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Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA
University Website: www.georgiasouthern.edu
Apply Online: admissions.georgiasouthern.edu/
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Georgia Southern University (GSU) is a public university located on a 900-acre (3.6 km2) campus in Statesboro, Georgia, USA. Founded in 1906, it is part of the University System of Georgia and is the largest center of higher education in the southern half of Georgia offering 117 academic majors in a comprehensive array of baccalaureate degrees and master's and doctoral programs. The university is the fifth largest university in the University System of Georgia, with a fall 2012 enrollment of 20,574 students Georgia Southern is classified as a Doctoral and Research University (2006) by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

Georgia Southern University's intercollegiate sports teams, known as the "Georgia Southern Eagles," compete in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and the Southern Conference.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $13,224.00 avg tuition

Veazey Hall, 261 Forest Drive, Statesboro, GA 30460
Statesboro, GA 30460-8126
(912) 478-5391

Apply online Admissions:
admissions.georgiasouthern.edu/
Financial Aid:
students.georgiasouthern.edu/fina..

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Georgia Southern University

Statistics:
Applied 9,817
Admitted 5,493 56%
Enrolled total 3,622
Full Time: 3,597
Part Time 25
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 510 580
SAT Math 510 600
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 480 560
ACT Composite 21 25
ACT English 21 25
ACT Math 20 25
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 80%
4-year graduation rate 17%
6-year graduation rate 47%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Georgia Southern University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $3,644.00 $3,644.00 $13,224.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,872.00 $1,872.00 $1,872.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $158.00 $158.00 $557.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $6,300.00 $6,300.00 $25,174.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,872.00 $1,872.00 $1,872.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $263.00 $263.00 $1,049.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $9,020.00 $0.00 $0.00
Other Expenses $5,650.00 $0.00 $0.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 90%
Percent receiving grant aid 79%
Avg amount of grant aid $7,136.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 55%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,708.00

Georgia Southern University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Finance, General X
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management X
Management Information Systems, General X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia X
Journalism X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Radio and Television X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Reading Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician X
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other X
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
Rhetoric and Composition X
Writing, General X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Apparel and Textiles, General X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
Human Development and Family Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical Nurse Specialist X
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Public Health Education and Promotion X X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X X
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Applied Economics X
Development Economics and International Development X
Economics, General X
Geography X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Graphic Design X
Interior Design X
Music Performance, General X
Music Theory and Composition X
Music, General X X

Georgia Southern University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
NRF Next Generation Scholarship Up to $25,000 October 14, 2016

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