Universities & Colleges in Georgia

University (city) Total StudentsUG (in) / UG (out)G (in) / G (out)
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus (Atlanta) 38951$13590 / $35545$17772 / $33454
Emory University (Atlanta) 16024$56454 / $56454$45999 / $45999
University of Georgia (Athens) 42708$13590 / $33454$12545 / $29272
Georgia State University (Atlanta) 40505$10454 / $26136$10454 / $26136
Berry College (Mount Berry) 2245$33454 / $33454$11499 / $11499
Covenant College (Lookout Mountain) 1106$37636 / $37636$17772 / $17772
Mercer University (Macon) 9767$27181 / $27181$16727 / $16727
Georgia College and State University (Milledgeville) 8066$10454 / $30318$8363 / $21954
Savannah College of Art and Design (Savannah) 16065$40772 / $40772$40772 / $40772
Georgia Southern University (Statesboro) 30628$7318 / $18818$8363 / $22999
Oglethorpe University (Atlanta) 1155$35545 / $35545$N/A / $N/A
LaGrange College (Lagrange) 1201$33454 / $33454$21954 / $21954
Piedmont College (Demorest) 3357$28227 / $28227$11499 / $11499
Reinhardt University (Waleska) 1755$26136 / $26136$10454 / $10454
Valdosta State University (Valdosta) 13397$7318 / $18818$7318 / $19863
Shorter University (Rome) 1787$24045 / $24045$13590 / $13590
Truett-McConnell College (Cleveland) 3466$22999 / $22999$8363 / $8363
Georgia Southwestern State University (Americus) 3646$6272 / $17772$5227 / $16727
Clark Atlanta University (Atlanta) 4202$25090 / $25090$18818 / $18818
Spelman College (Atlanta) 2144$28227 / $28227$N/A / $N/A
Armstrong State University (Savannah) 7103$6272 / $16727$6272 / $16727
Brenau University (Gainesville) 3672$33454 / $33454$14636 / $14636
Savannah State University (Savannah) 4645$6272 / $17772$6272 / $15681
Young Harris College (Young Harris) 1204$30318 / $30318$N/A / $N/A
Morehouse College (Atlanta) 2167$28227 / $28227$N/A / $N/A
University of West Georgia (Carrollton) 16353$7318 / $18818$7318 / $19863
Point University (West Point) 2636$22999 / $22999$13590 / $13590
Columbus State University (Columbus) 9926$7318 / $18818$9409 / $14636
Toccoa Falls College (Toccoa Falls) 937$21954 / $21954$N/A / $N/A
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (Tifton) 3393$4181 / $11499$N/A / $N/A
Fort Valley State University (Fort Valley) 3049$6272 / $17772$5227 / $14636
College of Coastal Georgia (Brunswick) 3131$4181 / $11499$N/A / $N/A
Life University (Marietta) 3494$14636 / $14636$10454 / $10454
Emmanuel College (Franklin Springs) 884$19863 / $19863$N/A / $N/A
Gordon State College (Barnesville) 4084$4181 / $11499$N/A / $N/A
Albany State University (Albany) 7576$6272 / $17772$6272 / $16727
Paine College (Augusta) 555$15681 / $15681$N/A / $N/A
Wesleyan College (Macon) 708$21954 / $21954$28227 / $28227
Morehouse School of Medicine (Atlanta) 452$N/A / $N/A$26136 / $26136
Southern Polytechnic State University (Marietta) 0$N/A / $N/A$N/A / $N/A
Clayton State University (Morrow) 8550$6272 / $17772$8363 / $14636
Herzing University-Atlanta (Atlanta) 1455$15681 / $15681$12545 / $12545
Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs (Marietta) 523$10454 / $10454$12545 / $12545
American InterContinental University-Atlanta (Atlanta) 3964$13590 / $13590$22999 / $22999
South University-Savannah (Savannah) 1546$18818 / $18818$16727 / $16727
The Art Institute of Atlanta (Atlanta) 2249$18818 / $18818$N/A / $N/A
Argosy University-Atlanta (Atlanta) 1484$14636 / $14636$14636 / $14636
Bauder College (Atlanta) 42$14636 / $14636$N/A / $N/A
Columbia Theological Seminary (Decatur) 189$N/A / $N/A$14636 / $14636
Westwood College-Northlake (Atlanta) 0$16727 / $16727$N/A / $N/A
Agnes Scott College (Decatur) 1076$44954 / $44954$17772 / $17772
Thomas University (Thomasville) 2395$17772 / $17772$13590 / $13590
Interdenominational Theological Center (Atlanta) 256$N/A / $N/A$14636 / $14636
Kennesaw State University (Kennesaw) 0$N/A / $N/A$N/A / $N/A
Westwood College-Atlanta Peachtree Center Campus (Atlanta) 0$16727 / $16727$N/A / $N/A
Beulah Heights University (Atlanta) 591$11499 / $11499$11499 / $11499
Atlanta's John Marshall Law School (Atlanta) 522$N/A / $N/A$N/A / $N/A
Luther Rice University & Seminary (Lithonia) 1179$9409 / $9409$6272 / $6272
Brewton-Parker College (Mount Vernon) 616$17772 / $17772$N/A / $N/A
Dalton State College (Dalton) 5044$4181 / $11499$N/A / $N/A
Georgia Gwinnett College (Lawrenceville) 11468$5227 / $14636$N/A / $N/A

