Georgia State University

Atlanta, GA 30303

Located in Atlanta, Georgia, Georgia State 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 16348 and 9619 students were accepted.

Georgia State University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $6,846 and fees $2,128. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $21,414 and $2,128 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio20:1
Open AdmissionNo
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus HousingYes
Retention Rate83%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. BSN
  2. Accelerated MSN
  3. Masters degrees (MSN, RN to MSN)
  4. Doctoral degrees (PhD)

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 141
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing Postbaccalaureate certificate 2
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Postbaccalaureate certificate 5
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing Postbaccalaureate certificate 1
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing Postbaccalaureate certificate 5
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 85
Nursing Science Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 6
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 2

Nearby Nursing Schools

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

Dekalb Technical College
9.12 miles away
Clayton State University
11.46 miles away
Georgia Gwinnett College
27.1 miles away
Chattahoochee Technical College - Paulding Campus
27.5 miles away
Chattahoochee Technical College - North Metro Campus
28.07 miles away
West Georgia Technical College - Coweta Campus
35.46 miles away
University of West Georgia
42.75 miles away
Gordon State College
50.68 miles away
Georgia Highlands College
55.12 miles away
Dalton State College
78.85 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/1952 - 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
04/21/2004 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
04/21/2004 - Current

Admissions

59%

Acceptance Rate
SAT: Critical Reading490 to 590
SAT: Math470 to 590
SAT: Writing470 to 570
ACT Composite20 to 26
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor 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

Net Price

$14,573

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$12,820
30k to 48k$13,663
48k to 75k$15,984
75k to 110k$18,204
Over 110k$18,542
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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 $285.00 $892.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $382.00 $1,243.00

Student Population

25,228

Undergrads

7,009

Graduates

19,156

Women

13,081

Men

76%

Full-time

24%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
37%
White
29%
Asian
12%
Hispanic
9%
Non-resident alien
6%
Two or more races
5%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
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 State University
33 gilmer st
Atlanta, GA 30303
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