Oglethorpe University
#1677 Overall Influence#643 Desirability Rank

Oglethorpe University

Private liberal arts college in Brookhaven, GA, USA

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From Wikipedia

Oglethorpe University is a private liberal arts college in Brookhaven, Georgia. Originally chartered in 1835, it was named in honor of General James Edward Oglethorpe, founder of the Colony of Georgia.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

2,386

Acceptance

67%

Graduation Rate

47%

Median SAT Score

1195

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$39,300

Fees (in-state)

$280

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$18,675
30K-48K$19,353
48K-75K$22,002
75K-110K$23,419
110K+$25,154

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$49,400

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

1K

Under-Grads

1K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

4484 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta GA 30319-2797

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

52 per 100k

Violent Crime

11 per 100k

What is Oglethorpe University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1023 World Rank
Business
#698 World Rank
History
#1149 World Rank
Literature
#1087 World Rank
Political Science
#1283 World Rank
Philosophy
#2838 World Rank
Engineering
#1275 World Rank
Communications
#2582 World Rank
Biology
#1417 World Rank
Physics
#1210 World Rank
Psychology
#2246 World Rank
Mathematics
#2462 World Rank
Economics
#1882 World Rank
Sociology
#1543 World Rank
Social Work
#4148 World Rank
Chemistry

Influential People

Who are Oglethorpe University's Most influential alumni?

Oglethorpe University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Business, History, and Literature. Oglethorpe University’s most academically influential people include Sable Elyse Smith, Robert Loftin, and Robert Bothmann.

Sable Elyse Smith

Interdisciplinary artist and writer

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Robert Loftin

American environmentalist, ornithologist, and philosopher

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Robert Bothmann

American catalog librarian

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Jill R. Harper

American molecular biologist and policy advisor

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Samuel B. McKee

Politician

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William C. Kavanaugh

American politician

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Charles Newell Carter

American politician, North Carolina

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Adrian Maurer

College and professional football player

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Joe Sutton

American journalist

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John Burke
John Burke

Pianist and composer

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William J. Sasnett

President of Auburn University

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Charles L. Weltner

American politician

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