Graduate Programs Overview

Georgia Southern University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Statesboro, Georgia. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 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
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address1332 Southern Drive, Statesboro, GA
Graduate School Students3,480 students
2,016 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$7,100
Out-of-State$22,004
Student to Faculty22:1 (4.55%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 115 Graduate Programs
57 Master's, 16 Doctorate, 43 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 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.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$4,986$19,890
Fees$2,114$2,114
Cost per Credit$277$1,105
Books & Supplies$1,200
Room & Board$10,136 (On-Campus) / $8,824 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$6,158 (On-Campus) / $6,558 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$24,594$39,498
Off-Campus Total$23,682$38,586
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$8,728$8,728$8,728$7,069$7,100
Out-of-State$28,610$28,610$28,610$21,982$22,004

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 314 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
Total1,0911191884
Men37635612
Women715841272
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.
Education
Engineering Technology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Engineering Technology
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Engineering Technology
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Visual And Performing Arts
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
History
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Education
Psychology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Business
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences
Computer And Information Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Business

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
Total3,480
Men Students917
Women Students2,563
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total3,480
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
Total3,480
American Indian /
Native American
3
Asian74
Black877
Hispanic163
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
4
White2,117
Two or more races93
Un-Known21
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
Total3,480
21 & Under45
22-24919
25-291,013
30-34502
35-39368
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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