Georgia Southern University
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Georgia Southern University can be found in Statesboro, GA, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 22,000 students are enrolled at Georgia Southern University.
An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 1520 (25th percentile) to 1760 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and in the range of 21 (25th percentile) to 25 (75th percentile) on the ACT is usually submitted among applicants admitted to this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Georgia Southern University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.23 - 3.38. Georgia Southern University accepts roughly 50 percent of applicants. Of those that are accepted, about 66 percent registered for enrollment. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected Georgia Southern University acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 52%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at admissions.georgiasouthern.edu.
Overall Georgia Southern University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012
The overall acceptance rate for Georgia Southern University was reported as 52.0% in Fall 2012 with over 10,500 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- SAT Scores: 1520 - 1760
- ACT Scores: 21 - 25
- Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.38
How Hard Is It to Get into Georgia Southern University?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Georgia Southern University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Georgia Southern University has been staying about the same from year to year.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2008-2009: 50.3%
- 2009-2010: 55.9%
- 2010-2011: 56.0%
- 2011-2012: 49.5%
- 2012-2013: 52.0%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 52.4%
How Does Georgia Southern University Compare?
The acceptance rate for Georgia Southern University is seven percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Savannah College of Art and Design||65.5%|
|College of Charleston||70.3%|
|University of South Carolina-Columbia||60.6%|
|University of Georgia||56.1%|
|Valdosta State University||55.2%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Required
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Georgia Southern University (Fall 2012)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||520 - 590|
|Math||510 - 600|
|Writing||490 - 570|
|Total Score||1520 - 1760|
|English||21 - 25|
|Math||20 - 25|
|Composite Score||21 - 25|