University of West GeorgiaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Carrollton, Georgia Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,395

Avg in-state tuition

$17,450

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of West Georgia

The University of West Georgia is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Carrollton, Georgia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 13,238, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 59%. The university offers 41 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 45%, and a student-faculty ratio of 18:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,395, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $17,450.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

59% 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 59%

Retention Rate 69%

Graduation Rate 45%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 920-1080

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-22

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 between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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67%

Female Student Population

18:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

13k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

51%

Black

34%

Hispanic

7%

Two or more races

3%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

Asian

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

53% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

53%

State Grant Aid

61%

Institution Grant Aid

16%

Pell Grant

53%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,125
State Grant Aid $4,803
Institution Grant Aid $5,826
Pell Grant Aid $4,761
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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.