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Emory College of Arts and Sciences

The following statistics are for the Emory College first-year class, beginning in the fall of 2016.

Applications

Applied 19,924
Accepted 5,014
Enrolled 1,371

Admitted First-Year Class (25th – 75th percentile)

Average GPA: 3.71 – 3.97 (unweighted)
SAT critical reading: 660-750
SAT math: 670-770
SAT writing: 670-770
SAT total: 2030–2270
ACT: 31-34

First-Year Class Geographic Distribution

Southeast 30.1%
Mid-Atlantic 21.2%
Midwest 10.1%
West 8.4%
New England 7.0%
Southwest 4.9%
International 18.3%

First-Year Class Self-Identified Racial/Ethnic Statistics

Caucasian 40.8%
Asian / Asian American 18.7%
Latino / Hispanic 10.9%
Black/African American 7.1%
Multi-Racial 4.6%
American Indian / Native American <1%
International 16.3%
Did Not Identify 1.5%

Other First-Year Student Statistics

The Class of 2020 comes to Emory from 45 states (plus DC and Puerto Rico) and 48 countries.

57.6% female
42.4% male

57% come from public high schools
43% come from private / independent / parochial schools

48.4% were admitted through an Early Decision option

Oxford College

The following statistics are for the Oxford College first-year class, beginning in the fall of 2016.

Applications

Applied 8,644
Accepted 3,280
Enrolled 510

Admitted First-Year Class (25th – 75th percentile)

Average GPA: 3.57 – 3.92 (unweighted)
SAT critical reading: 630-730
SAT math: 640-760
SAT writing: 640-740
SAT total: 1940-2210
ACT: 29-33

First-Year Class Geographic Distribution

Southeast 40.6%
Mid-Atlantic 13.7%
West 7.6%
Midwest 6.3%
New England 5.5%
Southwest 3.9%
International 18.3%

First-Year Class Self-Identified Racial/Ethnic Statistics

Caucasian 34.5%
Asian / Asian American 28.8%
Latino / Hispanic 9.4%
Black/African American 7.8%
Multi-Racial 2.4%
American Indian / Native American <1%
International 15.3%
Did not Identify 1.8%

Other First-Year Student Statistics

The Class of 2020 comes to Oxford from 38 states (plus DC and Puerto Rico) and 27 countries.

59.4% female
40.6% male

60% come from public high schools
38% come from private / independent / parochial schools

34.1% were admitted through an Early Decision option

 

Date of record explanation: The date of record for Class of 2020 data is July 2016. Please note, that some of the data posted here may differ from data posted in publications because of the date of record used. Current 2016-2017 publications also used a date of record of July 2016.