Morehouse College

Morehouse College

Morehouse College is a historically black college located in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. It was established in 1867 by William Jefferson White, an Augusta Baptist cabinetmaker and minister. Originally, the college was named Augusta Institute. It received its present name in 1913. Morehouse College occupies a land area of more than 60 acres. The college offers degrees through its academic divisions, which are:

  • Division of Business Administration and Economics
  • Division of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Division of Science and Mathematics

Morehouse College's athletic teams are known as the Maroon Tigers. Students compete in campus sports such as baseball, basketball, football, cross country, tennis, golf, and track and field. Students have access to several of the college's Greek fraternities and sororities including Alpha Phi Alpha, Phi Beta Sigma, Iota Phi Theta, and Omega Psi Phi.

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Chinese Studies
African-American/Black Studies
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Early Childhood Education And Teaching
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Engineering Science
French Language And Literature
Spanish Language And Literature
English Language And Literature, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Mathematics, General
International/Global Studies
Health And Physical Education/Fitness, General
Religion/Religious Studies
Chemistry, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Film/Cinema/Video Studies
Art/Art Studies, General
Music, General
History, General
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2018-19, National Center for Education Statistics,

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