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Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA
University Website: www.gsu.edu
Apply Online: www.gsu.edu/gastate_admissions.html
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Georgia State University (GSU) is a public research university in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Founded in 1913, it is one of the University System of Georgia's four research universities. It has a student population of 32,022, including 24,096 undergraduates.

Georgia State University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate degree programs spread across eight academic colleges with more than 1,000 faculty members. Georgia State University is a part of the University System of Georgia and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. GSU is commuter campus with roughly 25% students studying part-time and 61% of first-year freshman living on campus. classified as a 'Research University/Very High Activity', according to the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Since its inception, 192,785 degrees have been conferred, with 6,737 of them conferred during fiscal year 2011. The university has a full-time faculty count of 1,142, with 69 percent of those faculty members either tenured or on tenure track.

GSU has two libraries, University library and Law library, which hold over 4.3 million volumes combined and serve as a federal document depository. The university has an economic impact on the Atlanta economy of more than $1.4 billion annually.

Coordinates: 33°45′10″N 84°23′10″W / 33.75278°N 84.38611°W / 33.75278; -84.38611

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $20,393.00 avg tuition

33 gilmer st
Atlanta, GA 30303-3083
(404) 413-2000

Apply online Admissions:
www.gsu.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.gsu.edu/es/financial_aid.html

Areas of Study:

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • 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 State University

Statistics:
Applied 12,656
Admitted 6,559 52%
Enrolled total 2,928
Full Time: 2,831
Part Time 97
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 500 590
SAT Math 500 600
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 21 26
ACT English 21 26
ACT Math 20 26
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 83%
4-year graduation rate 18%
6-year graduation rate 50%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2014-03-01
Early Admission Deadline 2014-11-01
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline 2014-04-01
Student Response Deadline 2014-05-01
Transfer Student Application Deadline 2014-06-01
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Georgia State University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $5,826.00 $5,826.00 $20,393.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,128.00 $2,128.00 $2,128.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $243.00 $243.00 $850.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $5,760.00 $5,760.00 $21,600.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $2,128.00 $2,128.00 $2,128.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $320.00 $320.00 $1,200.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,390.00 $9,225.00 $4,490.00
Other Expenses $2,398.00 $4,040.00 $4,490.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $60.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $1,000.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 93%
Percent receiving grant aid 88%
Avg amount of grant aid $10,304.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 47%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,312.00

Georgia State University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X X
Women's Studies X X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Actuarial Science X X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Commerce, General X
Business/Managerial Economics X X
Finance, General X X
Financial Planning and Services X
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X X
Insurance X X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X X
Real Estate X X
Taxation X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X X
Computer Science X X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Multiple Disabilities X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments X
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational Statistics and Research Methods X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching X
Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching X X
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X X
Reading Teacher Education X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
ENGINEERING
Operations Research X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
Creative Writing X
English Language and Literature, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X X
German Language and Literature X X
Linguistics X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dietetics/Dietitian X
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist X
Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Accounting and Computer Science X
Gerontology X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X X
Religion/Religious Studies X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
School Psychology X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Public Policy Analysis, General X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
International Economics X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Sociology X X
Urban Studies/Affairs X X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Drawing X X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Music Performance, General X X

Scholarships for Students in Georgia

Name Amount Deadline
ASHRAE Region IV Benny Bootle Scholarship $5,000 December 01, 2016
NEWH Atlanta Chapter Scholarship Varies September 30, 2016
UAS7 International Study and Internship Program in Germany Varies October 01, 2016

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