Ranked as one of the nation’s top liberal arts colleges, Spelman College is a college for women of all races, ethnicities and cultures. Situated on 39 beautiful acres just minutes from downtown Atlanta, GA, this four-year institution is part of a consortium of historically black institutions. Partners include the Interdenominational Theological Center, Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, and Morehouse School of Medicine.
The majority of faculty hold terminal degrees in their areas of expertise and the student to teacher ratio is extremely low. The school prides itself on globalizing and integrating learning by teaching using creative and innovative methods.
Numerous student-centered activities are offered and the school encourages community involvement. There are community service programs such as the Up Til Dawn Community Service Group that works with St. Jude’s Hospital as well as other various civic organizations. There is also an active Greek life on campus that combines sistership, fun and community service to provide enriching experiences that will last a lifetime. In addition, the school offers cultural events, sports, and numerous other campus activities to ensure that students gain an educational experience that will expand their educational, cultural, social and interpersonal views.