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Emory College

The following statistics are for the Emory College first-year class, beginning in the fall of 2013.

Applications

Applied 17,681
Admitted 26.5%
Enrolled 1,341

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

Average GPA: 3.73 – 3.98 (unweighted)
SAT critical reading: 640-740
SAT math: 670-770
SAT writing: 660-760
SAT total: 2000–2230
ACT: 30-33

First-Year Class Geographic Distribution

Southeast 30%
Mid-Atlantic 23%
West 11%
Midwest 8%
New England 8%
Southwest 5%
International 16%

First-Year Class Self-Identified Racial/Ethnic Statistics

Caucasian 46%
Asian / Asian American 32%
Black/African American 10%
Latino / Hispanic 8%
American Indian / Native American <1%
Did not Identify 4%

Other First-Year Student Statistics

The Class of 2017 comes to Emory from 905 secondary schools and from 46 states 29 nations.

57% female
43% male

86% come from outside Georgia
70% come from outside the Southeast

60% come from public high schools
40% come from private / independent / parochial schools

49% were admitted through an Early Decision option

First-Year Class International Distribution

Other than the United States, enrolling first-year students come from the following countries:

Belgium
Brazil
Canada
Cayman Islands
China
Hong Kong S.A.R.
Colombia
Ecuador
Germany
Greece
India
Japan
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Korea, Republic of
Netherlands
Nigeria
Pakistan
Palestinian National Authority
Panama
Portugal
Qatar
Russian Federation
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
Switzerland
Taiwan
Thailand
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
Vietnam

Oxford College

The following statistics are for the Oxford College first-year class, beginning in the fall of 2013.

Applications

Applied 6,877
Admitted 39%
Enrolled 498

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

Average GPA: 3.52 – 3.90 (unweighted)
SAT critical reading: 600-710
SAT math: 610-730
SAT writing: 600-720
SAT total: 1850-2120
ACT: 27-32

First-Year Class Geographic Distribution

Southeast 45%
Mid-Atlantic 12%
West 10%
New England 7%
Southwest 6%
Midwest 4%
International 15%

First-Year Class Self-Identified Racial/Ethnic Statistics

Caucasian 36%
Asian / Asian American 41%
Black/African American 10%
Latino / Hispanic 7%
American Indian / Native American 1%
Did not Identify 4%

Other First-Year Student Statistics

The Class of 2017 comes to Emory from 36 states and 17 nations.

55% female
45% male

73% come from outside Georgia
55% come from outside the Southeast

65% come from public high schools
35% come from private / independent / parochial schools

29% were admitted through an Early Decision option