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Category: Georgia

Agnes Scott College – Decatur, Georgia

Agnes Scott is one of the most distinguished colleges in the South, rich in tradition, ambitious, generous, lively, and exciting. Once one of the “Seven Sisters of the South”, the elite group of the most admired colleges for women in the South, Agnes Scott has happily moved into the Twenty-First Century, taking its place among the best colleges in the…

The University of Georgia – Athens, Georgia

College counselors use the term, “Public Ivy” to refer to the relatively few public universities that rank at the top of America’s academic institutions.     Although it has changed over the years, the list generally includes Berkeley, Michigan, Virginia, UCLA, Wisconsin, Miami University, UNC, and Texas. It would be crazy not to include the University of Georgia on that…

Berry College – Mount Berry, Georgia

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “Mount Berry is essentially a rural attachment to the city of Rome, Georgia, almost equidistant from Chattanooga to the north, Birmingham to the west, and Atlanta to the east.  Rome is a handsome city in its own right, but the gem in this region of Georgia is Berry College. You may think you…