South University - Savannah Online: Statistics

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RankRanking
#3739 of 14,160In the World
#1053 of 2,624In North America
#983 of 2,523In the United States
#26 of 65In Georgia
#3 of 4In Savannah
#986 of 1,119For Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Quick Review

Avg. cost to attend
$21,171 /y
Aid receiving
95%
Undergraduates
3,488
Graduates
2,707
Male:Female Ratio
18:82
Control
Private
for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree
Acceptance rate
64%*

* South University - Savannah Online is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

South University - Savannah Online Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

6,195 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

South University - Savannah Online 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.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Black or African American2506 (41%)
White2438 (40%)
Hispanic745 (12%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown198 (3%)
Asian124 (2%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander81 (1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native21 (0.3%)
Nonresident Alien9 (0.1%)
Two or more races6 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$21,171/year
Average aid awarded
$5,739
Students receiving aid
95%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$20,787
$30-48K$22,927
$48-75K$22,542
$75-110K$26,910

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$13,500$13,800
Tuition in-state$13,500$13,800
Tuition out-of-state$13,500$13,800
Fee in-district$94$219
Fee in-state$94$219
Fee out-of-state$94$219

South University - Savannah Online Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Family Practice Nurse & Nursing1,004
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse208
Health & Health Care Administration & Management10584
Adult Health Nurse & Nursing152
Business Administration and Management, General82436
Medical Administrative & Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary83
Information Science & Studies3619
Health and Wellness, General44
Criminal Justice & Police Science42
Public Health, General3010
Nursing Practice1322
Nursing Administration33
Psychology, General31
Public Administration19
Organizational Leadership16
Nursing Education14
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration14
Divinity & Ministry11
Legal Assistant & Paralegal32
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General5
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication3
Accounting1
Grand Total865831,42739
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate4%3%4%
  • Full-time retention rate - 32%
  • Part-time retention rate - 23%

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,158
Citations
33,922

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
829 / 19,211
Engineering
532 / 5,958
Chemistry
454 / 7,084
Biology
407 / 13,820
Physics
317 / 5,966
Materials Science
271 / 4,508
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
198 / 4,416
Computer Science
196 / 3,816
Oncology and Cancer research
125 / 4,369
Business
123 / 355
Surgery
113 / 3,560
Psychology
108 / 2,084
Environmental Science
94 / 922
Demography
73 / 3,969
Health Science
69 / 2,483
Chemical Engineering
65 / 1,397
Mathematics
58 / 335
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
52 / 287
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
51 / 1,270
Immunology
49 / 2,072
Pathology
49 / 881
Anesthesiology
49 / 713
Critical Care Nursing
48 / 658
Pharmacy
46 / 107
Economics
45 / 84
Molecular Biology
45 / 295
Metallurgical Engineering
45 / 182
Nanotechnology
43 / 1,379
Physical Therapy
43 / 968
Automation and Control engineering
43 / 106
Cardiology
41 / 624
Organic Chemistry
39 / 132
Art & Design
34 / 219
Sociology
34 / 16
Pharmacology
32 / 289
Healthcare Management (MHA)
31 / 381
Public Health
31 / 1,845
Inorganic Chemistry
31 / 34
Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB-GYN)
28 / 1,810
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
28 / 46

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
1990213
1991618
1992237
1993339
1994639
1995551
1996881
19979126
19984127
19993120
20006128
200123122
200219165
200345207
200464224
200569290
200698357
2007121472
2008126509
2009117636
2010137650
2011112841
20121281277
20131321724
20141302311
20151222698
20161263040
20171053283
20181133143
20191093597
20201474511

General info

Founded1899
Academic CalendarQuarters
Total FTE staff502
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address709 Mall Blvd
Savannah, Georgia, 31406
United States
City population146,000
Phone8884443404

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