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South Georgia State College

South Georgia State College is an Associate's college with 2579 students located in Douglas, GA.

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 2,579
Gender 39% Male / 61% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 73% Full Time / 27% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 70% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
White 55%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 1%
International 0%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Ethnicity Unknown 3%
Black or African American 36%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%


Student Publications: The South Georgian

  • Dance
  • Government or Political Activity
  • International Student Organization
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Choral Groups
  • Drama/Theater
  • Campus Ministries

Student Services

  • Academic Support Services: learning center reduced course load remedial instruction tutoring study skills assistance
  • Computer Services: libraries, dorms dorms wired for high speed internet connections wireless network available
  • Counseling Services: financial aid counseling veteran's counselor alcohol/substance abuse counseling career counseling employment services for undergraduates personal counseling
  • Facilities: mobile nursing clinic, endangered pine/wiregrass plot
  • Special Needs Services: comprehensive services for students with learning disabilities wheelchair accessibility services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders
  • Specialty Programs (ROTC, Accelerated Programs, Professional Development, etc.): dual enrollment of high school students independent study cooperative education
  • Transfer In Services
  • Transfer Out Services



Popular Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies (80%), Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (19%)

Majors Offered


A program that is a structured combination of the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities, emphasizing breadth of study. Includes instruction in independently designed, individualized, or regular programs.

Job Opportunities:

Postsecondary Teachers, All Other
All postsecondary teachers not listed separately.


A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Administration & Faculty

President Dr. Virginia Carson
President Virginia Carson
Accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Full-time Faculty 61
Student : Faculty Ratio 27 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 44 : 55
Percentage of Faculty Members
Tenured Faculty 37
Tenure Track Faculty 34
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 27




Selectivity Score: 22/100

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Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $7,272 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $6,817
$30K-$48K $7,436
$48K-$75K $9,704
$75K-$110K $11,158
$110K+ $11,566

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $2,596, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.


On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $2,596 Same as On-Campus
Fees $1,030 Same as On-Campus
Housing $8,000 $4,851
Books $1,200 $1,200
Total (before financial aid) $12,826 $9,677


On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $9,822 Same as On-Campus
Fees $1,030 Same as On-Campus
Housing $8,000 $4,851
Books $1,200 $1,200
Total (before financial aid) $20,052 $16,903

Students Receiving Aid

86% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 51% $5,462
Federal Scholarships/Grants 70% $4,420
Institutional Grants 10% $2,008
Other Federal Grants 7% $756
Pell Grants 70% $4,344
State and Local Scholarships/Grants 34% $2,059
Student Loans 51% $5,462

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Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

Graduation Rates

14% of students graduated in six years.



South Georgia State College participates in the for college athletics.

Sport Contact
Track and Field and Cross Country Corey Pye (Get recruited )
Baseball Jeff Timothy (Get recruited )
Swimming CM Jenkins (Get recruited )
Basketball Cory Baldwin (Get recruited )
Sport Coach
Soccer Ben Horner (Get recruited )
Swimming CM Jenkins (Get recruited )
Softball Nicki Levering (Get recruited )
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