Georgia State University

Acceptance Rate 67.00 %
SAT Average 1,130
2023 Tuition & Fees $23,709
Student Population 36,973
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,462

Academic Overview

Georgia State University Campus, Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University is a public, four-years institute located in Atlanta, Georgia. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $8,478 for Georgia residents and $23,709 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $8,484 for Georgia residents and $23,982 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 36,973 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 67.00% and the graduation rate is 56% last year.
The salary after graduation from Georgia State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $48,200. 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 State's tuition & fees is $8,478 for Georgia residents and $23,709 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $8,484 for in-state students and $23,982 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 State. The acceptance rate of Georgia State is 67.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31.00%. The average graduation rate is 56% and the transfer-out rate is 22%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,462 and 82% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 36,973 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 27 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Georgia State University is 67.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Georgia State University is 56 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Georgia State University is 22 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Georgia State University is 75 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Georgia State University is 36,973
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Georgia State University is 27 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
27 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,462 at Georgia State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address33 gilmer st, Atlanta, GA 30303-3083
Online Applicationadmissions.gsu.edu/bachelors-degree/apply/
Financial Aidsfs.gsu.edu/
Net Price Calculatoradmissions.gsu.edu/cost-calculator/
Disability Serviceaccess.gsu.edu/

Offered Degrees

Georgia State offers 248 major programs through online and on-site education where 14 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
Doctorate (Research)402
Doctorate (Practical)30
Less Than 1 Year Certificate180
1-2 Years Certificate10
Post-Bachelor's Certificate332
Post-Master's Certificate51

Special Learning Opportunities

Georgia State 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:5,414)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,142)

Veterans Benefits

Georgia State 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