Overview

Student Population
1,250
National Rank
#290
Oglethorpe University overview
Location Atlanta, Georgia
Online oglethorpe.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Oglethorpe University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 2,159 prospective students applied, and 1,253 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 334 enrolled in the school.  1,166 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 84 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $36,400 plus fees of $280. Ogelthorpe is ranked 290 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult 
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SAT 1180/1370
ACT 22/28
Applications Accepted
58% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$36,400
Costs for Oglethorpe University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$280
Room and Board $12,960
Budget for Other Expenses$2,750
Total One Year Cost$53,490

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,800 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
48% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Oglethorpe University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 25%
English and Literature 21%
Social Sciences 12%
Psychology 10%
History 7%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=140696 IPEDS survey data for Oglethorpe University.