School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Columbus State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address4225 University Ave, Columbus, GA 31907-5645
Admission Information
Net Price
Veterans Tuition
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Columbus State University is 78.52% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 29.09%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate78.52 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)29.09 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

CSU's 2023 tuition & fees is $5,751 for Georgia residents and $16,805 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition decreased by -2.83% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($17,295).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $7,680 for Georgia residents and $12,774 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition decreased by -3.69% compared to the last year's rate.
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$5,751$16,805
Graduate Tuition & Fees$7,680$12,774
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 7,898 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 2,019 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CSU has 6,403 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,495 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,898
Undergraduate Students6,403
Graduate Students1,495
Online Enrollment2,019

Degree Information and Campus Life

CSU offers 115 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs.
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by CSU
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs115 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification

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