Georgia College & State University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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Georgia College & State University is a medium four-year, public school with 6,445 students enrolled. This school was established in 1889 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Milledgeville, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
Georgia College & State University will give you the opportunity to earn a bachelor's degree, master's degree, or postmaster certificate.

Georgia College & State University follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are Education, Business, Management, Nursing, and Psychology. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
86%
Georgia College & State University student retention rate is high at 86% (well above Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Georgia College & State University is low: 48%. About 29% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Georgia College & State University is decent: 16:1. Learn more information about instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$26,100
Average tuition prices are very high, about $24,100 a year. The additional fees at Georgia College & State University (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $2,000; this makes it a total of $26,100 per academic year.

Read the details about Georgia College & State University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
66%
As reported in recent data, 3,890 applications were submitted and 2,570 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits for admission.

Learn more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Georgia College & State University in the Admissions and Tests report for this school.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,300
Georgia College & State University offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Georgia College & State University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C-
Georgia College & State University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 2,300 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable: nearly $5,300 per year.

Army ROTC programs are available at Georgia College & State University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, Georgia College & State University seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Georgia College & State University Location and Maps



Post Address: Georgia College & State University, 231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061, USA
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