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Agnes Scott, founded in 1889, is a church-affiliated, liberal arts college for women. Its 100-acre campus is located in Decatur, six miles from downtown Atlanta. Campus buildings are Gothic and Victorian in style.

Website: www.agnesscott.edu/

Private
1,005
Undergraduate
Students
(99.6%) 1,001 Women
(0.4%) 4 Men
62
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
65% of 1,751 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
March 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.75
SAT Math
600 average
540-650 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
640 average
590-690 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
27 average
24-30 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$59,645
Tuition and Fees
$44,250
Room and Board
$13,050
Average Percent of Need Met
86%
Average Freshman Award
$38,877
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,271
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
92
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 53% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 3% of classes
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Campus Life

Decatur Population
20,086
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Atlanta
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
82% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Scottish terrier (Scottie)
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
8.2% Asian
34.1% Black/African-American
14.7% Hispanic/Latino
6.5% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.3% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
33.1% White
2.9% Unknown
International Students
5.5% from 22 countries
First-Year Students Returning
85.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
69.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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