Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.23
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1041
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
53%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
63%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
8,603
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
0 Certificates
27 Associate
1,557 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

36% Black

48% White

2% Asian

9% 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
Valdosta State University
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
56% At Valdosta State University
61% 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
Valdosta State University
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
55% At Valdosta State University
59% 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
Valdosta State University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
60% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NR Associate 27% 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
Valdosta State University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
41% At Valdosta State University
53% 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
Valdosta State University
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
60% At Valdosta State University
64% 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
Valdosta State University
Time to Degree in Years
5.0 Bachelor's Graduates
4.9 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 Valdosta State 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.

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Visit Valdosta State University's website and their Net Price Calculator.

Affordability Context

2022-2023 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$7,100
2020-2021 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$20,050
2020-2021 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$7,194
2020-2021 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$12,856

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
58%
$5,951
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
47%
$5,986
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
70%
$25,963
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
64%
$26,044
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
74%
$24,375
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
74%
$22,025
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
6%