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Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Georgia

Paine College has the lowest graduation rate of 8% for academic year 2019-2020 in Georgia. Brewton-Parker College is ranked second with 15% and Albany State University follows them with 26%. 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 low graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the highest graduation rates in Georgia.
Colleges with Lowest Graduation Rate in Georgia
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1Paine College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAugusta, GA
8%-66%
2Brewton-Parker College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMount Vernon, GA
15%58%42%
3Albany State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAlbany, GA
26%31%62%
4Savannah State University
Public, 4 or more yearsSavannah, GA
27%-60%
5Georgia Southwestern State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAmericus, GA
36%49%62%
6Columbus State University
Public, 4 or more yearsColumbus, GA
38%2%72%
7Emmanuel College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFranklin Springs, GA
39%45%58%
8Valdosta State University
Public, 4 or more yearsValdosta, GA
40%-65%
9Brenau University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGainesville, GA
41%4%51%
10Clark Atlanta University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
42%17%70%
11Fort Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsFort Valley, GA
43%28%75%
12Piedmont College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDemorest, GA
43%-62%
13Shorter University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsRome, GA
43%-55%
14LaGrange College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLagrange, GA
44%44%60%
15University of West Georgia
Public, 4 or more yearsCarrollton, GA
44%35%69%
16Thomas University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsThomasville, GA
45%-47%
17Kennesaw State University
Public, 4 or more yearsKennesaw, GA
47%-79%
18Toccoa Falls College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsToccoa Falls, GA
49%-61%
19Oglethorpe University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAtlanta, GA
51%-80%
20Wesleyan College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMacon, GA
51%-78%