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Georgia Southern University

Women's Independent
Profile
Size
9 / 10
23,130 Undergrads / 26,408 Students
Cost
4 / 10
$15,435 Net Price
Selectivity
4 / 10
68% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Independent

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    Town: Distant

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
20 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
78%
Overall Graduation Rate
50%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
25% / 50%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

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Location
1332 Southern Drive, Statesboro, GA, 30460, Statesboro, GA, 30460 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Savannah Georgia Area
  • Augusta Georgia Area
  • Macon Georgia Area
  • Jacksonville Florida Area
  • Athens Georgia Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Albany Georgia Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Charleston South Carolina Area
  • Columbus Georgia Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Greenville South Carolina Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
Where Grads Work
  • AT&T
  • US Army
  • Gulfstream Aerospace
  • The Home Depot
  • Gwinnett County Public Schools
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • Bank of America
  • State Farm
  • Wells Fargo
  • Southern Company
  • Walmart
  • Georgia State University
  • IBM
  • Delta Air Lines
  • SunTrust Bank
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Finance
  • Support
  • Engineering
  • Administrative
  • Marketing
  • Media and Communication
  • Healthcare Services
  • Arts and Design
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
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Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
520 - 590
Math
520 - 590
Total
1100 - 1250
ACT
English
20 - 25
Math
19 - 25
Composite
21 - 25

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 480 - 570 for SAT; 6 - 8 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 11,522 4,835 6,687
% Admitted 68% 71% 65%
% Admits That Enroll 56% 59% 54%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.33
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (19%)
    Health Professions (14%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (7%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (6%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences (6%)
    Education (6%)
    Engineering (5%)
    Psychology (5%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (4%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Family, Consumer & Human Sciences (4%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
    Communication & Journalism (3%)
    English Language & Literature (3%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    Engineering Technology (2%)
    History (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Legal Professions
    Communication Technology
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
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    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $15,435

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$6,356 $16,847
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$9,650 $9,650
    Personal Expenses$5,808 $5,808
     
    Sticker Price$23,014 $33,501

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    90% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship83%$6,854
    Federal Grants37%$4,724
    Pell Grants37%$4,589
    Other Federal9%$580
    State & Local Grants65%$4,543
    Institutional Grants16%$6,056
     
    Student Loans57%$6,543
    Federal Loans56%$5,402
    Other Loans8%$8,813

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $67.6 Million $2,561

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,250.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,029 $247

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.7%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 9,253 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $41,900

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.64 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 25% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
     
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 5 4
    Fondling 2 1
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 2 1
    Aggravated Assault 1 -
    Burglary 3 3
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Moderate Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Professional-dominant
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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