Emory & Henry College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 10

Emory, VA 24327

(276) 944-6133

(800) 848-5493

Fax: (276) 944-6935

Contact: David Hawsey

Vice President of Enrollment Management
Main Address

PO Box 947

Emory, VA 24327

(276) 944-4121


Total undergrads: 941

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 241

Degree-seeking undergrads: 886

Graduate enrollment: 37


Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 72%

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

East Asian Studies B
European Studies B
French Studies B
Near/Middle Eastern Studies B
Spanish/Iberian Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Acting B
Art – General B
Directing/Theatrical Production B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Graphic Design B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Musical theater B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
International Business B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Science B
Computer/Information Sciences – General B


Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
English Teacher Education B
French Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B

English Language & Literature

Creative Writing B
English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B
Pre-health B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B


History – General B
Public History/Archives B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B


Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B
Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy B

Social Sciences

American Government/Politics B
Anthropology B
Economics B
Geography B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Emory & Henry College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (276) 944-4121
Website: www.ehc.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://www.ehc.edu/admission/apply-now/
Address: 30461 Garnand Drive, Emory, VA 24327-0947
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,292
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 52%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 11 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,233 (95% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $35,100
Out-of-state Tuition: $35,100
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $29,038

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Emory & Henry College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Emory & Henry College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 5
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Education 163
English Language and Literature/Letters 3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 3
Health Professions and Related Programs 21
History 3
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Library Science 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 11
Social Sciences 8
Visual and Performing Arts 8
Grand total 695

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Emory & Henry College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $35,100
Out-of-state $35,100
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $26,538
Out-of-state $26,538

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 268 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 268 100% $29,038
Student loan aid 191 71% $7,041

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 961 98% $28,568
Federal student loans 699 71% $6,608

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Emory & Henry College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Emory & Henry College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,646 716 930
Percent admitted 100% 71% 75%
Percent admitted who enrolled 16% 20% 14%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Emory & Henry College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,292
Undergraduate enrollment 1,019
Graduate enrollment 273

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Emory & Henry College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy (OTM) - Programs leading to a Master's Degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
    • Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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