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Georgia College & State University

1,092 reviews
  1. Milledgeville, GA
  2. 4 Year
B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B+
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    C
  4. Campus
    A-
  5. Athletics
    B-
  6. Party Scene
    A-
  7. Professors
    A-
  8. Location
    B
  9. Dorms
    A
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    B+
  12. Safety
    B-
Georgia College & State University is ...
Public
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Peach Belt Conference
Address
231 W Hancock Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061

Georgia College & State University Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
76%
SAT Range
1050-1220
ACT Range
23-26
Application Fee
$40
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$17,015/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $12,847/ year
  • $30-48k
    $14,069/ year
  • $49-75k
    $17,027/ year
  • $76-110k
    $18,278/ year
  • $110k+
    $18,813/ year

Academics

Professors
A-
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
18:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
85%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.52 responses
57%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.53 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.52 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,522Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
18%
Varsity Athletes
3%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 28 responses
  • Figuring this place out day by day
    4%
  • Friendly and outgoing
    61%
  • If you're white, you're good, if not, well....
    4%
  • Open-Minded and Friendly
    14%
  • White Anglo-Saxon Protestant...Greek
    11%
  • White, ignorant, spoiled rich sheep.
    7%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
Data not available
Poll
41%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big.71 responses
Poll
2%
of students say almost everything on campus revolved around sports.93 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 15 responses
  • Community and Academically Driven
    7%
  • Homogeneous
    13%
  • Quaint
    13%
  • Small, but comfortable
    67%

    After Georgia College & State University

    Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
    $38,500/ year
    National
    $33,028
    Graduation Rate
    61%
    National
    47%
    Employed 2 Years After Graduation
    93%
    National
    83%
    76%
    of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.21 responses

    Reviews

    1,092 reviews
    • Excellent
      162
    • Very Good
      478
    • Average
      377
    • Poor
      50
    • Terrible
      25
    My professors were very helpful and almost always had an open door, even when they were not open for office hours. They were both a professional and personal counselors. They even gave me textbooks to use to help me study for my senior exit exam, and I was able to download ARCGIS for free.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 1 month ago
    I never had a problem with admissions staff or the application process.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 1 month ago
    There are many ways to get involved in the community. There are clubs and organizations for every kind of passion. My professors were very helpful and cared about you as a student.
    • Recent Alumnus
    • 1 month ago