#708 Overall Influence #1205 Desirability Rank

Spelman College

Historically Black women's college in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

From Wikipedia

Spelman College is a private, historically Black, women's liberal arts college in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The college is part of the Atlanta University Center academic consortium in Atlanta. Founded in 1881 as the Atlanta Baptist Female Seminary, Spelman received its collegiate charter in 1924, making it America's oldest private historically black liberal arts college for women.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,118

Acceptance

53%

Graduation Rate

75%

Median SAT Score

1155

Median ACT Score

24

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$25,942

Fees (in-state)

$4,030

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$40,517
30K - 48K$41,714
48K - 75K$42,805
75K - 110K$43,655
110K+$48,016

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$50,700

Employed

93%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta GA 30314-4399

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

14 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

52 per 100K

Violent Crime

11 per 100K

What is Spelman College 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

#238 World Rank
Education
#315 World Rank
History
#531 World Rank
Literature
#385 World Rank
Political Science
#637 World Rank
Medical
#615 World Rank
Mathematics
#478 World Rank
Psychology
#1552 World Rank
Biology
#1739 World Rank
Engineering
#337 World Rank
Sociology
#1253 World Rank
Computer Science
#869 World Rank
Philosophy
#798 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1360 World Rank
Chemistry
#813 World Rank
Economics
#1418 World Rank
Physics
#311 World Rank
Social Work
#847 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#180 World Rank
Nursing
#492 World Rank
Law
#705 World Rank
Communications
#764 World Rank
Business
#909 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2786 World Rank
Earth Sciences

Influential People

Who are Spelman College's Most influential alumni?

Spelman College 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Education, and Social Work

Clara Ann Howard

Clara Ann Howard

American educator and Baptist missionary

Linda Goode Bryant

Linda Goode Bryant

American film director

LaTanya Richardson Jackson

LaTanya Richardson Jackson

American actress and television producer

Renee M. Johnson

American scientist

Erica Tazel

Erica Tazel

American actress

Maia Campbell

American film, television actress and model

Angelou Ezeilo

Angelou Ezeilo

American entrepreneur and activist

Joycelyn Harrison

NASA engineer. 1964- From: United States: Virginia Fields: Chemistry , Invention

Tiona Nekkia McClodden

Visual artist

Kokui Selormey

Ghanaian media personality

Janina Jeff

American geneticist

Josephine Dobbs Clement

American politician