#1351 Overall Influence #187 Desirability Rank

Georgia Southern University

University in the United States of America

From Wikipedia

Georgia Southern University is a public research university in the U.S. state of Georgia. Its flagship campus is in Statesboro, and other locations include the Armstrong Campus in Savannah and the Liberty Campus in Hinesville. Founded in 1906 as a land grant college, Georgia Southern is the fifth largest institution in the University System of Georgia and is the largest center of higher education within the southern half of Georgia. The institution offers over 140 different academic majors in a comprehensive array of baccalaureate, masters, and doctoral programs. The university has a combined enrollment of approximately 26,000 students from all 50 states and approximately 85 nations. Georgia Southern is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity" and a comprehensive university by the University System of Georgia.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

17,250

Acceptance

91%

Graduation Rate

54%

Median SAT Score

1125

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$4,371

Fees (in-state)

$2,114

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$46,100

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

24K

Under-Grads

21K

Graduates

3K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1332 Southern Drive, Statesboro GA 30460-8126

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

38 per 100K

Violent Crime

3 per 100K

What is Georgia Southern 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

#635 World Rank
Education
#709 World Rank
Business
#1351 World Rank
Engineering
#1311 World Rank
Medical
#794 World Rank
History
#1521 World Rank
Biology
#1345 World Rank
Political Science
#1360 World Rank
Computer Science
#1018 World Rank
Communications
#1748 World Rank
Literature
#387 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1093 World Rank
Psychology
#1534 World Rank
Mathematics
#772 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#656 World Rank
Nursing
#1897 World Rank
Chemistry
#658 World Rank
Anthropology
#1856 World Rank
Economics
#2083 World Rank
Physics
#1046 World Rank
Sociology
#3262 World Rank
Philosophy

Other areas of influence

#1223 World Rank
Law
#1370 World Rank
Social Work
#3538 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are Georgia Southern University's Most influential alumni?

Georgia Southern University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Education, and Nursing

Yani Mo

American singer

Rebecca B Stone

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-6172-4358

Whitney Morgan

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-5914-0943

Whitney Morgan

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-5914-0943

Akrati Gupta

Public health researcher

Irina Melnic

Researcher

Karyn O Jones

Researcher

Christopher D Heckel

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-6072-3935

Daniel A Bartlett

Researcher

Mary Katherine Mills

Researcher

Julie Lockwood

Professor and Chair at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey

Julie Lockwood

Professor and Chair at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey