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Emory University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Atlanta, GA

Academic Calendar System
Summer Session
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African Studies
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient Studies/Civilization
  • Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Mathematics, General
  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics, Other
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biophysics
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chinese Language and Literature
  • Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
  • Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Communication and Media Studies, Other
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • East Asian Studies
  • Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
  • Education, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Studies
  • Film/Cinema/Video Studies
  • French Studies
  • German Studies
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • History, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Italian Studies
  • Japanese Language and Literature
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Latin Language and Literature
  • Linguistics
  • Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods, Other
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Mathematics and Statistics, Other
  • Mathematics, General
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Near and Middle Eastern Studies
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Sciences
  • Physics, General
  • Playwriting and Screenwriting
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Public Policy Analysis, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Russian Language and Literature
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Statistics, General
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Social sciences, Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, engineering, nursing
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction

Full-Time Faculty
Part-Time Faculty
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 48% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 6% of classes
40-49 students: 4% of classes
50-99 students: 11% of classes
Over 100 students: 2% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 15% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 39% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 24% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 9% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 6% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 7% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Library Available on Campus
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
Not Reported
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education

Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Laws, Master of Music, Master of Arts, Master of Theology, Master of Theological Studies, Master of Public Health, Master of Science, Master of Science in Public Health, Master of Development Practice, Master of Divinity, Master of Medical Science, Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Sacred Music

Master's Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Anesthesiologist Assistant Studies
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Ethics
  • Health Education
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Health Services Research
  • Law
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Public Health--General
  • Theology

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Doctor of Theology, Juris Doctor, Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Medicine

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Allied Health--General
  • Allopathic Medicine
  • Animal Behavior
  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biostatistics
  • Cell Biology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Cognitive Sciences
  • Comparative Literature
  • Developmental Biology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Epidemiology
  • Ethics
  • Film, Television, and Video Theory and Criticism
  • Health Education
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Health Services Research
  • History
  • Immunology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Law
  • Molecular Pathogenesis
  • Neuroscience
  • Nutrition
  • Pastoral Ministry and Counseling
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Portuguese
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Health--General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Theology
  • Women's Studies

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