Home to about 1,014 undergraduates in 2020, Agnes Scott is a small, private college located in Decatur, Georgia. A safe, suburban environment can offer many of the amenities of city living without the constant hum. Should you tire of the campus however, Agnes Scott offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Agnes Scott can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Agnes Scott Guide to Distance and Online Learning.
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Individuals with disabilities make up 21.0% of the student population at Agnes Scott. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Agnes Scott Disability Services.
While not a "service academy", Agnes Scott does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information, check out our Agnes Scott for Veterans Guide.
Agnes Scott offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Agnes Scott has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,014 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 1,003 (98.9%). Part-time attendance was 11 (1.1%).
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Agnes Scott is less diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Agnes Scott #2424 out of 3,451.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
We wanted to tell you about student athletes at Agnes Scott, but that information was not available.
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Agnes Scott College Athletics