Georgia Southern UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Statesboro, Georgia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,463

Avg in-state tuition

$17,518

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Georgia Southern University

Georgia Southern University is a large public university located on a rural campus in Statesboro, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 26,054, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 54%. The university offers 92 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 50%, and a student-faculty ratio of 20:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,463, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $17,518.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

54% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 54%

Retention Rate 78%

Graduation Rate 50%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1050-1200

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-25

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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58%

Female Student Population

20:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

26k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

60%

Black

25%

Hispanic

7%

Two or more races

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

2%

Unknown

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

37% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

37%

State Grant Aid

70%

Institution Grant Aid

16%

Pell Grant

37%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,950
State Grant Aid $4,783
Institution Grant Aid $5,750
Pell Grant Aid $4,726
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.