Abstract Background Image Banner
#1707 Overall Influence #643 Desirability Rank

Oglethorpe University

Private liberal arts college in Brookhaven, GA, USA

Oglethorpe University Rankings

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

51%

Median SAT Score

1195

Median ACT Score

25

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$40,880

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

#1014 World Rank
Business
#701 World Rank
History
#1156 World Rank
Literature
#1077 World Rank
Political Science
#1295 World Rank
Philosophy
#2799 World Rank
Engineering
#1249 World Rank
Communications
#2491 World Rank
Biology
#1400 World Rank
Physics
#1188 World Rank
Psychology
#2196 World Rank
Mathematics
#2340 World Rank
Economics
#1845 World Rank
Sociology
#3988 World Rank
Chemistry
#1649 World Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#697 World Rank
Anthropology
#978 World Rank
Law
#1286 World Rank
Education
#1365 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1781 World Rank
Medical
#2209 World Rank
Computer Science
#2320 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2822 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#3009 World Rank
Nursing

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 Anthropology, History, and Law

Elias A Castro

Researcher

Robert Bothmann

American catalog librarian

M Clarke Miller

Researcher

Robert Loftin

American environmentalist, ornithologist, and philosopher

Charles Newell Carter

American politician, North Carolina

Adrian Maurer

College and professional football player

William C. Kavanaugh

American politician

Scott M Stagg

Researcher

Samuel B. McKee

Politician

Reginald F. Frye

Researcher

Joe Sutton

American journalist

Sable Elyse Smith

Interdisciplinary artist and writer