Valdosta State University
#1890 Overall Influence#1216 Desirability Rank

Valdosta State University

American public university in the state of Georgia

Valdosta State University Rankings

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.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

6,557

Acceptance

63%

Graduation Rate

36%

Median SAT Score

1070

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$4,264

Fees (in-state)

$2,146

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

#359 World Rank #260 USA Rank
Criminal Justice
#554 World Rank #316 USA Rank
Social Work
#998 World Rank #353 USA Rank
Chemistry
#661 World Rank #400 USA Rank
Nursing
#1129 World Rank #492 USA Rank
Biology
#1321 World Rank #541 USA Rank
Sociology
#1082 World Rank #590 USA Rank
History
#1576 World Rank #620 USA Rank
Computer Science
#1383 World Rank #630 USA Rank
Education
#1188 World Rank #646 USA Rank
Psychology
#1680 World Rank #673 USA Rank
Anthropology
#1468 World Rank #688 USA Rank
Political Science
#1498 World Rank #813 USA Rank
Business
#2282 World Rank #928 USA Rank
Medical
#2752 World Rank #1401 USA Rank
Communications

Other areas of influence

#1190 World Rank #583 USA Rank
Law
#1425 World Rank #697 USA Rank
Religious Studies
#2223 World Rank #621 USA Rank
Economics
#6590 World Rank #1697 USA Rank
Engineering

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 Criminal Justice, Social Work, and Nursing. Valdosta State University’s most academically influential people include Nancy Grace, Pauley Perrette, and Elsie Quarterman.

Nancy Grace
Nancy Grace

American legal commentator, television host, television journalist, and former prosecutor

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Pauley Perrette
Pauley Perrette

American actress

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Elsie Quarterman
Elsie Quarterman

Plant ecologist

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Ray McKinnon
Ray McKinnon

American actor

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Brad Carter
Brad Carter

American actor, musician, photographer and artist

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Richard Woods

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Agnes Ellen Harris
Agnes Ellen Harris

American home economics academic

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Briny Baird

Professional golfer

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Tim Golden

American politician

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Heath McNease
Heath McNease

Musician

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Marc Thomas Treadwell

American judge

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Debra Fordham

American television producer and writer

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