|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Students with disability||11%|
|Student to faculty ratio||12:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,536 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Morehouse College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 3,186 applications and 2,105 students were granted admission. Morehouse College is at the #64 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 59% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 56% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||860 to 1095|
|ACT||19 to 24|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Morehouse College's tuition was $24,565 for all students regardless of residency (8.3% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 98% of Morehouse College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 57% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,948 (which is 12.5% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Morehouse College in 2016-2017, was 477, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $6,120 (which is 3.8% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Morehouse College has enrolled a total of 2,108 students (2,020 students full-time and 88 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,108 students, 64 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 100% men and 0% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
Black/African American: 95%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Two or more races: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Morehouse College.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Mathematics And Statistics||18%||23|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||11%||14|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||7%||9|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||4%||5|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||3%||4|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||3%||4|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||2%||2|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Morehouse College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Morehouse College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $28,400. Last year, out of the total 767 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 690 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 986 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 878 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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