Georgia Southern University Graduate Schools

Georgia Southern University (referred to as Georgia Southern) is a Public, 4 years school located in Statesboro, GA. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Georgia Southern University is $7,069 for Georgia residents and $21,982 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,278 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 26,408 including undergraduate students.

Georgia Southern University Graduate School Overview

Georgia Southern University (referred to as Georgia Southern) is a Public, 4 years school located in Statesboro, GA. It is classified as Doctoral/Research University school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Georgia Southern University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (1/1/1935 - Current).
Georgia Southern UniversityDirectory Information
School NameGeorgia Southern University (referred to as Georgia Southern)
Address1332 Southern Drive, Statesboro, GA 30460-8126
Phone912-478-5391
Webhttps://www.georgiasouthern.edu
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.georgiasouthern.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://em.georgiasouthern.edu/finaid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Georgia Southern University is $7,069 for Georgia residents and $21,982 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,278 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 26,408 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 88 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 36 programs are available online classes.
Georgia Southern Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$21,982
$7,069 for Georgia Residents
Student Population3,278
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs88 graduate programs
(36 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio20 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Georgia Southern University is $7,069 for Georgia residents and $21,982 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $277 for Georgia residents and $1,105 for out-of-state students. Georgia Southern University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Georgia Southern 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Georgia Residents$7,069
Out-of-State$21,982
Tuition per Credit Hour
Georgia Residents$277
Out-of-State$1,105
Georgia Southern University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Georgia Southern University campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Georgia Southern
Distance Learning (Online Classes)36 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

Georgia Southern University 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Georgia Southern University is $7,069 for Georgia residents and $21,982 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are decreased by -23.17% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Georgia Southern University
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$6,636$2,092$26,518$2,092
2016-2017$6,636$2,092$26,518$2,092
2017-2018$6,636$2,092$26,518$2,092
2018-2019$6,636$2,092$26,518$2,092
2019-2020$4,977$2,092$19,890$2,092
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $15,834 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Georgia Southern University. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.43% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,130. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -2.78% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Georgia Southern University
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$9,800$5,654$9,800$5,654
2016-2017$9,800$5,654$9,800$5,654
2017-2018$9,650$5,654$9,650$5,654
2018-2019$9,650$5,808$8,326$6,208
2019-2020$10,030$5,804$8,326$5,804
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $277 for Georgia residents and $1,105 for other students at Georgia Southern University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Georgia Southern University
Georgia ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$277$1,105
2016-2017$277$1,105
2017-2018$277$1,105
2018-2019$277$1,105
2019-2020$277$1,105

Graduate Programs at Georgia Southern

Georgia Southern University offers 101 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,350 students have completed their study at Georgia Southern University.
Offered Degrees at Georgia Southern University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree54191,102
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship8168
Doctor's degree - other1037
Post Bachelor's Degree23577
Post Master's Degree15866
Total101331,350

Georgia Southern University offers 101 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,350 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,102 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 37 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 77 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 66 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism [+] 40 completers-
Technical and Scientific Communication0-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)40$34,000
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology0-
Computer Science3-
Education [+] (24 completers) 486 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction12-
Educational Leadership and Administration0$45,600
Administration of Special Education17-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration67-
Educational/Instructional Technology31$52,200
Special Education and Teaching17$46,000
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments20-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services19$39,600
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching19$44,000
Elementary Education and Teaching49-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching27-
Secondary Education and Teaching18-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels54-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching26-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)92-
Reading Teacher Education18-
Spanish Language Teacher Education0-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Civil Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Engineering Technology [+] 41 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields (other)41-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 1 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature1-
English Language And Literature [+] 9 completers-
English Language and Literature9-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 13 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences13-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 12 completers-
Mathematics12-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (4 completers) 61 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management7-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science54-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences12-
Psychology [+] 38 completers-
Psychology17-
School Psychology21-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 4 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies4-
Human Services [+] 24 completers-
0-
Public Administration24-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 24 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Criminology0-
Applied Economics5-
Geography0-
Sociology19-
Social Sciences (other)0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 24 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Fine/Studio Arts9-
Music15-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 122 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Communication Sciences and Disorders0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management15-
Health and Medical Administrative Services (other)7-
Athletic Training/Trainer11-
Public Health53$34,900
Public Health Education and Promotion0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse36$90,900
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Business [+] (2 completers) 171 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management118$63,200
Accounting53$55,800
History [+] 17 completers-
History17-
Total1,102
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 38 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction16-
Educational Leadership and Administration22$84,500
Psychology [+] 11 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology11-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 19 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Public Health12-
Physical Therapy/Therapist0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse7-
Nursing Science0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Total68
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 37 completers-
Physical Therapy/Therapist37-
Total37
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 30 completers-
Educational Evaluation and Research0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Special Education and Teaching (other)7-
Reading Teacher Education22-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor1-
Engineering Technology [+] 2 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician2-
Engineering/Industrial Management0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 8 completers-
0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services (other)8-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
0-
Public Administration3-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 2 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Applied Economics2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 23 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)1-
Public Health1-
Dietetics/Dietitian11-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing1-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing7-
Nursing Education2-
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)0-
Business [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Accounting3-
Information Resources Management5-
Taxation0-
History [+] 1 completers-
History0-
Public/Applied History1-
Total77
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (7 completers) 51 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Administration of Special Education3-
Educational/Instructional Technology13-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services3-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching3-
Secondary Education and Teaching13-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching5-
Reading Teacher Education6-
Psychology [+] 15 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology15-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Nursing Education0-
Total66

Graduate Student Population at Georgia Southern

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,278 students enrolled into Georgia Southern University graduate schools where it has total 26,408 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,341 full-time and 1,937 part-time students. By gender, 1,011 male and 2,267 female students are attending Georgia Southern University graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Georgia Southern University.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Georgia Southern University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,2781,0112,267
Full-time1,341448893
Part-tme1,9375631,374
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Georgia Southern University.
There are 2,039 White (62.20%), 754 Black/African American (23.00%), 137 Hispanic (4.18%), 58 Asian (1.77%), and 290 students with other races. 183 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Georgia Southern University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,2781,0112,267
American Indian/Native American312
Asian582038
Black/African American754191563
Hispanic1374394
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander211
White2,0396251,414
Two More822953
Un-Known201010
Non-resident Alien1839192
Georgia Southern University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,484 graduate students (45.27% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 506 graduate students (15.44% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Georgia Southern University.
Distance Learning Student Population at Georgia Southern University
Number of Students
Total3,278
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,484
Enrolled Some Online Courses506
Not in Online Courses1,288
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Georgia Southern University. 848 students are aged 20 to 24 (25.87% of total students), 181 students are aged above 50 (5.52%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Georgia Southern University.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Georgia Southern University
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,2781,0112,267
Age 20-2114311
Age 22-24834234600
Age 25-29991318673
Age 30-34533187346
Age 35-39330103227
Age 40-49395118277
Age 50-6416537128
Over 6416115

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