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Agnes Scott College

141 E. College Ave., Decatur, GA 30030
By Atcharles [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons
By Atcharles [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

Since 1889, Agnes Scott has inspired students to discover new opportunities, new challenges and new strengths through a liberal arts education in a setting dedicated to women. Its award-winning faculty helps students gain the tools — a well-rounded knowledge of the arts and sciences, critical thinking and leadership skills, and an appreciation of world cultures — that provide a lifetime of success and satisfaction.

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Private not-for-profit
Type Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
Highest degree Bachelor's degree
Campus setting Suburb: Large
Student population 959 (906 undergradate)
Sector Private not-for-profit
Primary Public Control Not applicable
Secondary Public Control Not applicable
Has Governing Board Institution is NOT part of a system or corporate entity
Governing Board Not Applicable
Core Statistical Areas) (CSA) Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Gainesville
Core Based Statistical Areas) (CBSA) Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA
FIPS State Code Georgia
Geographic Location Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV
Control/Affiiation Private not-for-profit (religious affiliation)
Status Active - institution active
Currently Active Yes