Georgia College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
Campus Box 23
Milledgeville, GA 31061-0490
(478) 445-2774
(800) 342-0471
Fax: (478) 445-1914

Contact: Mike Augustine
Director
Main Address
Milledgeville, GA 31061
(478) 445-5004

www.gcsu.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 5,490
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,094
Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,464
Graduate enrollment: 1,016

Setting
Suburban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 59%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 84%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business – General B
Business Administration/Management B
Business/Managerial Economics B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Journalism B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B
Speech/Rhetorical Studies B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Music Therapy B
Nursing (RN) B

History

History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks, Recreation & Fitness – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Georgia College and State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(478) 445-2770
Website:www.gcsu.edu/
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.gcsu.edu/admissions/undergraduate
Address:231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, GA 31061
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:6,915
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):61%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:5,217 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$9,202
Out-of-state Tuition:$27,550
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,127

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Georgia College and State University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Georgia College and State University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services54
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education3511
English Language and Literature/Letters22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2
Health Professions and Related Programs146
History11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Library Science1
Mathematics and Statistics1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies2
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences3
Visual and Performing Arts3
Grand total43928

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Georgia College and State University.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2
Education11
Health Professions and Related Programs112
Library Science1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total217

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Georgia College and State University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$9,202
Out-of-state$27,550
Books and supplies$1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,209
Out-of-state$20,508

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid1,42997%
Grant or scholarship aid1,39094%$7,127
Student loan aid63243%$6,736

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid4,80180%$6,867
Federal student loans2,67044%$6,241

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Georgia College and State University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Georgia College and State University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,9801,3562,624
Percent admitted100%82%86%
Percent admitted who enrolled35%36%34%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Georgia College and State University Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment6,915
Undergraduate enrollment6,047
Graduate enrollment868

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Georgia College and State University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
    • Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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