Georgia State University is a large urban research university located in the heart of Atlanta. Named one of the top 100 public universities for doctoral degrees, GSU offers 250 BA, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degrees across 100 fields of study. Students can choose to attend day or evening courses, part- or full-time.
More than 40,000 students attend this highly diverse university. Students join the university from every state in the nation and across 160 countries. GSU also has International Cooperation Agreements with more than 80 universities around the world. The university’s highest priority is to become a national model for undergraduate education, demonstrating that students from all background can achieve academic and professional success. This focus has paid off, with the university, eliminating the achievement gap among graduation rates, bucking many national trends.
- College Type: Public
- Program Type: 4-Year College
- Campus Size: Large (over 5,000 students)
- Campus Type: Urban
Students have opportunities to learn from outstanding faculty and administrative personnel who are well respected in their fields and to participate in innovative research projects and life enhancing community service.
The campus includes student housing; a recreation center with racquetball courts, squash court, free weight area, aquatic center, climbing wall, dance & martial arts studios, basketball/volleyball courts, track, lap pool, spa, and sauna; a student-run movie theatre; and a four-million volume library.