Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.32
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1072
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
78%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
36%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
22,849
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
17 Certificates
29 Associate
4,403 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

27% Black

59% White

3% Asian

7% 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
79% At Georgia Southern University
85% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
78% At Starting Institution
84% 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
72% At Starting Institution
80% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
57% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NR Associate 34% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
60% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NR 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
53% At Georgia Southern University
64% 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
80% At Georgia Southern University
80% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
77% At Starting Institution
77% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Time to Degree in Years
5.0 Bachelor's Graduates
4.3 Associate Graduates
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.1 Bachelor's Graduates
4.2 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

2020-2021 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$7,578
2019-2020 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$22,379
2019-2020 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$6,916
2019-2020 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$15,463

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
54%
$6,503
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
51%
$6,336
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
68%
$27,031
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
67%
$26,461
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
45%
$20,699
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
56%
$21,197
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%