School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Georgia Southwestern State University and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, GA 31709-4693
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price Calculator
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

The acceptance rate of Georgia Southwestern State University is 85.58% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 27.25%. The application fees are $25 for undergraduate programs and $25 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate85.58 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)27.25 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$25

Tuition & Fees

GSW's 2023 tuition & fees is $4,980 for Georgia residents and $15,702 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition decreased by -2.99% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($16,186).
For graduate programs, its 2023 tuition & fees is $4,399 for Georgia residents and $14,722 for out-of-students. The graduate tuition decreased by -3.18% compared to the last year's rate.
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$4,980$15,702
Graduate Tuition & Fees$4,399$14,722
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 3,157 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,135 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. GSW has 2,466 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 691 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students3,157
Undergraduate Students2,466
Graduate Students691
Online Enrollment1,135

Degree Information and Campus Life

GSW offers 42 programs including both undergraduate and graduate programs. 13 out of the 42 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by GSW
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServiceLearning opportunities
Number of programs42 Programs
Number of online programs13 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
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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