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South Georgia State College

South Georgia State College is a four-year, state-supported, residential state college located in Douglas, Georgia, United States.

Location

Address
100 W College Park Dr
City
Douglas
State
GA
Zip/Post Code
31533

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
2579
In State Tuition Fees
2596
Out State Tuition Fees
9822
SAT Score
887
Grade Point Average(GPA)
2.80
Male Female Ratio
39:61
Acceptance Rate
60%
Student Faculty Ratio
27:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
Yes
Mission Statement
South Georgia State College, a state college of the University System of Georgia, is a multi-campus, student-centered institution offering high-quality associate and select baccalaureate degree programs. The institution provides innovative teaching and learning experiences, a rich array of student activities and athletic programs, access to unique ecological sites, and residential options to create a diverse, globally-focused, and supportive learning environment.
Mascot
Hawk
Colors
Navy And Gray
Conference
Georgia Collegiate Athletic Assn.

College History

History

Created by an act of the Georgia Legislature on August 18, 1906 as the 11th District A & M School, it became Georgia's first state-supported two-year college in 1927. In 1932 South Georgia State College emerged as one of the original 26 institutions of the University System of Georgia which traces its origins to the chartering of the University of Georgia in 1785. Joseph Meriwether Thrash (1885-1947) joined the faculty in 1907, and later served as the fifth principal of the A & M School. He became the college's first president in 1927.

College Specialty

Specialty

South Georgia college is a two-year residential institution that serves the educational, social, and economic development of the region by providing accessible, high quality student-centered education. Through close collaboration with faculty and staff,students are engaged in educational opportunities that empower them for success in a sustainable global society. South Georgia College prepares students to think critically, communicate proficiently, and act responsibly as civic-minded, environmentally conscious citizens.

Campus

Campus

190 Acres (77�Ha)

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