Known for its liberal arts college, professional and graduate schools and for having one of the leading healthcare systems globally, Emory University in Atlanta is amongst the top ranked private institutions. Located in Georgia's historic Druid Hills neighborhood, Emory's emphasis is on creating an impact whether it is through its excellent faculty or by creating dynamic graduates. Emory believes in creating a community that can further impact the society. The University's credibility is enriched by its collaboration among its partners, centres and schools with the energy and legacy of Atlanta in the backdrop adding to it.
The University has an estimated 14,349 faculty and staff. The diverse range of programs offered at graduate and undergraduate levels are provided by different centers at the university. At the graduate level the following colleges offers the various programmes, namely Rollins School of Public Health, Goizueta Business School, School of Law, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, School of Medicine, James. T. Laney School of Graduate Studies, and Candler School of Theology. At the undergraduate level, the following colleges provide the courses, namely, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory College of Arts and Sciences, Goizueta Business School and Oxford College.
Apart from maintaining an emphasis on teaching, the scholars and experts at Emory generate $734 million as research funding. Emory's notable alumni includes- Facundo Bacardi the Chairman of Bacardi Limited, Kristian Bus the band member of "Sugarland" who won Grammy and Country Music Association awards
and David M. Potter Pulitzer Prize winner to list a few.