Atlanta Metropolitan State College: Ranking & Review

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Atlanta Metropolitan State College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,5018841,617

989 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

224 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $20.

Atlanta Metropolitan State College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Atlanta Metropolitan State College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Atlanta Metropolitan State College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,366$8,830
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,050$1,050
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$99$368

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities315315
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service51015
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1414
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1010
Visual and Performing Arts44
Physical Sciences22
Mathematics and Statistics22
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Grand Total32240362

A total of 362 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Atlanta Metropolitan State College.

Graduation rate9%6%11%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%
  • Part-time retention rate - 25%

General info

Alternative namesAMSC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementAtlanta Metropolitan State College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, focuses on excellence, where outstanding faculty members and committed staff teach and facilitate the successful academic matriculation and holistic development of students. The College offers an affordable liberal arts education and prepares students from a diverse urban community to function in a global society.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff251
Instructional FTE95
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address1630 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
Atlanta, Georgia, 30310-4448
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population486,000

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