Emory University

Academic Highlights

  • Students can choose from over 70+ majors, 50+ minors, and a variety of preprofessional options, as well as joint majors and combined bachelor's/master's degrees.

  • The student-to-faculty ratio is 8:1, the average class size is 24 students, and 80% of classes have fewer than 30 students.

  • The First Year at Emory (FYE) program offers students the chance to get to know the campus, professors, and fellow hallmates through unique programming on campus and in residence halls. 

  • 48% of students pursue research with faculty, and 27% pursue independent research.  Research is available across all disciplines, and available even in the first-year.

  • Pre-health and pre-law advising is available for students interested in pursuing either a health profession or a law career. 

  • During 2015-2016, 700 students participated in an Emory study abroad program. Over 135 programs worldwide are available for a semester, summer or full-year.

  • 54% of students have at least one internship during their four years.  Students can choose from approximately 2,000 internships in and around Atlanta, and 10,000+ beyond.