Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.39
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1122
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
75%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
36%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
22,032
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
21 Certificates
46 Associate
4,406 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

25% Black

60% 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
78% At Georgia Southern University
85% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
76% At Starting Institution
83% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
NA At Georgia Southern University
NA Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
56% At Starting Institution
68% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
62% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NR 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
NR Associate 31% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
50% At Georgia Southern University
61% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
46% At Starting Institution
57% 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
70% At Georgia Southern University
70% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
69% At Starting Institution
70% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Time to Degree in Years
5.0 Bachelor's Graduates
5.2 Associate Graduates
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.2 Bachelor's Graduates
4.8 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

2019-2020 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$7,556
2017-2018 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$21,794
2017-2018 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$6,359
2017-2018 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$15,435

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
57%
$6,543
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
60%
$6,120
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
69%
$26,925
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
68%
$26,605
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
63%
$20,289
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
68%
$21,008
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Southern University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
6%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%