Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.36
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1091
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
69%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
42%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
22,989
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
17 Certificates
16 Associate
4,375 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

27% Black

58% White

3% Asian

8% Hispanic

<1% Unknown

4% Two or more races

<1% American Indian / Alaska Native

<1% Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
72% At Georgia Southern University
77% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
70% At Starting Institution
76% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
NR At Georgia Southern University
NA Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
54% At Starting Institution
58% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
60% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
1% Associate 33% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
61% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
1% Associate 32% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
54% At Georgia Southern University
63% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
48% At Starting Institution
58% Anywhere in USG
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
NA At Georgia Southern University
NA Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
60% At Starting Institution
64% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Time to Degree in Years
4.9 Bachelor's Graduates
NR Associate Graduates
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.1 Bachelor's Graduates
4.9 Associate Graduates

Further Information

For wages of Georgia Southern University graduates working in Georgia, visit the Governor's Office of Student Achievement Georgia Higher Learning and Earning dashboard.

For retention and graduation for specific populations, visit USG by the Numbers.

Visit Georgia Southern University's profile on the federal College Navigator or College Scorecard website.

Visit Georgia Southern University's website and their Net Price Calculator.

Affordability Context

2022-2023 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$6,998
2020-2021 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$22,867
2020-2021 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$7,037
2020-2021 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$15,830

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
50%
$6,073
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
47%
$5,986
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
66%
$26,574
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
64%
$26,044
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
75%
$18,110
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
74%
$22,025
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
5%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
6%