Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.07
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1010
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
74%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
56%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
9,399
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
0 Certificates
28 Associate
1,559 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

38% Black

47% White

2% Asian

8% 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
73% At Valdosta State University
78% 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
Valdosta State University
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
74% At Valdosta State University
82% 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
Valdosta State University
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
51% 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
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
Valdosta State University
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
40% At Valdosta State University
54% 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
37% At Valdosta State University
37% 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
Valdosta State University
Time to Degree in Years
5.1 Bachelor's Graduates
4.0 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 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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Affordability Context

2020-2021 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$7,676
2019-2020 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$20,607
2019-2020 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$8,386
2019-2020 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$12,221

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
59%
$6,445
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
51%
$6,336
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
72%
$26,283
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
67%
$26,461
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
68%
$21,538
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
56%
$21,197
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Valdosta State University
Cohort Loan Default Rate
9%
USG Comprehensive University Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
7%