University of Georgia: Ranking & Review

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Athens
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United States
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World
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15483
Top 1%

University of Georgia Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate54%50%57%
Applicants24,1659,71514,450
Admissions13,0524,8458,207
Enrolled undergraduates5,8262,2733,553
Enrolled total (including graduate students)37,60616,01721,589

3,712 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

632 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,946
Percent of students submitting SAT scores68%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
650
Math
635

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores4,319
Percent of students submitting ACT scores74%
ACT Composite
28
ACT English
29
ACT Math
27

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $70. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

University of Georgia Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$26,404$44,978
Off-campus$24,840$43,414
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $10,060 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Georgia provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 9,727 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$9,552$28,126
Fees for full-time undergraduates$2,266$2,266
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$2,838$8,346
Tuition for Full-time graduates$8,704$24,692
Fees for full-time graduates$2,266$2,266
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$363$1,029

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1651,81643282,421
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs148686408882
Education2355282127766
Biological and Biomedical Sciences6403778755
Health Professions and Related Programs13306132278729
Social Sciences205792726652
Psychology4196251532
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences302278023360
Legal Professions and Studies15918182359
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences2663218316
Visual and Performing Arts442153322314
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1967613285
Engineering2401415269
Public Administration and Social Service Professions452079261
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies3416311208
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics170278205
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services121473210201
Natural Resources and Conservation30104499192
English Language and Literature & Letters5132315155
Mathematics and Statistics913313137
Physical Sciences791238129
History835795
Architecture and Related Services363672
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service26769
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies411960
Philosophy and Religious Studies304943
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1717
Grand Total7057,1281,68496710,484

A total of 7,833 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Georgia.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,651 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate85%84%86%
  • Full-time retention rate - 95%
  • Part-time retention rate - 84%

General info

Alternative namesUGA
Founded1785
MottoEt docere et rerum exquirere causas
To teach, to serve and to inquire into the nature of things
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsred, black
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff10,390
Instructional FTE2,122
Research FTE141
Public Service FTE586
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.uga.edu
AddressAdministration Building
Athens, Georgia, 30602
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population115,000
Phone7065423000

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