South Georgia College: Review & Facts

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South Georgia College is a small two-year, public school with 2,230 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1906 and is the only college located in Douglas, Georgia.

Academic Offerings

Associate's degree is offered at South Georgia College.

SGC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 2 majors. The most popular concentration is General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at South Georgia College is very low at 46% (way below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
33 : 1
The graduation rate at South Georgia College is very low: 14%. Around 28% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at South Georgia College is quite disappointing -- 33:1. Find out more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - about $9,600 a year. The additional fees at South Georgia College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $1,100, which totals $10,700 per year.

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

Admissions Information

According to government data, 1,306 applications were submitted and 780 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

South Georgia College will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at South Georgia College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at South Georgia College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (912) 260-4200 or check South Georgia College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
South Georgia College provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at South Georgia College, 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.

South Georgia College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 600 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low, about $4,500 per year.

Based on the college crime data, South Georgia College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

South Georgia College Location and Maps

Post Address: South Georgia College, 100 W College Pk Dr, Douglas, Georgia 31533-5098, USA
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