#478 Overall Influence #975 Desirability Rank

Georgia State University

Public research university in Atlanta, GA, USA

From Wikipedia

Georgia State University is a public research university in Atlanta, Georgia. Founded in 1913, it is one of the University System of Georgia's four research universities. It is also the largest institution of higher education by enrollment based in Georgia and is in the top 10 in the nation in number of students with a diverse majority-minority student population of around 54,000 students, including approximately 33,000 undergraduate and graduate students at the main campus downtown.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

20,409

Acceptance

82%

Graduation Rate

53%

Median SAT Score

1155

Median ACT Score

23

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$7,158

Fees (in-state)

$2,128

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$48,200

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

35K

Under-Grads

26K

Graduates

9K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

33 gilmer st, Atlanta GA 30303-3083

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

52 per 100K

Violent Crime

11 per 100K

What is Georgia 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

#212 World Rank
Business
#262 World Rank
Computer Science
#458 World Rank
Education
#576 World Rank
Biology
#367 World Rank
Political Science
#380 World Rank
Law
#348 World Rank
History
#286 World Rank
Communications
#447 World Rank
Philosophy
#426 World Rank
Physics
#714 World Rank
Engineering
#666 World Rank
Medical
#342 World Rank
Psychology
#721 World Rank
Literature
#396 World Rank
Economics
#689 World Rank
Chemistry
#709 World Rank
Mathematics
#211 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#804 World Rank
Religious Studies
#390 World Rank
Sociology
#431 World Rank
Nursing
#214 World Rank
Social Work
#701 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#625 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Georgia State University's Most influential alumni?

Georgia State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Criminal Justice, Business, and Social Work

Eric Buckner

American basketball player

R. J. Hunter

R. J. Hunter

American basketball player

David A. Washburn

American psychologist

Christopher Tufton

Jamaican politician

Michael W. Davidson

Melissa Ordway

Melissa Ordway

American actress and model

Bill Walkenbach

American baseball coach

Daffney

Daffney

American professional wrestler

D. Michael Crenshaw

Researcher ORCID ID = 0000-0002-6465-3639

Corrina Sephora Mensoff

American artist

Christina Warren

Christina Warren

American journalist and podcaster

Lance Krall

Lance Krall

Vietnamese-American comedian and actor, television writer, director, and producer