Emory University | USA
Emory was founded at Oxford by the Methodist Church in 1836. Located just 15 minutes from downtown Atlanta in the tree-lined suburban neighborhood of Druid Hills, Emory University is positioned along the Clifton Corridor, which also includes the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Emory University is home to nine major academic divisions, numerous centers for advanced study and a host of prestigious affiliated institutions. In addition to Emory College, the University encompasses a graduate school of arts and sciences; professional schools of medicine, theology, law, nursing, public health and business and Oxford College, a two-year undergraduate division on the original campus of Emory in Oxford, Ga. Emory University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award degrees at the associate, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels. Emory students have the rare opportunity to learn from faculty luminaries such as former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and novelist Salman Rushdie.