Morehouse College

Atlanta, Georgia
4-year Private university

Overview

Morehouse College is a private institution established in 1867 with urban setting located at Atlanta. It is ranked 160 in National Liberal Arts Colleges in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $27,574 (2018-19). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,202. It practices semester-based academic calendar. Morehouse College is the only four-year liberal arts institution that’s historically black and all male.

#160 in National Liberal Arts Colleges
Setting
Urban
Location Atlanta, Georgia
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1867
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
2,202 Undergraduates

Learning

11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Social Sciences
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • History
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$48,500
Cost of Attendance
$30,566
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $27,574
Outstate Tuition Fee $27,574
Room and Board Fees $13,438
$42,500 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

74% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$50 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.2 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Recommended
SAT Subject Test Recommended
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp

For International Students

-- Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Nov
01
Early Action Deadline
Nov
01
Early Decision Deadline
Feb
01
Regular Decision Deadline
Transfer Applications
Feb
01
Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Feb
15
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
Apr
01
Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$23,454 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$20,361 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $48,500
99% Students with need received Financial Aid
--% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application April 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA, CSS

Merit Scholarships

Available
Morehouse Academic Scholarship
Total Worth $200 to $10,000.00
Eligibility First-time freshmen
Minimum Criteria --
Requirement for maintenance --
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Not Available

Students

2,202 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
80% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
55% Students graduate within 6 years