Agnes Scott College

Agnes Scott College Ranking

country rank: 539
world rank: 1469

University Overview

Agnes Scott College world ranking, established in 1889, is a non-profit private liberal arts college based in the suburbs of Decatur, Georgia (population range of 10,000-49,999). Agnes Scott College (ASC) world ranking is a minor (Topuniversitieslist registration range: 500-999 students) women-only US higher education organization officially associated with the Christian-Presbyterian faith. It is approved by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Agnes Scott College (ASC) provides classes and services leading to publicly accredited higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. credentials, diplomas, associate or base degrees), bachelor degrees, and master degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 131-year-old American university has a preferential enrollment program focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education entity is rather selective, with enrollment rates ranging from 70 to 80 percent. Students from all around the world are welcome to apply for admission. ASC also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Agnes Scott College Ranking

University Identity

Name Agnes Scott College
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

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 15,000-17,500 US$ (11,000-12,900 Euro)

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
Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office 141 E. College Avenue Decatur 30030-3797 (404) 471 6285

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 Presbyterian Church (USA) - www.pcusa.org

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes 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


Memberships and Affiliations

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

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