Student Population
National Rank
Spelman College overview
Location Atlanta, Georgia
Online spelman.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Spelman College overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Spelman College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,344 prospective students applied, and 3,342 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 548 enrolled in the school.  2,086 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 51 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $24,382 plus fees of $3,799. Spelman College is ranked 179 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
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SAT 1140/1280
ACT 22/26
GPA 3.55
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2019
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Spelman College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$3,000
Other Fees$3,799
Room and Board $13,461
Budget for Other Expenses$7,000
Total One Year Cost$51,642


Average Salary After 10 Years
$51,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
77% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Spelman College students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 28%
Psychology 20%
Biology 14%
English and Literature 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=141060 IPEDS survey data for Spelman College.