Georgia College & State University

Milledgeville, GA 31061
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Georgia College & State University is one of the twenty-nine public 4-year colleges in Georgia. The campus is located in Milledgeville town.

According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 6,952 students attend the school. In the 2017 fall enrollment, 1,443 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 1,212 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 84%). Every year 66% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.

Georgia College & State University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $7,324, and fees were $2,022. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $26,038 and $2,022 respectively.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleDistant Town
Number of Students6,952
Student to Faculty Ratio17:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate84%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Bachelor's degree 12 97
Master's degree 1 21
Post-master's certificate 0 3
Doctor's degree - professional practice 0 5
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-RN: 95.6%

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Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1925 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (MNUR) - Master's program
03/01/1992 - Current
Nursing (NUR) - Baccalaureate program
12/01/1983 - Current
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
04/22/2014 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
05/05/2016 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
SAT1100 to 1260
ACT23 to 27
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).
Application fee
Undergrads $40
Graduates $40

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$2,168/credit
In State Students$2,168/credit
Out of State Students$7,725/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students$288/credit
In State Students$288/credit
Out of State Students$1,027/credit

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $97,560 $97,560 $347,625
ADN 70 $151,760 $151,760 $540,750
BSN 125 $271,000 $271,000 $965,625
FNP 50 $14,400 $14,400 $51,350
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of Georgia College & State University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 19% $4,288
Other Federal Grant 1% $1,500
State Grant & Scholarships 89% $6,273
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 10% $3,065
Federal Student Loans 44% $5,398
Private Loans 10% $7,568


Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$15,973
$30,001 to $48,000$16,928
$48,001 to $75,000$19,465
$75,001 to $110,000$21,117
Over $110,000$21,382

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Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Georgia state board of nursing.
Georgia College & State University
231 W Hancock Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061

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