Georgia Southwestern State University
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Georgia Southwestern State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Americus, Georgia. GSW ranked 35th in Georgia Colleges and 116th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 3,157 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. GSW's acceptance rate is 85.58% last year (undergraduate school).
Georgia Southwestern State University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
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.
|Address||800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr., Americus, GA 31709-4693|
|Net Price Calculator||https://gsw.edu/financial-aid/files/NetPriceCalc1920|
|School Type||Public, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (medium programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Master'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 Rate||85.58 %|
|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.
|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)
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.
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
|Number of programs||42 Programs|
|Number of online programs||13 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✗|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|