Georgia Southern University

Acceptance Rate 90.51 %
SAT Average 1,095
2023 Tuition & Fees $17,539
Student Population 27,076
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,931

Academic Overview

Georgia Southern University Campus, Statesboro, GA
Georgia Southern University is a public, four-years institute located in Statesboro, Georgia. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $6,484 for Georgia residents and $17,539 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $6,520 for Georgia residents and $21,424 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 27,076 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 90.51% and the graduation rate is 54% last year.
The salary after graduation from Georgia Southern University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $44,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Georgia Southern's tuition & fees is $6,484 for Georgia residents and $17,539 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $6,520 for in-state students and $21,424 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Georgia Southern. The acceptance rate of Georgia Southern is 90.51% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 33.20%. The average graduation rate is 54% and the transfer-out rate is 3%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,931 and 79% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 27,076 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Georgia Southern University is 90.51 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Georgia Southern University is 54 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Georgia Southern University is 3 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Georgia Southern University is 72 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Georgia Southern University is 27,076
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Georgia Southern University is 22 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
22 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,931 at Georgia Southern University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1332 Southern Drive, Statesboro, GA 30460-8126
Online Applicationadmissions.georgiasouthern.edu/apply/
Financial Aidem.georgiasouthern.edu/finaid/
Net Price Calculatorem.georgiasouthern.edu/finaid/financial-aid-process/estimated-cost-of-attendance/
Veterans Tuitionem.georgiasouthern.edu/military/ta/
Disability Servicestudents.georgiasouthern.edu/sarc/

Offered Degrees

Georgia Southern offers 209 major programs through online and on-site education where 33 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree954
Post Bachelor's Degree285
Master's Degree5716
Post Master's Degree157
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship81
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Special Learning Opportunities

Georgia Southern University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:5,722)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,750)

Veterans Benefits

Georgia Southern University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges