University of West Georgia
#1906 Overall Influence#204 Desirability Rank

University of West Georgia

University of West Georgia Rankings

The University of West Georgia is a public research university in Carrollton, Georgia. The university offers a satellite campus in Newnan, Georgia, select classes at its Douglasville Center, and off-campus Museum Studies classes at the Atlanta History Center in Atlanta, Georgia. A total of 13,238 students, including 10,411 undergraduate and 2,827 graduate, were enrolled as of Fall 2019. The university is also one of four comprehensive universities in the University System of Georgia.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

8,154

Acceptance

58%

Graduation Rate

41%

Median SAT Score

1000

Median ACT Score

20

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$4,264

Fees (in-state)

$2,024

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$41,700

Employed

90%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

12K

Under-Grads

10K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1601 Maple St, Carrollton GA 30118-0001

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

10 per 100k

Violent Crime

1 per 100k

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

42 per 100k

Violent Crime

5 per 100k

What is University of West Georgia 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

#313 World Rank #163 USA Rank
Psychology
#1167 World Rank #335 USA Rank
Physics
#1303 World Rank #461 USA Rank
Mathematics
#1652 World Rank #646 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1201 World Rank #717 USA Rank
Nursing
#1771 World Rank #993 USA Rank
History
#2304 World Rank #1025 USA Rank
Education
#2708 World Rank #1182 USA Rank
Political Science
#3352 World Rank #1358 USA Rank
Medical
#2646 World Rank #1367 USA Rank
Business

Other areas of influence

#962 World Rank #565 USA Rank
Communications
#1131 World Rank #364 USA Rank
Engineering
#1263 World Rank #725 USA Rank
Social Work
#1297 World Rank #637 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#4313 World Rank #1801 USA Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are University of West Georgia's Most influential alumni?

University of West Georgia's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Psychology, Communications, and Engineering. University of West Georgia’s most academically influential people include Randy Evans, John M. Brown III, and Creflo Dollar.

Randy Evans
Randy Evans

American lawyer

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John M. Brown III
John M. Brown III

United States general

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Creflo Dollar
Creflo Dollar

American pastor

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Matthew O'Brien

American author and journalist

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Rhubarb Jones

American radio personality

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Julian Stanley

American psychologist

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John Barge

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Patricia Wilcox

Poet and publisher

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Debbie W. Gordon

Researcher ORCID id 0000-0002-5195-6657

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Robert R. Hood
Robert R. Hood

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