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Oglethorpe University

Oglethorpe University

4484 Peachtree Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30319-2797
(404) 261-1441

Founded in 1835, Oglethorpe University is a 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. This very small school offers subjects including science and accounting. This school offers 26 bachelors level degrees and one degree at the masters level to students. 1,155 students sought degrees from the 27 programs at OU in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits this school. OU is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia.

Admission

In 2010, 2,443 students applied for admission to this school. It admitted 86% of applicants or 2,101 students. Just under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 2,443 students applied for admission to this school. It admitted 86% of applicants or 2,101 students. Just under two-thirds of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 86%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 84%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 89%

Student Demographics

OU had 1,155 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

OU had 1,155 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 439
  • Total Enrolled Female: 716
  • Undergraduate Male: 433
  • Undergraduate Female: 650
  • Graduate Male: 2
  • Graduate Female: 70

Faculty Demographics

This liberal arts college has 111 instructors. 49 out of 111 instructors are full-time, about 55% of instructors are part-time, and close to 43% of faculty are women.

Faculty Demographics

This liberal arts college has 111 instructors. 49 out of 111 instructors are full-time, about 55% of instructors are part-time, and close to 43% of faculty are women.

  • Male: 63
  • Female: 48
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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