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University of West Georgia

University of West Georgia is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Carrollton, GA. The 2019 average net price at University of West Georgia is $15,392. Acceptance rate is 58.19%. The school has a total enrollment of 13,733.

Mission Statement



Logo of University of West Georgia
Major Airport
Location: Carrollton, GA
Student Body: 13,733
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.westga.edu
Acceptance Rate: 58.19%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 58.19%
  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $40
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $4,264
Out of State/International Tuition: $15,050
In State Grad Tuition: $4,086
Out of State Grad Tuition: $15,876
Room and Board: $9,708
Books and Supplies: $1,600
Other Fees: $2,024
Net Price In-District/State: $15,392
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 2,289
  • Men / Women Ratio: 871 / 1,418
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 490 - 570
  • Median SAT Math Range: 430 - 510
  • Median ACT Range: 18 - 22
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: 70
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 23
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 24%
  • Education: 18%
  • Social Sciences: 13%
  • Health Professions: 13%
  • Psychology: 8%

Academic Programs

University of West Georgia offers 103 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsUniversity of West Georgia offers 41 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other Degree
Health Professions
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsUniversity of West Georgia offers 23 Master's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Computer Science
Education
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Mathematics and Statistics
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsUniversity of West Georgia offers 4 Doctorate Degree Programs
Education
Health Professions
Psychology
Certificate ProgramsUniversity of West Georgia offers 13 Certificate Programs
Education
  • Counselor Education, School Counseling and Guidance Services Degree
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General Degree
  • Educational, Instructional Technology Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Elementary Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Special Education and Teaching, General Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Health Professions
  • Nursing Administration Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 40%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 43%
  • 1st Year Retention: 72%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $39,100
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 13,733
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 51%
  • Black Students: 36%
  • Hispanic Students: 6%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Unknown: 2%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • Non-resident, alien: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%