School Overview

Columbus State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Columbus, Georgia. CSU ranked 16th in Georgia Colleges and 45th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 8,372 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. CSU's acceptance rate is 79.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Columbus State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address4225 University Ave, Columbus, GA 31907-5645
Admission Information
Net Price
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Columbus State University is 79.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 29.00%. The application fees are $40 for undergraduate programs and $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate79.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)29.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

CSU's 2022 tuition & fees is $6,241 for Georgia residents and $17,295 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $8,170 for Georgia residents and $13,264 for out-of-students.
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$6,241$17,295
Graduate Tuition & Fees$8,170$13,264
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 8,372 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 2,516 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. CSU has 6,877 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 Students8,372
Undergraduate Students6,877
Graduate Students1,495
Online Enrollment2,516

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs107 Programs
Number of online programs19 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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