Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, GA 30460

Located in Statesboro, Georgia, Georgia Southern University is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

The institution is part of University System of Georgia that operates 10 campuses in Tifton, Albany, Savannah, Bainbridge, Morrow, Brunswick, Columbus, Dalton, Albany, Milledgeville.

The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 9834 and 6348 students were accepted.

Georgia Southern University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $4,181 and fees $2,092. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $14,755 and $2,092 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio22:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate81%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated MSN
  3. Masters degrees (MSN, RN to MSN)
  4. Doctoral degrees (DNP)
  5. LPN to BSN
  6. RN to BSN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 113
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 34
Nursing Education Post-master's certificate 0
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 3

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Georgia Southern University

Southeastern Technical College - Glennville Campus
35.2 miles away
Armstrong State University
47.79 miles away
University of South Carolina-Beaufort
47.93 miles away
University of South Carolina-Aiken
79.07 miles away
College of Coastal Georgia
87.7 miles away
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College - Coffee County Campus
89.77 miles away
South Carolina State University
91.45 miles away
Georgia College and State University
95.55 miles away
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College - Ben Hill-Irwin Campus
101.67 miles away
Citadel Military College of South Carolina
108.9 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1935 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
CCNE
05/05/2016 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/20/2002 - Current

Admissions

65%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading520 to 590
SAT: Math510 to 600
SAT: Writing480 to 570
ACT Composite22 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor 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

Net Price

$16,121

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$13,584
30k to 48k$14,481
48k to 75k$17,088
75k to 110k$18,585
Over 110k$19,316
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $174.00 $615.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $277.00 $1,105.00

Student Population

18,005

Undergrads

2,668

Graduates

10,920

Women

9,753

Men

83%

Full-time

17%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
62%
Black/African American
25%
Hispanic
5%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Non-resident alien
2%
Race/ethnicity unknown
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Katherine Pope and Annie Lou Overton Scholarship

The Georgia Nurses Foundation announces a call for applications for the annual Georgia Nurses Foundation and the Georgia Nurses Association scholarship awards. These programs include: the [...]

FNSNA Promise of Nursing Scholarships

These scholarships are available to full-time student in selected regions of the U.S. Eligibility is determined by applicant's school/college of nursing's zip code.  Applicants for [...]

Curtis G. Hames Nursing Scholarship

Applicant must be an incoming freshman student from Georgia with a minimum combined SAT Reasoning score of 1200 (minimum composite ACT score of 27) and is majoring in nursing.


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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Georgia state board of nursing
Georgia Southern University
Brannen Hall, Room 2015, 2670 Southern Drive
Statesboro, GA 30460
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