#1993 Overall Influence #1216 Desirability Rank

Valdosta State University

American public university in the state of Georgia

From Wikipedia

Valdosta State University is a public university in Valdosta, Georgia. It is one of the four comprehensive universities in the University System of Georgia. VSU serves over 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students representing 157 Georgia counties, all 50 states, Puerto Rico, the United States Virgin Islands, American Samoa and Washington, D.C. and hosts over 300 international students from 76 countries. VSU also offers classes at Moody Air Force Base north of Valdosta in Lowndes County.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,887

Acceptance

78%

Graduation Rate

40%

Median SAT Score

1065

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$4,371

Fees (in-state)

$2,212

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$41,600

Employed

89%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

10K

Under-Grads

8K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1500 N Patterson St, Valdosta GA 31698

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

14 per 100K

Violent Crime

0 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

55 per 100K

Violent Crime

4 per 100K

What is Valdosta 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

#1502 World Rank
Education
#1469 World Rank
Business
#1441 World Rank
Biology
#1216 World Rank
Political Science
#1192 World Rank
History
#1452 World Rank
Computer Science
#556 World Rank
Sociology
#460 World Rank
Nursing
#2850 World Rank
Engineering
#1120 World Rank
Psychology
#592 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1746 World Rank
Mathematics
#2456 World Rank
Literature
#1755 World Rank
Physics
#3515 World Rank
Medical
#485 World Rank
Social Work
#2427 World Rank
Chemistry
#2391 World Rank
Philosophy
#2911 World Rank
Communications
#2332 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#1121 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#1700 World Rank
Law
#2631 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2707 World Rank
Economics

Influential People

Who are Valdosta State University's Most influential alumni?

Valdosta State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Social Work, and Sociology

David Durden

Researcher

Brooke White

Researcher

Petra Kurková

Czech alpine skier

Don Hahnfeldt

American politician

Amy Carter

American politician

James A Nienow

Researcher

Lawrence Virgil

American football player

Jeremy Debarry

Researcher

Tim Golden

American politician

Pete Smith

Professional basketball player

Heath McNease

Heath McNease

Musician

Bret Campbell

American basketball player-coach