90% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Emory University students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 23%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 17%
Business 13%
Biology 11%
Psychology 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=139658 IPEDS survey data for Emory University.