Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.20
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1070
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
63%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
53%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
8,478
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
0 Certificates
22 Associate
1,543 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

35% Black

52% White

2% Asian

7% Hispanic

<0% 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
65% At Valdosta State University
73% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
75% At Starting Institution
82% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
74% At Valdosta State University
79% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
71% At Starting Institution
75% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
55% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NR Associate 38% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
63% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
NR Associate 39% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
42% At Valdosta State University
52% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
46% At Starting Institution
56% 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
75% At Valdosta State University
75% Anywhere in USG
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
76% At Starting Institution
77% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Time to Degree in Years
5.3 Bachelor's Graduates
NR Associate Graduates
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.2 Bachelor's Graduates
4.2 Associate Graduates

Further Information

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

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Affordability Context

2018-2019 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$7,476
2017-2018 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$20,431
2017-2018 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$6,801
2017-2018 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$13,630

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
68%
$6,190
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
60%
$6,120
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
75%
$26,503
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
70%
$27,256
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
73%
$21,317
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
67%
$19,307
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
8%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%