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830 Westview Drive Southwest
Atlanta, Georgia 30314
Main Phone: (470) 639-0999
Main Contact: Admissions

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Morehouse College

     Morehouse College is a private, all-male, historically black college located in Atlanta, Georgia. Along with Hampden-Sydney College and Wabash College, Morehouse is one of three remaining traditional men's colleges in the United States.
     Morehouse has a 61-acre (250,000 m2) campus and an enrollment of approximately 3,000 students. The student-faculty ratio is 16:1 and 100% of the school's tenure-track faculty hold tertiary degrees. Along with Clark Atlanta University, Interdenominational Theological Center, Morehouse School of Medicine and nearby women's college Spelman College, Morehouse is part of the Atlanta University Center.
     Morehouse is one of two black colleges in the country to produce Rhodes Scholars, and it is the alma mater of many African-American leaders, including Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., filmmaker Spike Lee, actor Samuel L. Jackson, Olympic gold medalist Edwin Moses, former Bank of America Chairman Walter E. Massey, and the first African-American mayor of Atlanta, Maynard Jackson, among others.

Quick Facts

Undergrad Population: 2689
Graduate Population: 0
Student Body: Men Only
In State Tuition: $23520
Out of State Tuition: $23520
Room & Board: $12184
Applications Due: February 15th ($45)
Conference: Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
Mascot: Maroon Tigers
Accreditations: SACS,
Online Classes: no
Percent Men: 100%
Percent Women: 0

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Majors Offered

Business Administration and Economics
-Business Administration
-Business Administration Online

Creative and Performing Arts
-Art History
-Cinema, Television, and Emerging Media Studies
-Theatre and Performance
-Dance Performance and Choreography

Experiential Learning and Interdisciplinary Studies
-Software Engineering

-Africana Studies -English

Life Sciences
-Kinesiology, Sports Studies, and Physical Education

Mathematics and Computational Sciences
-Applied Physics (Dual-Degree Engineering)
-Computer Science
-Computer Science Online
-General Science (Dual-Degree Engineering)

Social Sciences and Cultural Studies
-Chinese Studies
-Communication Studies
-International Studies
-Political Science
-Urban Studies

Sports & Extra Curricular Activities
Choral Groups, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Pep Band, Student Newspaper
College History
     Dr. Leroy Keith, Jr., was named president in 1987. In 1995, alumnus Dr. Walter E. Massey, became Morehouse's ninth president. His successor, Dr. Robert Michael Franklin is the tenth president of the college.
     In 2006, Morehouse graduated 540 men, one of the largest classes in its history.[9] On May 16, 2008, Joshua Packwood became the first white valedictorian to graduate in the school's 141-year history.[10][11] In August 2008, Morehouse welcomed a total of 920 new students (770 freshmen and 150 transfer students) to its campus, one of the largest entering classes in the history of the school.[12] Interestingly, of the 5 colleges in the Western world which have awarded honorary degrees to controversial Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe, Morehouse College is one of only 2 which has not revoked the award (in this case, a Legum Doctor).
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News and Upcoming Events at Morehouse College

A King Celebration Concert
ATLANTA – December 7, 2005 - On Jan. 12, 2006 at 8 p.m. the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (ASO), NPR®, The King Center, Morehouse College, Spelman Colleg ...
HBCU Graduate and NFL Player talks about the NFL
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On-Site Entry-Level Job Interviews and Free Job Training in Sales: The NABOB Media Sales Institute at the AUC
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Morehouse College To Receive $1.25 million Grant To Support Career Readiness Initiatives For Students
Morehouse College will receive a $1.25 million grant from UNCF (United Negro College Fund) to support an initiative that will provide students with t ...
Nickelodeon Actor Attends Morehouse
Nickelodeon Actor Attends Morehouse By Danielle Johnson Black College Wire "Goo Punch, everybody, Goo Punch, everybody sing, Goo Punch!" T ...
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