At a Glance

Emory University ranked first and Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus ranked second in Georgia college rankings. The 2020 average tuition & fees of the Georgia best colleges is $17,755 for Georgia residents and $24,790 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 64.09% and the average SAT score is 1,103. The average number of student population is 8,669 and the average student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.
Below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Georgia best colleges. For the statistics, we only include 4 years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges.

Georgia Best Colleges Comparison Table

RankCollege NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
1Emory University
Atlanta, GA
$53,868$44,6761,44516.00%14,45890%9 to 1
2Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta, GA
$33,964$31,3341,40521.00%32,72390%18 to 1
3University of Georgia
Athens, GA
$31,120$27,4761,33045.00%38,65287%17 to 1
4Wesleyan College
Macon, GA
$25,190$24,3571,03044.00%76550%8 to 1
5Berry College
Mount Berry, GA
$37,946$12,2401,20571.00%2,01469%11 to 1
6Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA
$17,690$21,1741,14075.00%35,42046%21 to 1
7Spelman College
Atlanta, GA
$29,972-1,15543.00%2,17175%11 to 1
8Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA
$24,517$24,7901,15576.00%34,31655%23 to 1
9Piedmont College
Demorest, GA
$27,520$10,6601,06054.00%2,44945%10 to 1
10Young Harris College
Young Harris, GA
$29,667$9,0001,04065.00%1,42542%11 to 1
11Oglethorpe University
Atlanta, GA
$41,160-1,19568.00%1,26448%15 to 1
12Augusta University
Augusta, GA
$24,400$20,7121,11376.00%8,45840%16 to 1
13Covenant College
Lookout Mountain, GA
$36,710$16,9621,21598.00%1,04665%13 to 1
14Mercer University
Macon, GA
$28,995$15,2641,25574.00%8,74066%13 to 1
15Agnes Scott College
Decatur, GA
$44,250$16,810-65.00%1,03073%10 to 1
16Columbus State University
Columbus, GA
$17,295$13,26498079.00%8,07638%16 to 1
17Georgia College & State University
Milledgeville, GA
$28,704$20,8681,18580.00%6,98964%17 to 1
18Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA
$17,539$22,0041,12554.00%26,40850%20 to 1
19University of West Georgia
Carrollton, GA
$17,576$18,9801,00059.00%13,73345%19 to 1
20Savannah State University
Savannah, GA
$16,624$14,90696533.00%4,07729%17 to 1
21Brewton-Parker College
Mount Vernon, GA
$18,900-96596.00%82620%15 to 1
22University of North Georgia
Dahlonega, GA
$15,488$18,3541,09081.00%19,72238%19 to 1
23Clark Atlanta University
Atlanta, GA
$21,695$15,4641,01055.00%3,91144%19 to 1
24Shorter University
Rome, GA
$22,810$12,8001,03060.00%1,45237%14 to 1
25Morehouse College
Atlanta, GA
$29,468-1,082100.00%2,20654%14 to 1
26Thomas University
Thomasville, GA
$16,970$12,520-38.00%1,31047%10 to 1
27Valdosta State University
Valdosta, GA
$17,638$18,6821,06557.00%11,21140%19 to 1
28Georgia Southwestern State University
Americus, GA
$16,186$15,2061,03058.00%2,90738%16 to 1
29DeVry University-Georgia
Decatur, GA
$15,228$17,552-93.00%1,18119%28 to 1
30Albany State University
Albany, GA
$16,656$15,58681566.00%6,37123%18 to 1
31Clayton State University
Morrow, GA
$16,290$13,915-51.00%7,03830%19 to 1
32Herzing University-Atlanta
Atlanta, GA
$14,200$11,680-90.00%76238%14 to 1
33Fort Valley State University
Fort Valley, GA
$16,554$17,83690552.00%2,77635%17 to 1
34Brenau University
Gainesville, GA
$31,720$13,7061,03058.00%2,84246%10 to 1
35Reinhardt University
Waleska, GA
$25,228$9,2981,07592.00%1,56638%13 to 1
36American InterContinental University-Atlanta
Atlanta, GA
$12,692$21,435--1,80623%18 to 1
Average$24,790$18,1101,10364.09%8,66948%16 to 1