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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Georgia

Emory University has the highest graduation rate of 90% for academic year 2019-2020 in Georgia. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus is ranked second with 90% and University of Georgia follows them with 87%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Georgia.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Georgia
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Emory University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
90%-95%
2Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
90%5%97%
3University of Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsAthens, GA
87%9%95%
4Spelman College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
75%17%91%
5Agnes Scott College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDecatur, GA
73%-79%
6Berry College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMount Berry, GA
69%-84%
7Mercer University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMacon, GA
66%28%89%
8Covenant College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLookout Mountain, GA
65%31%86%
9Georgia College & State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMilledgeville, GA
64%31%85%
10Georgia State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
55%25%84%
11Morehouse College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
54%27%75%
12Georgia Southern University
Public, 4 or more yearsStatesboro, GA
50%33%78%
13Wesleyan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMacon, GA
50%-78%
14Oglethorpe University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
48%-80%
15Thomas University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsThomasville, GA
47%-47%
16Brenau University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGainesville, GA
46%42%51%
17Toccoa Falls College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsToccoa Falls, GA
46%-61%
18Kennesaw State University
Public, 4 or more yearsKennesaw, GA
46%30%79%
19Piedmont College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDemorest, GA
45%-62%
20University of West Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsCarrollton, GA
45%33%69%