Morehouse College

830 Westview Dr Sw, Atlanta, GA 30314
Tel: (404)681-2800
Private not-for-profit | 2,340 students
The mission of Morehouse College is to provide a comprehensive academic, social and spiritual experience that prepares its students for leadership and success in the larger society.

School Overview:

Morehouse College
CountyFulton County, GA
Title IV EligibleParticipat
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges--Liberal Arts
Institution LevelFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profit
Instructional Staff Total
(research/public service staff included)
185 staff115 staff
Student Body
Total Enrollment2,340 students1,633 students
# Full-Time Students
2,187 students1,434 students
# Part-Time Students
153 students137 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hawaiian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Two or more races
Finances and Admission
In-State Tuition Fees
Out-State Tuition Fees
Percent Admitted66%64%
SAT Reading (25-75%)450-570450-570
SAT Math (25-75%)460-570460-573
SAT Writing (25-75%)440-550440-570
ACT English (25-75%)18-2419-25
ACT Math (25-75%)18-2418-25
ACT Composite (25-75%)19-2420-25

School Notes:

  • Morehouse College is the nation’s largest, private liberal arts college for African-American men. Founded in 1867, the College enrolls approximately 3,000 students and confers bachelor’s degrees on more black men than any other institution in the world.
  • Morehouse operates under the semester system offering the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. The College offers 26 majors in three academic divisions: Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Mathematics, and Business and Economics, and a dual-degree program in engineering with the Georgia Institute of Technology.
  • Campus facilities includes dormitories, the Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel, and classroom buildings, Archer Hall Student Center and Chivers-Lane Dining Hall, and the Davidson House-Center for Excellence, the Technology Connector, the Morehouse Leadership Center, a five hundred car parking deck, and campus bookstore.
  • Morehouse is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Morehouse is one of only four liberal arts colleges in the nation with AACSB International accreditation and a Phi Beta Kappa chapter.
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