Tool December 2017

Best Values in Colleges

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Georgia State University (Atlanta, GA)


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Georgia State University is ranked 90 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Public Colleges and is ranked 273 among all colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 77%
Applicants who took ACT 51%

SAT Critical Reading Score

700+3%
600-69920%
600+23%

SAT Math Score

700+4%
600-69918%
600+22%

ACT Score

30-366%
24-2937%
24+44%

Students applied17,467
Students admitted9,212
Admission rate53%

Students per faculty19

4-year graduation rate23%

ANNUAL COSTS

In State

Tuition$4,365
Fees$1,064
Room and board$8,850
Estimated book expense$1,600
Total cost$15,879

Cost after need-based aid$10,882
Cost after non-need-based aid$15,879

Average debt at graduation$29,959

Out of State

Tuition$13,652
Fees$1,064
Room and board$8,850
Estimated book expense$1,600
Total cost$25,166

Cost after need-based aid$20,169
Cost after non-need-based aid$25,166

SALARY DATA

Salary yardstick #$41,200

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met59%
Average need-based aid$4,997
Average non-need-based aid$0

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment25,455

Full-Time

Men7,849
Women11,522

Part-Time

Men2,547
Women3,537

Freshmen retained83%

# - Based on the median earnings of workers who started at a particular college 10 years earlier and who received federal financial aid. The data don't consider whether the student graduated or went on to graduate school.

NA - Not available


SOURCES - Peterson's Databases (© 2018 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.), U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard.

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