University of West Georgia

Acceptance Rate 59 %
SAT Average 1,000
Tuition & Fees $17,576
Student Population 13,733
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $5,909

Academic Overview

University of West Georgia Campus, Carrollton, GA
University of West Georgia is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Carrollton, Georgia. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $6,521 for Georgia residents and $17,576 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 13,733 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 59% and the graduation rate is 45% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of West Georgia varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $41,700. 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 University of West Georgia are $6,521 for Georgia residents and $17,576 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $6,488 for in-state students and $18,980 for out-of-state students.
University of West Georgia 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 West Georgia. The acceptance rate of West Georgia is 59% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 43%. The average graduation rate is 45% and the transfer-out rate is 33%. The average received amount of financial aid is $5,909 and 76% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 13,733 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of West Georgia is 59 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of West Georgia is 45 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of West Georgia is 33 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of West Georgia is 69 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of West Georgia is 13,733
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of West Georgia is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $5,909 at University of West Georgia.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

West Georgia offers 83 major programs through online and on-site education where 24 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
Bachelor's Degree416
Post Bachelor's Degree83
Master's Degree238
Post Master's Degree75
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship42

Special Learning Opportunities

University of West Georgia 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
ROTCAir Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,291)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,768)

Veterans Benefits

University of West Georgia 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