: 1831; the oldest private college in Georgia
: LaGrange, Georgia (pop. 30,000)— 60 miles SW of Atlanta on I-85
: The United Methodist Church
: About 1,000 students, representing 19 states and 10 countries
: 11-1;classes average 12 students
: more than 55 academic and pre-professional programs
: The College is renowned for its offerings in drama, music and art
: Member of NCAA Division III in 16 athletic programs, including football
: 50+ student clubs and organizations
: 97 percent of students receive financial assistance; more than $8 million awarded
: LaGrange College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools to award the degrees of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor
of Music, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of
Science in Nursing, Master of Education, Master of Arts in Teaching, the Specialist
in Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction Education, and the Master of
Arts in Organizational Leadership. Accreditation information is given in order
for interested constituents to (1) learn about the accreditation status of LaGrange
College, (2) file a third-party comment at the time of the institution's decennial
review, or (3) file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance
with a standard or requirement. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern
Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 or visit www.sacscoc.org
for questions about the accreditation of LaGrange College. Normal inquiries about
the institution, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs,
etc. should be addressed directly to LaGrange College and not to the Commissions
of College's Office.
Transformation is at the heart of a liberal arts education. Studies show, and
employers agree, that this well-rounded approach enhances analytical aptitude and
adaptability. You’ll find that to be true at LaGrange College, where you’ll gain
a broader, deeper knowledge of many subject areas, along with practical skills
– providing flexibility in your career choices.
Since our founding in 1831, LaGrange College has offered a beautiful, intimate
setting. Here, you’ll be part of a close-knit, supportive community as you
begin your journey toward self-discovery. With a student/professor ratio of 11-to-1
and intentionally small class sizes, you’ll receive the personal attention you
need to excel academically, socially, physically and spiritually.
Browse our website and discover for yourself why LaGrange College may be right
for you. Then bring your family or friends to one of our daylong events or
just a quick visit. Take a tour of campus, meet students and faculty, and sit in
on a class.
Once you get to know us, you’ll understand why transformations happen here.