Top Universities in Georgia

For those interested in studying in Georgia, we have a very useful list. We selected the best Georgia institutions for prospective students. Please know that rankings are based on academic research, alumni reviews, graduation rates, as well as assessment from peer colleges. On the page, you will find major admissions stats such as acceptance rate, tuition fees, average SAT scores for each ranked college or university.

Rankings Schools
1 Emory University (Atlanta, GA)
Tuition: $42,980
Total enrollment: 13,893
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 26.7%
Average freshman retention rate: 95%
6-year graduation rate: 90%
Classes with under 20 students: 65.6%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 1280-1470
2 Georgia Institute of Technology (Atlanta, GA)
Tuition: in-state: $10,098, out-of-state: $29,402
Total enrollment: 20,941
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 51.2%
Average freshman retention rate: 94%
6-year graduation rate: 79%
Classes with under 20 students: 41.0%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 1260-1450
3 University of Georgia (Athens, GA)
Tuition: in-state: $9,842, out-of-state: $28,052
Total enrollment: 34,816
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 63.0%
Average freshman retention rate: 94%
6-year graduation rate: 83%
Classes with under 20 students: 38.6%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 1120-1310
4 Clark Atlanta University (Atlanta, GA)
Tuition: $18,912
Total enrollment: 3,843
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 71.7%
Average freshman retention rate: 65%
6-year graduation rate: 41%
Classes with under 20 students: 41.8%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 810-970
5 Georgia Southern University (Statesboro, GA)
Tuition: in-state: $6,724, out-of-state: $19,000
Total enrollment: 20,212
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 49.5%
Average freshman retention rate: 80%
6-year graduation rate: 47%
Classes with under 20 students: 23.8%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 1030-1180
6 Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)
Tuition: in-state: $9,664, out-of-state: $27,874
Total enrollment: 32,022
Fall 2011 acceptance rate: 51.0%
Average freshman retention rate: 83%
6-year graduation rate: 48%
Classes with under 20 students: 16.1%
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile: 1000-1190

 

Top Universities in Georgia