Columbus State University

4225 University Ave
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 507-8800
http://www.colstate.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 8,178
  • Undergraduate population: 6,968
  • Student to faculty ratio: 18 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $14,886
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $22,926
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $14,059
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $22,099

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 84%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,241
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 33%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,230
  • Students receiving federal aid: 33%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,744
  • Students receiving state aid: 49%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 9%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 3,373
  • Percent admitted: 60%
  • Percent admitted (men): 61%
  • Percent admitted (women): 59%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 440, 550
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 420, 550
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 7,951
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 40%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 60%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 28%
  • Graduation rate (men): 21%
  • Graduation rate (women): 34%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters