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Educators’ Guide

We appreciate the important work you do to encourage, prepare and support your students as they journey through the college admissions process.

We hope to provide you and your students with the most current admissions requirements and information available for a smooth admissions process. We look forward to working with you throughout the academic year as you assist students with their college plans.

To invite Georgia State to visit your college fair or high school, please email recruitment@gsu.edu.

Georgia State University Quick Facts

Tuition and Fees as of fall 2016 based on 15 credit hours per semester

In-state Tuition $4,279
Out-of-State Tuition $13,384
Student Fees $1,064
Estimated Books & Supplies $600

Ten Schools & Colleges with 100 Fields of Study and 250+ Degree Options

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies
Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing and Health Professions
College of Arts and Sciences
College of the Arts
College of Education and Human Development
College of Law (graduate programs only)
Honors College
J. Mack Robinson College of Business
School of Public Health
Perimeter College (associate programs only)

Applicant Demographics as of fall 2016

Georgia State attracts a diverse student body, with students from all 159 counties in Georgia, all 50 states and 160 countries.

White (Non-Hispanic) 10,465
Black (Non-Hispanic) 11,329
Hispanic 2,723
Asian 4,233
American Indian 101
Multiracial 1,504
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian 28
Not reported 2,139

Combined demographics for the Atlanta Campus and Perimeter College

Most Popular Majors

Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Criminal Justice
Interdisciplinary Studies
Political Science

Freshmen Applicants and Admits

Atlanta Campus

Number of Freshman Applicants
Fall 2016: 17,479
Fall 2015: 13,597
Fall 2014: 12,538

Number of Freshman Admits
Fall 2016: 9,216
Fall 2015: 7,851
Fall 2014: 7,144

Acceptance Rate for Freshmen
Fall 2016: 53%
Fall 2015: 57%
Fall 2014: 57%

Perimeter College

Number of Freshman Applicants
Fall 2016: 7,487

Number of Freshman Admits
Fall 2016: 4,401

Acceptance Rate for Freshmen
Fall 2016: 59%