International Study Center
Welcome to one of Georgia’s most inclusive and open-minded universities. Here, you’ll meet people just like you – ambitious students who want to share their interests, and celebrate yours.
At Oglethorpe, you’ll focus on your career goals and have the freedom to study other interests. You’ll develop new ways of thinking through the Core curriculum, and take part in community projects that have real world impact. When you graduate, you’ll have more than a degree.
At the International Study Center, you'll learn academic subjects while improving your English language skills and studying credit-bearing academic courses. You'll then continue your degree studies in your second-year.
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Top 160 in National Liberal Arts Colleges
(#159 by U.S. News and World Report, 2017)
Atlanta has everything from world-class arts, concerts, and festivals to one of the top restaurant scenes in the country. The city attracts companies from around the world, giving you the opportunity to connect with 1,250 global corporations during your studies.
Our stunning campus is home to 1,184 of the most engaged, independent, and open-minded students in America.
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Our A_LAB (Atlanta Laboratory for Learning) connects academic study with exciting careers. This is your opportunity to get an internship with a global company like Coca-Cola or CNN, or with leading artists and scientists.
A Unique Education
A place where everyone knows your name, you’ll receive personal attention in every aspect of university life. You may even get to have lunch with our President, and get breakfast cooked and served to you by your professors.
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Oglethorpe University is a liberal arts and sciences university that unites a close-knit campus community with big city culture and opportunities.