Savannah State University

Acceptance Rate 46 %
SAT Average 913
Tuition & Fees $16,624
Student Population 3,488
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $11,829

Academic Overview

Savannah State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Savannah, Georgia. It is a Master's College and University (smaller programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $5,902 for Georgia residents and $16,624 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 3,488 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 46% and the graduation rate is 27% last year.
The salary after graduation from Savannah State University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $35,000. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Savannah State University are $5,902 for Georgia residents and $16,624 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $5,426 for in-state students and $14,906 for out-of-state students.
Savannah State University 2021 Tuition & Fees
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Savannah State. The acceptance rate of Savannah State is 46% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 30%. The average graduation rate is 27% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $11,829 and 87% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 3,488 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Savannah State University is 46 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Savannah State University is 27 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Savannah State University is 60 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Savannah State University is 3,488
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Savannah State University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $11,829 at Savannah State University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Savannah State offers 37 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. 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
Less than one year certificate10
Associate's Degree20
Bachelor's Degree270
Post Bachelor's Degree10
Master's Degree60

Special Learning Opportunities

Savannah 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:2,292)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,950)

Veterans Benefits

Savannah 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