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 & State University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (800) 342-0471
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: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 6,989
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 59%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 5,247 (75% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $9,346
Out-of-state Tuition: $28,060
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $7,652

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Georgia College & State University Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 11
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 154
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 3512
English Language and Literature/Letters 22
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 2
Health Professions and Related Programs 246
History 11
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Library Science 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 2
Philosophy and Religious Studies 1
Physical Sciences 2
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 13
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 73929

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Georgia College & 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 Fees 2018-2019
In-state $9,346
Out-of-state $28,060
Books and supplies $1,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $7,206
Out-of-state $20,508

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 1,379 96%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,344 93% $7,652
Student loan aid 630 44% $6,583

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 4,818 80% $7,346
Federal student loans 2,652 44% $6,138

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Georgia College & 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 & State University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,329 1,476 2,853
Percent admitted 100% 76% 79%
Percent admitted who enrolled 34% 36% 33%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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 & State University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 6,989
Undergraduate enrollment 5,958
Graduate enrollment 1,031

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 & 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 (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
    • Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate 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
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does 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.

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