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Quick Facts

Facts and statistics about the Oxford College campus, its students, academics, and community, and financial aid as well as outcomes for Emory University undergraduates.


Where is Oxford College?

Oxford College, a two-year undergraduate division of Emory University, is located on its original campus in Oxford, Georgia, a community about 36 miles east of Atlanta.


Campus

354
acres of campus
60%
of campus buildings have been built or renovated since 2005
11-acre
organic farm provides food and augments classroom instruction
36
miles from Emory's Atlanta Campus

Learning

99%
of classes have fewer than 30 students
20
average class size
85%
of students participate in leadership training
10
most popular majors:
biology, business administration (BBA), neuroscience and behavioral biology, psychology, economics, human health, chemistry, political science, nursing (BSN), applied mathematics

Financial Aid

60%
of undergraduates receive financial aid
$222.4 million
total undergraduate aid awarded
$46,618
average financial aid package
19%
Pell Grant recipients
100%
of demonstrated financial need for all accepted domestic students is met by Oxford

Student Body

1067
total students
593
first-year students
80+
student organizations
9
varsity athletic teams
80%
of students hold a leadership position on campus
99%
of students live on campus

Geographic Diversity

44+
Students come from 46 states + Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C.
16
countries
14%
international

Self-Identified Race and Ethnicity

33%
Caucasian/White
28%
Asian/Asian American
14%
Non US Citizen
10%
Hispanic/Latinx
8%
African American/Black
2%
Did not identify

Admitted Class of 2025 Profile

20,212
applications
4,006
admitted
608
enrolled

Academics

80+
majors
60+
minors
50%+
of students double major
10+
preprofessional options
16
academic pathways in the business school

Outcomes

Emory tracks outcomes 3 months after graduation instead of the national average of 6 months after graduation. We think this is a more accurate representation of career opportunities. Fewer than three months after graduation Emory Class of 2020 graduates were pursuing the following opportunities:

48%
full-time employment
35%
continuing education/fellowships
10%
currently seeking opportunity
2%
postgraduate internships
2%
return to home country
3%
gap year/volunteer/not actively seeking
.2%
military

Top Employers

Teach for America • Emory University • EY • BlackRock • National Institutes of Health • Google • Fulbright Program • Accenture • Goldman Sachs • Triage Consulting Group

Emory College of Arts and Sciences

$62,780
Emory College average starting salary
90%
had their next steps planned within three months of graduation

Goizueta Business School

$71,000
Goizueta Business School average starting salary
95%
had a job offer within three months of graduation

Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing

98%
Employed within 3 months of graduation
96%
passed the nursing board exam on their first try (national average: 93%)

Top Graduate Schools

Emory • Columbia • Duke • Chicago • Wake Forest • NYU • St. Andrews • Penn • Harvard • Stanford

Date of Record Explanation

The date of record for Class of 2025 data is July 2021. You can find additional information at apply.emory.edu.