Fort Valley State University
#2295 Overall Influence#154 Desirability Rank

Fort Valley State University

Public, historically-black university in the United States

Fort Valley State University Rankings

Fort Valley State University is a public historically black university in Fort Valley, Georgia. It is part of the University System of Georgia and a member-school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

3,217

Acceptance

61%

Graduation Rate

25%

Median SAT Score

951

Median ACT Score

18

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$4,950

Fees (in-state)

$1,708

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$34,700

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

3K

Under-Grads

2K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley GA 31030-4313

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

9 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

40 per 100k

Violent Crime

11 per 100k

What is Fort Valley State University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#781 World Rank #278 USA Rank
Mathematics
#720 World Rank #420 USA Rank
Social Work
#1693 World Rank #684 USA Rank
Sociology
#1214 World Rank #694 USA Rank
Communications
#1669 World Rank #754 USA Rank
Education
#1489 World Rank #812 USA Rank
Psychology
#1606 World Rank #902 USA Rank
History
#2271 World Rank #937 USA Rank
Biology
#3009 World Rank #983 USA Rank
Chemistry
#2777 World Rank #994 USA Rank
Computer Science
#3191 World Rank #1066 USA Rank
Literature
#2202 World Rank #1167 USA Rank
Business
#1901 World Rank #1321 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#2843 World Rank #1631 USA Rank
Nursing
#5899 World Rank #2200 USA Rank
Medical

Other areas of influence

#1508 World Rank #473 USA Rank
Economics
#1853 World Rank #594 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#1983 World Rank #965 USA Rank
Law
#3108 World Rank #1373 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#3238 World Rank #951 USA Rank
Engineering

Influential People

Who are Fort Valley State University's Most influential alumni?

Fort Valley State University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Social Work, Mathematics, and Communications. Fort Valley State University’s most academically influential people include Jo Ann Robinson, Shirley Sherrod, and John Wesley Blassingame.

Jo Ann Robinson
Jo Ann Robinson

Civil rights activist

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Shirley Sherrod
Shirley Sherrod

Civil rights activist

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John Wesley Blassingame
John Wesley Blassingame

American historian

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Genevieve M. Knight

African-American Mathematician & academic

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Ricardo Lockette
Ricardo Lockette

American football player

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Catherine Hardy Lavender

American Athletics competitor

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Ulysses Byas

African American educator and administrator

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James E. Adair

Artist

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Dorothy Smith-Ruiz

Academic, researcher, professor of Africana studies

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