Life University

This health sciences institution is best known for its chiropractic program, which is the largest in the world. Life University is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award four-year undergraduate and graduate degrees in a variety of healthcare, science, business, and general studies fields. The university has programmatic accreditation through the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) and the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).

Founded 1974

Undergraduate enrollment 813

Graduate enrollment 1,966


Tuition and fees $200/credit hour

Georgia freshmen on HOPE 22%

Average composite three-part SAT score for entering freshmen 1348

Average critical reading and math composite SAT score 940

SAT score breakdown 466, critical reading; 474, math; 408, writing

Average class size for freshman courses 21

Popular majors biology, business, dietetics, exercise science, nutrition, psychology