Georgia Colleges List

Both private and public Georgia institutions rank well in the University Review College rankings lists, with notable members in the top 100 USA colleges list being the private institution Emory University (29th best college in the USA), and the state institutions the Georgia Institute of Technology (40th) and the University of Georgia (61st).

List of Georgia Colleges

NameAddressTypeNumber of UG StudentsIn-State TuitionOut of State TuitionAcceptance RateFounded
Agnes Scott College141 E. College Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030Private915$35,982$35,98267%1889
Art Institute of Atlanta6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 100 Embassy Row, Atlanta, GA 30328Private3335$17,596$17,5961949
Bauder College384 Northyards Boulevard NW, Atlanta, GA 30313Private$13,089$13,0891938
Berry College2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW, Mt Berry, GA 30149Private2141$30,530$30,53060%1902
Beulah Heights University892 Berne St SE, Atlanta, GA 30316Private1918
Brenau University500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, GA 30501Private1700$24,780$24,78078%1878
Brewton-Parker College201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle, Mount Vernon, GA 30445Private1119$13,560$13,5601904
Clark Atlanta University223 James P. Brawley Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30314Private2629$21,334$21,33457%1988
Columbia Theological Seminary701 S Columbia Dr, Decatur, GA 30030Private4501828
Covenant College14049 Scenic Highway, Lookout Mountain, GA 30750Private1104$30,160$30,16057%1955
DeVry University-Georgia2555 Northwinds Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30009 Private1931
Emmanuel College181 Spring St, Franklin Springs, GA 30639Private806$18,170$18,17048%1919
Emory University201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322Private7836$45,008$45,00827%1836
Interdenominational Theological Center700 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SW, Atlanta, GAPrivate1958
LaGrange College601 Broad Street, LaGrange, GA 30240Private856$26,590$26,59058%1831
Life University1269 Barclay Circle, Marietta, GA 30060Private811$10,500$10,50041%1974
Mercer University1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, GA 31207-0003Private4419$33,780$33,78069%1833
Morehouse College830 Westview Drive SW, Atlanta, GA 30314Private2189$26,090$26,09067%1867
Morehouse School of Medicine720 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, GA 30310Private1975
Oglethorpe University4484 Peachtree Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30319-2797Private1073$32,500$32,50056%1835
Paine College1235 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30901-3182Private924$13,332$13,33244%1882
Piedmont College1021 Central Ave, Demorest, GA 30535Private1281$21,350$21,35060%1897
Point University507 West 10th Street, West Point, GA 31833Private1439$17,650$17,65054%1937
Reinhardt University7300 Reinhardt University, Waleska, GA 30183-0128Private1224$19,166$19,16660%1883
Savannah College of Art & Design342 Bull St, Savannah, GA 31402Private9332$34,295$34,2951978
Shorter University315 Shorter Avenue, Rome, GA 30165-4298Private3069$19,670$19,67068%1873
South University709 Mall Boulevard, Savannah, GA 33411Private18370$16,360$16,36052%1899
Spelman College350 Spelman Lane SW, Atlanta, GA 30314-4399Private2129$25,496$25,49641%1881
Thomas University1501 Millpond Road, Thomasville, GA 31792Private886$15,750$15,75069%1950
Toccoa Falls College107 Kincaid Dr., Toccoa Falls, GA 30598Private870$19,700$19,70054%1907
Truett-McConnell College100 Alumni Dr, Cleveland, GA 30528,Private16001946
University System of Georgia
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College2802 Moore Highway, Tifton, GA 31793Public3394$4,281$10,41571%1908
Albany State University504 College Drive, Albany, GA 31705Public3660$6,024$18,22624%1903
Armstrong Atlantic State University11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, GA 31419Public63371935
Clayton State University2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, GA 30260Public6893$6,194$18,70046%1969
College of Coastal Georgia1 College Drive, Brunswick, GA 31520Public3500$4,360$12,4161961
Columbus State University4225 University Avenue, Columbus, GA 31907Public7021$6,898$19,79456%1958
Dalton State College650 College Drive, Dalton, GA 30720Public5047$3,910$11,768Ê1963
Fort Valley State University1005 State University Drive, Fort Valley, GA 31030Public2858$6,448$19,36431%1895
Georgia College & State University231 W. Hancock Street, Milledgeville, GA 31061Public5729$8,960$27,30868%1889
Georgia Gwinnett College1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, GA 30043Public9719$5,352$15,04890%2005
Georgia Institute of Technology225 North Avenue NW, Atlanta, GA 30332Public14558$11,394$30,69841%1885
Georgia Regents University (Medical College of Georgia)1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912Public5654$6,552$19,4461828
Georgia Southern University1332 Southern Dr, Statesboro, GA 30458Public17904$7,190$20,08657%1906
Georgia Southwestern State University800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr, Americus, GA 31709Public2667$6,106$18,61268%1906
Georgia State UniversityAtlanta, GA 30302Public24865$10,240$28,45054%1913
Gordon State College419 College Drive, Barnesville, GA 30204Public4500$3,408$9,69545%1852
Kennesaw State University1000 Chastain Road, Kennesaw, GA 30144-5591Public22621$6,932$19,82855%1963
Middle Georgia State College100 College Station Drive, Macon, GA 31206Public8150$3,326$9,61347%2013
Savannah State University3219 College St, Savannah, GA 31404Public4602$5,415$15,17683%1890
South Georgia State College100 W College Park Dr, Douglas, GA 31533Public2684$3,562$10,6122013
Southern Polytechnic State University1100 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060-2896Public5732$6,810$20,59479%1948
University of GeorgiaAthens, GA 30602Public26278$10,836$29,04655%1785
University of North Georgia82 College Circle, Dahlonega, GA 30597Public14851$6,816$19,71260%1873
University of West Georgia1601 Maple Street, Carrollton, GA 30118Public9959$6,956$19,85254%1906
Valdosta State University1500 N. Patterson Street, Valdosta, GA 31698Public9718$7,162$20,05855%1906
Wesleyan College4760 Forsyth Road, Macon, GA 31210-4462Private648$19,900$19,90043%1836
Young Harris College1 College St, Young Harris, GA 30582Private1120$25,726$25,72655%1886

Size wise the biggest colleges by student body are the the University of Georgia (26,278 UG students) and the Georgia State University (24,865). While the smallest establishments include Wesleyan College (648) and Emmanuel College (806).

Cost wise, of the main higher education establishments the lowest in-state tuition fees are offered by Middle Georgia State College (In-state tuition: $3,326; Out of state fees: $9,613) and Gordon State College (In-state: $3,408; Out of state: $9,695).

Conversely the highest priced public college in Georgia are the Georgia Institute of Technology (In-state tuition: $11,394; Out of state fees: $30,698) and the University of Georgia (In-state: $10,836; Out of state: $29,046).

Of the private institutions, the lowest priced establishments in the list of Georgia colleges are Life University ($10,500) and Bauder College ($13,089), whilst the most expensive universities in the state are Agnes Scott College ($35,982) and Emory University ($45,008).

The most selective colleges are Albany State University (24% acceptance rate) and Emory University (27%). The oldest college in the state is the University of Georgia, established in 1785.

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