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agnes scott college

private institution of higher education for women in Decatur, Georgia, U.S. A liberal arts college allied with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Agnes Scott College offers Bachelor of Arts degrees in some 30 disciplines; several interdisciplinary majors are offered as well, including art history-Bible and religion, art history-English literature, biology-psychology, international relations, and mathematics-economics. In the 1990s the college began offering a Master of Arts in teaching English as a second language, which was open to men and women. Agnes Scott College offers a Global Awareness program in which students study the culture, customs, and language of a foreign country and also spend a month there. The selection of host countries changes each year. Total enrollment is approximately 900

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