Oglethorpe University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
4484 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30319-2797
(404) 364-8307
(800) 428-4484
Fax: (404) 364-8500

Contact: Dennis Matthews
Associate Dean for Enrollment Management
Main Address
4484 Peachtree Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30319
(404) 261-1441

www.oglethorpe.edu
Size
Total undergrads: 999
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 245
Degree-seeking undergrads: 958
Graduate enrollment: 54

Setting
Suburban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 43%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 80%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Organizational Behavior Studies B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical Laboratory Science B
Predentistry B
Premedicine B
Prepharmacy B
Preveterinary Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Mathematics/Computer Science B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Physics B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Social Work B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations 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.

Oglethorpe University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (404) 261-1441
Website: oglethorpe.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: https://apply.oglethorpe.edu/apply/
Address: 4484 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30319-2797
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,385
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 47%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 1,385 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $39,580
Out-of-state Tuition: $39,580
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $30,402

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

Oglethorpe University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Oglethorpe University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 3
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 3
Engineering 12
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
History 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 3
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 4
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 130

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Oglethorpe University 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 $39,580
Out-of-state $39,580
Books and supplies $1,200

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

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 326 99%
Grant or scholarship aid 326 99% $30,402
Student loan aid 204 62% $8,411

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,198 95% $28,075
Federal student loans 956 76% $7,003

Admissions & Enrollment

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

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,327 840 1,487
Percent admitted 100% 68% 67%
Percent admitted who enrolled 17% 18% 17%

Admissions Considerations

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

Oglethorpe University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,385
Undergraduate enrollment 1,385
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Oglethorpe University Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

*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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