Graduate Programs Overview

Georgia Southern University is a four-years, public school located in Statesboro, Georgia. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2021-2022 the graduate school tuition & fees are $7,100 for Georgia residents and $22,004 for other students in average.

It offers one hundred -five graduate programs: 57 Master's, 15 Doctorate, 27 Post-Bachelor's, 16 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 1,091 students have been conferred Master's degree and 119 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameGeorgia Southern University
Typefour-years, public
Address1332 Southern Drive, Statesboro, GA
Graduate School Students3,480 students
2,016 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2021-2022)In-State$7,100
Student to Faculty22:1 (4.55%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 115 Graduate Programs
57 Master's, 16 Doctorate, 43 Post graduate certificates

2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2021-2022 graduate tuition & fees at Georgia Southern University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. For Georgia residents, the tuition & fees are $7,100 and $22,004 for non-Georgia residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $277 for Georgia residents and $1,105 for out-of-state students.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 14, 2022)
2022 COATuition Trends
2022 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$277$1,105
Books & Supplies$1,200
Room & Board$10,012 (On-Campus) / $9,044 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$5,882 (On-Campus) / $6,282 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$24,194$39,098
Off-Campus Total$23,626$38,530
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2018-2022)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Georgia Southern University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 115 major areas - 56 Master's (15 online programs), 9 Doctorate (1 online programs), 26 Post-Bachelor'(3 online programs), 15 Post-Master'(7 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 26,949 students enrolled in Georgia Southern University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 3,480 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 917 male and 2,563 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 1,400 full-time and 2,080 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 2,016 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 561 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students917
Women Students2,563
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students1,400
Part-time Students2,080
By race/ethnicity 2,117 White, 877 Black, and 74 Asian students are attending at Georgia Southern University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races93
45 students are younger than 22 and 633 students are older than 65. The school has 1,932 students aged between 22 and 30 and 870 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under45
40 & Over633
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Georgia Southern University, 2,016 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 561 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment3,480
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,016
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses561
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses903
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses2,016
Georgia Resident1,859
Other State In U.S.149
Outside of U.S.2

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