Oglethorpe University

Enrollment: 1,540
Undergraduate: 60+ Undergraduate majors and one Master’s
Highest degree: Master of Business Administration
President: Kathryn McClymond
Founded: 1835

Founded in 1835, Oglethorpe University is Atlanta’s only co-educational, small, private college. With more than 1,500 diverse and engaged students representing more than 30 states and 30 countries, Oglethorpe is renowned for its groundbreaking Core curriculum, innovative Hammack School of Business and vibrant fine arts programs in partnership with Actor’s Express and the on-campus Oglethorpe University Museum of Art. Competing in the NCAA’s Division III, the Oglethorpe Stormy Petrels field teams in 16 women’s and men’s sports. The University is also a strategic partner with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in its commitment to diversifying the pipeline into Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) fields. Connecting theory and practice, Oglethorpe offers robust experiential learning, co-curricular, undergraduate research and study abroad programs.

Oglethorpe re-launched Atlanta’s most flexible, accessible and affordable Master of Business Administration program in 2023 and strives to be Atlanta’s premier undergraduate learning experience. Oglethorpe combines the best of the classic liberal arts of oral and written communication skills, critical thinking, and problem solving with the new liberal arts of digital fluency, climate awareness, multicultural competency, and high stakes/high conflict situation skills.