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Emory University

Atlanta, Georgia

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Emory University

Private 4 Year

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About Emory University

Emory University is a private research university in metropolitan Atlanta, located in the Druid Hills section of DeKalb County, Georgia, United States. The university was founded as Emory College in 1836 in Oxford, Georgia by the Methodist Episcopal Church and was named in honor of Methodist bishop John Emory. In 1915, the college relocated to metropolitan Atlanta and was rechartered as Emory University. The university is the second-oldest private institution of higher education in Georgia and among the fifty oldest private universities in the United States. Emory is frequently cited as one of the world's leading research universities and one of the top institutions in the United States.

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Location

Located in Atlanta, Georgia.

408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30322, DeKalb County

Emory University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2020 Best Colleges in America

#28 of 6828

2020 Best Colleges in Georgia

#1 of 163

Best Radiation therapy Colleges & Universities in America

#1 of 293

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Emory University is Medical followed by Business Management, Biomedical, Legal and Social Sciences.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Emory University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni