Graduate Programs Overview

Georgia State University is a Public, 4 or more years school located in Atlanta, Georgia. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2020-2021 the graduate school tuition & fees are $9,292 for Georgia residents and $24,790 for other students in average.

It offers one hundred eighty-five graduate programs: 91 Master's, 59 Doctorate, 29 Post-Bachelor's, 6 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 2,003 students have been conferred Master's degree and 579 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameGeorgia State University
TypePublic, 4 or more years
Address33 gilmer st, Atlanta, GA
Graduate School Students7,080 students
364 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2020-2021)In-State$9,292
Out-of-State$24,790
Student to Faculty23:1 (4.35%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 185 Graduate Programs
91 Master's, 6 Doctorate, 35 Post graduate certificates

2021 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2020-2021 graduate tuition & fees at Georgia State 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 $9,292 and $24,790 for non-Georgia residents. The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $398 for Georgia residents and $1,259 for out-of-state students.
2021 COATuition Trends
2021 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
In-StateOut-of-State
Tuition$7,164$22,662
Fees$2,128$2,128
Cost per Credit$398$1,259
Books & Supplies$2,000
Room & Board$15,592 (On-Campus) / $13,088 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$3,424 (On-Campus) / $4,872 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$30,308$45,806
Off-Campus Total$29,252$44,750
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2017-2021)
2016-20172017-20182018-20192019-20202020-2021
In-State$9,004$9,148$9,148$9,292$9,292
Out-of-State$24,502$24,646$24,646$24,790$24,790

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Georgia State University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 519 major areas - 90 Master's , 43 Doctorate , 28 Post-Bachelor', 5 Post-Master'. 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
Total2,00357912713
Men711239321
Women1,2923409512
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.
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Philosophy And Religious 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
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Philosophy And Religious 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
Natural Resources And Conservation
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Education
Engineering
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
Work and Family Studies
Legal Studies
English Language And Literature
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Mathematics And Statistics
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
Philosophy And Religious 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

Graduate Student Population

Total 35,041 students enrolled in Georgia State University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 7,080 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 2,688 male and 4,392 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 5,113 full-time and 1,967 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 364 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively and 801 students are taking some online graduate courses.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Total7,080
Men Students2,688
Women Students4,392
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Total7,080
Full-time Students5,113
Part-time Students1,967
By race/ethnicity 2,837 White, 1,792 Black, and 471 Asian students are attending at Georgia State University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
Total7,080
American Indian /
Native American
6
Asian471
Black1,792
Hispanic427
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
3
White2,837
Two or more races234
Un-Known119
60 students are younger than 22 and 1,177 students are older than 65. The school has 3,983 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,860 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
Total7,080
21 & Under60
22-241,639
25-292,344
30-341,176
35-39684
40 & Over1,177
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 State University, 364 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 801 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment7,080
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses364
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses801
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses5,915
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses364
Georgia Resident347
Other State In U.S.17
Outside of U.S.0



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