Spelman College

Atlanta, Georgia


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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
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Spelman College is a small four year private college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 9,451 prospective students applied, and 3,718 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 571 enrolled in the school.  2,123 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 48 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $25,151 plus fees of $3,913. Spelman is ranked 157 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1080/1220
ACT 22/26
GPA 3.55
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2020
Applicant Competition High

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Spelman College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$3,000
Other Fees$3,913
Room and Board $13,865
Budget for Other Expenses$7,000
Total One Year Cost$52,929

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

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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%

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Feb 18, 2020
N******h from Danville. il

this is an all women collage and what that means is that there is no boys that go to there school and i think thats preetty awsome

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