East Georgia State College: Review & Facts

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East Georgia State College is a small four-year, public school with 3,005 students enrolled. This college was established in 1973 and is the only school located in Swainsboro, Georgia.

Academic Offerings

At East Georgia State College you can get your associate's degree or bachelor's degree.

East Georgia State College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 2 majors. The most popular concentration is General Studies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other schools and colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at East Georgia State College is low at 55% (way below Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
28 : 1
The graduation rate at East Georgia State College is very low - 10%. Roughly 34% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at EGC is a bit disappointing - 28:1. Find out more regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition prices are relatevely low - about $8,300 a year. The additional fees at East Georgia State College (not included in tuition costs) are about $900; which comes to $9,200 a year.

Read the details about East Georgia State College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent government data, 1,491 applications were submitted and 1,491 were accepted; so it is very easy to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at East Georgia State College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to East Georgia State College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (478) 289-2000 or check East Georgia State College Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
East Georgia State College offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at EGC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

East Georgia State College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 200 students, which offers a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable - around $5,600 a year.

Army ROTC programs are available at East Georgia State College. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime numbers, East Georgia State College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

East Georgia State College Location and Maps

Post Address: East Georgia State College, 131 College Cir, Swainsboro, Georgia 30401, USA
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