2,202
Students
Financial aid thermometer
23,565
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
74
74%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Morehouse College is a 4-year institution located in Atlanta, GA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 830 Westview Drive, SW
Atlanta, GA  30314
United States
Contact Phone: 404-681-2800

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
African American/Black Studies Checkmark
Chinese Studies Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
Early Childhood Education Checkmark
Engineering Associate Bachelors
Engineering Physics/applied Physics Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government Checkmark
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Urban Studies/affairs Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
Film/cinema/video Studies Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,349
Applied
1,748
Accepted
2,202
Enrolled
74%
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Male Admissions

2,349
Males Applied
1,748
Males Accepted
74%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.2
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Interview
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 3

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st March 15th
Other early decision plan November 1st December 15th
Transfer February 1st March 15th

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 538 480 590
SAT Math 520 470 570
ACT Composite 21 18 23

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

25,368
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Fees

2,206
Full-time student fees
13,438
Room & board
7,510
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

23,565
Avg. Financial Aid Package
23,454
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
38,701
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,349
Avg. Loan Aid
28,810
Avg. Grant Aid
20,851
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

2,202
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
72%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.64%
Black or African American 94.04%
White or Caucasian 0.23%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.18%
Asian 0.09%
Two or more races 2.09%
Other 1.36%

Gender

Male (100%)
Female (0%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Men-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 61%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Founders' Week and Commencement/Reunion

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Morehouse College Glee Club, Morehouse Business Association, SGA, Morehouse Public Health Association and Pre-Law Society

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
emergency call boxes, safety tips and awareness training

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Golf Checkmark Division 2 No
Lacrosse Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Lacrosse No No No
Soccer No No No
Swimming And Diving No No No
Table Tennis No No No
Tennis No No No
Track And Field No No No
Volleyball No No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

217
Total Faculty
12:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 169
Part-time - 48
Male - 136
Female - 81