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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Georgia

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus has the highest graduation rate of 91% for academic year 2019-2020 in Georgia. Emory University 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)
1Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Public, 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
91%6%97%
2Emory University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
90%-95%
3University of Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsAthens, GA
87%8%95%
4Spelman College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
75%14%91%
5Mercer University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMacon, GA
73%21%89%
6Agnes Scott College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDecatur, GA
72%-79%
7Berry College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMount Berry, GA
70%-84%
8Covenant College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLookout Mountain, GA
68%26%86%
9Georgia College & State University
Public, 4 or more yearsMilledgeville, GA
62%34%85%
10Morehouse College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
56%-75%
11Georgia Southern University
Public, 4 or more yearsStatesboro, GA
54%1%78%
12Georgia State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
53%25%84%
13Oglethorpe University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
51%-80%
14Wesleyan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMacon, GA
51%-78%
15Toccoa Falls College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsToccoa Falls, GA
49%-61%
16Kennesaw State University
Public, 4 or more yearsKennesaw, GA
47%-79%
17Thomas University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsThomasville, GA
45%-47%
18LaGrange College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLagrange, GA
44%44%60%
19University of West Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsCarrollton, GA
44%35%69%
20Fort Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFort Valley, GA
43%28%75%