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The University of Georgia

The University of Georgia

University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-3000

Founded in 1785, the University of Georgia is a public, 4-year, research institution. This university, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Athens, GA. This university is the the second oldest and the second largest institution in the state of Georgia. UGA offers subjects including liberal arts, art, and journalism. This university offers students 17 certificates, 124 bachelors level degrees, 98 degrees at the masters level, and 81 doctoral level degrees. 34,677 students pursued degrees from the 172 programs at this university in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits UGA. It is one of 5 institutions with a medical school in Georgia.

Admission

In 2010, 17,776 students applied for admission to this university. This university admitted more than half of the applicants or 9,599 students. Approximately 61% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

In 2010, 17,776 students applied for admission to this university. This university admitted more than half of the applicants or 9,599 students. Approximately 61% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 54%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 56%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 51%

Student Demographics

34,677 students were enrolled at UGA in 2010.

Student Demographics

34,677 students were enrolled at UGA in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 14564
  • Total Enrolled Female: 20113
  • Undergraduate Male: 10898
  • Undergraduate Female: 15049
  • Graduate Male: 3579
  • Graduate Female: 5151

Faculty Demographics

It employs 2,749 teachers. About 83% of instructors are full-time, around 16% of teachers are part-time, and around 39% of instructors are women.

Faculty Demographics

It employs 2,749 teachers. About 83% of instructors are full-time, around 16% of teachers are part-time, and around 39% of instructors are women.

  • Male: 1674
  • Female: 1075
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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