Agnes Scott College

country rank  530
world rank  1458

Publish your
uniRank University Ranking

University Overview

Founded in 1889, Agnes Scott College is a non-profit private liberal arts higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Decatur (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Georgia. Officially accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges, Agnes Scott College (ASC) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 500-999 students) women only US higher education institution formally affiliated with the Christian-Presbyterian religion. Agnes Scott College (ASC) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 131 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. ASC also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

Search Engine New

University Search Engine

search the Agnes Scott College's website

University Identity

Name
Acronym ASC
Founded 1889
Motto Educating women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times
Colours Purple and white

University Location

Address 141 E. College Avenue
Decatur
30030-3770 Georgia
United States
Tel +1 (404) 471 6000
Fax +1 (404) 471 6067

Study Areas and Degree Levels


Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's courses and programs with the uniRank Search Engine

Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)

Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's tuition fees with the uniRank Search Engine

University Admissions

Gender Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
New Admission Requirements - Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 141 E. College Avenue
Decatur 30030-3797
(404) 471 6285

Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's admission policy with the uniRank Search Engine

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation Christian-Presbyterian Christian-Presbyterian Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org

Carnegie Classification New

Basic Classification Baccalaureate Colleges: Arts & Sciences Focus
2000 Classification Baccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Size & Setting Four-year, very small, highly residential institution
Enrollment Profile Exclusively undergraduate four-year
Undergraduate Profile Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution
Undergraduate Instructional Program Arts & sciences plus professions, no graduate coexistence
Graduate Instructional Program Not Classified (Exclusively Graduate Programs)

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Agnes Scott College's Library
Agnes Scott College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 194,606 physical volumes, 27,686 physical media, 37 digital/electronic medium and 474 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes
Agnes Scott College provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 916 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's facilities and services with the uniRank Search Engine

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1907


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • American Chemical Society (ACS)


Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's accreditations with the uniRank Search Engine

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Athletic Association (NAA)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

Academic Structure

Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.



Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's faculties or academic divisions with the uniRank Search Engine


Social Media

Facebook

Agnes Scott College's Facebook page for social networking Agnes Scott College's Facebook page


Twitter

Agnes Scott College's Twitter webpage for micro-blogging and news updates Agnes Scott College's Twitter page


LinkedIn

Agnes Scott College's LinkedIn profile for business and academic networking


YouTube

Agnes Scott College's YouTube or Vimeo channel for videos Agnes Scott College's YouTube page


Instagram

Agnes Scott College's Instagram or Flickr account for photos


Online Courses

iTunes U

Agnes Scott College's iTunes U channel for video lectures and course podcasts. Direct link (iTunes software required)


Open Education Global

Not reported


Tip: search for Agnes Scott College's online or distance education courses with the uniRank Search Engine


Wikipedia Article

Video Presentation


Related Resources

Find out rankings and reviews of all Universities in the United States

Search for courses and scholarships with the uniRank World Universities Search Engine

Explore a list of all recognized Universities in North America by country

Errors and Update

Site last updated: Friday, 2 October 2020