*UG - Undergraduate
*G - Graduate
*in - In-state Fees
*out - Out-of-State Fees
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Georgia

Situated, on the southeastern shoreline of America, Georgia has a humid subtropical climate. Owing to its location summers are hot and humid while the winters are cooler in this state. The percentage of daily humidity in Georgia is not very high. According to the United States Census Bureau, there has been a 1.32% increase in the population of Georgia within a year. As on July 1, 2011 the state the population of the state was estimated to be 9,815,210.The capital of Georgia, Atlanta is home numerous Fortune 500 companies such as Home Depot, United Parcel Service, Coca-Cola, Delta Air Lines, Aflac, and Genuine Parts amongst others.

Major industries
Apart from textile, timber, food is also a major industry in Georgia and is famous world over as the top producer of pecans. Gainesville, which falls in the northeast of Georgia, is known as the Poultry Capital of the World.

Top Universities
This American state is truly one of the best places for international students to get their graduate and master's degree. Georgia boasts of 34 state universities and 32 private universities. Most of the universities and colleges in the state are predominantly good for studying biomedical and health sciences. The majority of the top schools in Georgia are located in the large metro hub of the state, Atlanta. A number of Georgia colleges and universities are considered to be the best South eastern colleges, offering quality education to their students. The top universities in the state of Georgia include Emory University, Georgia Institute of Technology, University of Georgia, Kennesaw State University and Georgia State University.

Employment
Although, Georgia has lower-than-average unemployment rate but the growing numbers of jobs in varying industries are bound to make the economy of the state strong. The top 5 employments out of the 20 fastest-growing jobs in Georgia are in the field of computer industry while the rest is related to health care sector. Additionally, 50% of these jobs have more than average wages.

International students
As many as 15,359 foreign students attend the universities in Georgia, with Georgia Institute of Technology, Emory University and Georgia State University being the top three. Here, most of the students come from china, India and South Korea, followed by twain and France.

Tuition fee and financial aid
At Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, for instance, the in state tuition fee is $10,600 and out-of-state tuition is $29,000. In the year 2010, 51% of graduates took loans for their education at this college. While in Emory University the tuition and Fees is $42,000 and in the year 2010, 43% of the graduates took loans.

Cost of living
When it comes to the cost of living in the state, it is much less than the nationwide average. In Georgia, the average yearly salary is $44,000, which is $2,800.00 less than the U.S. average pay per year. Same goes for the CPI or the consumer price index of Georgia, which is 216. This is 3.57% lower than the U.S. city average CPI that is 224.