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    Georgia offers more than 200 post secondary education options. While the Atlanta metro area boasts many of the state’s top schools, there are several choices throughout the state. U.S. News & World Report ranks both the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) and the University of Georgia on their list of Best Colleges. Further, several Georgia colleges and universities are ranked among the best Southeastern colleges and best value colleges. Emory University is one of the top private colleges in the country. The Technical College System of Georgia includes 28 technical colleges provides a unified system of technical education, customized business and industry training, and adult education.

    • Emory University

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      1390 Oxford Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322
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      Flush with Coca Cola money in the 80's, Emory (with Wash U) led the way in offering large scholarships to National Merit Scholars, thereby raising its profile—at least in rankings based upon standardized tests. On an attractive campus in a ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Research University, Religiously affiliated, Focus on Undergraduate Professions
    • Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

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      225 North Ave, Atlanta, GA 30332
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      Located in the heart of metropolitan Atlanta and visible from the interstate that runs north-south through the city, Georgia Tech is a demanding institution that rewards hard work. As one graduate put it, "I didn't always like it when I ... learn more

      Research University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • University of Georgia

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      Administration Building, Athens, GA 30602
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      Athens, a bit more than an hour east of Atlanta, is one of the nation's great college towns, especially where the music scene is concerned. The original portion of the campus has a historic marker noting the integration of the ... learn more

      Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Research University, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Land Grant
    • Georgia State University

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      33 gilmer st, Atlanta, GA 30303
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      Located in the heart of Atlanta, Georgia State is a highly diverse school renowned for its research and education. More than 22,000 students take advantage of the school's commitment to teaching and service. While visiting, be sure to check out ... learn more

      Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Research University, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • Spelman College

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      350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, GA 30314
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      Strengthened early on by Rockefeller money, Spelman College is the historically black college for women that exists across the street from, and as the sister school to, Morehouse for men, part of the Atlanta University Center that hosts a number ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Historically Black College or University (HBCU), Liberal Arts College, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Brenau University

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      500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, GA 30501
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      "Students at this private women's college in Gainesville, GA have all the comforts that a small and intimate women's liberal college can provide and, with the University of Florida not far away, all the social and academic amenities offered by ... learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions
    • Mercer University

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      1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, GA 31207
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      The Atlanta-based Cecil B. Day Graduate and Professional Campus of Mercer University enrolls about 2,400 students, large numbers of whom are non-traditional, part-time, and continuing education students. With a focus on graduate and professional studies, six of the University's eleven ... learn more

      Master's University, Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science
    • Agnes Scott College

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      141 E. College Ave, Decatur, GA 30030
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      Set on a lovely campus a short stroll from the center of Decatur, Georgia—a contiguous suburb east of Atlanta that is on the light rail MARTA line—Agnes Scott offers a personal education for women at an attractive price. With a ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Liberal Arts College, Religiously affiliated, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Toccoa Falls College

      Toccoa Falls College Save

      107 North Chapel Drive, Toccoa Falls, GA 30598
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      Located in northern Georgia about 100 miles from the sprawling metropolis of Atlanta, Toccoa Falls College is a liberal arts institution with a religious orientation. About 800 undergraduate students study here, the majority of whom concentrate in fields of religion ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Religiously affiliated, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Covenant College

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      14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, GA 30750
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      "The Word of God is alive and well at Covenant College, a "Christ-centered" Presbyterian liberal arts college where daily chapel attendance is required and professors pray before class. The campus is located on a mountain just outside of Chattanooga, 25 ... learn more

      Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Religiously affiliated, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Wesleyan College

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      4760 Forsyth Rd, Macon, GA 31210
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      "Wesleyan College is an extremely small, traditional liberal arts school in Macon, GA that offers a "wonderful, well-rounded education" in an all-female environment. Social life on Wesleyan's very pretty campus "filled with wonderful traditions" including Wesleyan's one-of-a-kind "class system" under ... learn more

      Heavy Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science, Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Liberal Arts College, Religiously affiliated, Offers Baccalaureate Degrees
    • Valdosta State University

      Valdosta State University Save

      1500 N Patterson St, Valdosta, GA 31698
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      "Bet you didn't know: Valdosta means "Vale of Beauty," and this quite comprehensive public school and the surrounding town definitely appear to deserve their names. Valdosta State University is situated on two campuses, located less than a mile apart, and ... learn more

      Focus on Undergraduate Professions, Master's University, Focus on Undergraduate Arts and Science

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    • There are 114 Colleges in Georgia.

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