South Georgia State College

Undergraduates: 2579
Setting: Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
In-state Tuition: $2,596.00
Out-of-state Tuition: $9,822.00
Student/Faculty Ratio: 27:01
SAT / ACT / GPA: 887 / / 2.80
Public/Private: Public
Male/Female Ratio: 39:61
Campus Housing: Yes
Religious Affiliation: N/A
Campus Housing: Yes
Acceptance Rate: 60%

South Georgia State College, a state college of the University System of Georgia, is a multi-campus, student-centered institution offering high-quality associate and select baccalaureate degree programs. The institution provides innovative teaching and learning experiences, a rich array of student activities and athletic programs, access to unique ecological sites, and residential options to create a diverse, globally-focused, and supportive learning environment.


South Georgia State College is a four-year, state-supported, residential state college located in Douglas, Georgia, United States.

South Georgia college is a two-year residential institution that serves the educational, social, and economic development of the region by providing accessible, high quality student-centered education. Through close collaboration with faculty and staff,students are engaged in educational opportunities that empower them for success in a sustainable global society. South Georgia College prepares students to think critically, communicate proficiently, and act responsibly as civic-minded, environmentally conscious citizens.

Created by an act of the Georgia Legislature on August 18, 1906 as the 11th District A & M School, it became Georgia's first state-supported two-year college in 1927. In 1932 South Georgia State College emerged as one of the original 26 institutions of the University System of Georgia which traces its origins to the chartering of the University of Georgia in 1785. Joseph Meriwether Thrash (1885-1947) joined the faculty in 1907, and later served as the fifth principal of the A & M School. He became the college's first president in 1927.

190 Acres (77�Ha)

Chief_administrator: Virginia Carson (President)
Phone: 9122604200
Geographic region: Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV
Website: www.sgsc.edu
Net price calculator web address: faculty.sgc.edu/price/NetPriceCalculator/npcalc.htm
Undergraduate application fee: $20.00
Graduate application fee: $0.00
Member of National Athletic Association: Yes
Member of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA): No
Member of National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIC): No
Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA): No
Member of National Small College Athletic Association (NSCAA): No
Member of National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA): No