Georgia College & State University Rankings

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In the World#2158 of 14178
In North America#668 of 2629
In the United States#612 of 2528
In Georgia#12 of 65
In Milledgeville#1 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
80%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
26
Aid receiving
96%
Undergraduates
5,844
Graduates
1,187
Male:Female Ratio
35:65
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Website
gcsu.edu

Georgia College & State University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate80%78%80%
Applicants4,3911,4502,941
Admissions3,4951,1372,358
Freshmen enrolled full time1,4774771,000
Freshmen enrolled part time413

1,104 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

903 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
847 or 57%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1110
or below

75% of them
had 1260
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Georgia College & State University are 1110-1260 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
634 or 43%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 23
or below

75% of them
had 28
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Georgia College & State University are 23-28 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White5639 (80%)
Black or African American585 (8%)
Hispanic404 (6%)
Two or more races204 (3%)
Asian86 (1%)
Nonresident Alien66 (0.9%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown32 (0.5%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$7,660
Students receiving aid
96%

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$7,508$5,292
Tuition in-state$7,508$5,292
Tuition out-of-state$26,688$18,846
Fee in-district$2,022$2,022
Fee in-state$2,022$2,022
Fee out-of-state$2,022$2,022

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,237
Combined charge for room and board$13,052
Room charge$7,222
Meal charge$5,830

Georgia College & State University Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse10834
Business Administration and Management, General108
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other93
Marketing & Marketing Management, General93
Biology & Biological Sciences, General767
Journalism83
Accounting5131
Kinesiology and Exercise Science78
English Language and Literature, General484
Early Childhood Education and Teaching3713
Community Health and Preventive Medicine47
Secondary Education and Teaching47
Special Education and Teaching, General3312
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management43
Junior High & Intermediate & Middle School Education and Teaching1824
Web & Multimedia Management and Webmaster41
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration336
Business & Commerce, General34
Art & Art Studies, General32
Political Science and Government, General28
Physics, General27
Environmental Science27
Computer Science25
Mathematics, General20
Athletic Training & Trainer19
Business & Managerial Economics19
Public Administration19
Drama and Dramatics & Theatre Arts, General17
History, General132
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other15
Special Education and Teaching, Other15
Health and Wellness, General15
Educational Leadership and Administration, General14
Curriculum and Instruction14
Chemistry, General13
Information Resources Management13
Rhetoric and Composition12
Spanish Language and Literature11
Sociology10
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies10
Creative Writing9
Music Therapy & Therapist62
Educational & Instructional Technology8
Nursing Practice8
Geography7
Music Teacher Education43
Philosophy6
School Librarian & School Library Media Specialist6
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching6
Music, General4
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General2
Art Therapy & Therapist2
French Language and Literature1
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other1
Grand Total1,2753848
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate64%61%65%
  • Full-time retention rate - 86%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,670
Citations
42,286

Publication count by topic

Psychology
327
Biology
149
Medicine
149
Business
121
Computer science
113
Economics
92
Political science
89
Sociology
84
Physics
84
History
73
Mathematics
68
Chemistry
44
Geography
37
Engineering
35
Art
31
Environmental science
25
Philosophy
22
Geology
19
Materials science
9

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business8994,319
Psychology95613,517
History125171
Economics12921,926
Sociology1363969
Political science1495360
Art150026
Philosophy182516
Medicine18484,478
Biology18766,813
Mathematics18772,041
Physics19481,173
Engineering2224825
Geology2339182
Geography2533199
Environmental science2637381
Computer science27221,033
Chemistry3782564
Materials science4309111

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990865
1991860
19921255
19931182
19941286
19952585
199619122
199726156
199823193
199938245
200030259
200129301
200224432
200346532
200442594
200562707
200658879
2007511175
2008701398
2009741774
2010681900
2011942175
2012862216
2013722593
2014742881
2015803168
2016693119
2017692867
2018632567
2019732748
2020713057

General info

Alternative namesGeorgia College
GC
Founded1889
WikipediaGeorgia College & State University
MottoGeorgia's Public Liberal Arts University
Colorsnavy blue, hunter green
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - December; January-May)
Total FTE staff995
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address231 W Hancock Street
Milledgeville, Georgia, 31061
United States
City population19,000
Phone8003420471
Fax+1 (478) 445 2623

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