Overview

Student Population
13,520
University of West Georgia overview
Location Carrollton, Georgia
Online westga.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of West Georgia overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Carrollton, Georgia, University of West Georgia is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,912 prospective students applied, and 4,638 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 2,240 enrolled in the school.  9,578 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 3,942 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $4,264 plus fees of $1,962. University of West Georgia is ranked 990 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
University of West Georgia overview
SAT 1000/1160
ACT 18/22
GPA 3.11
Applications Accepted
58.6% 
University of West Georgia overview
Applications Due Jun 1, 2019
Applicant Competition Average

Annual Cost to Attend

Georgia Resident Tuition
$4,264
In State Costs for University of West Georgia
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,962
Room and Board $9,444
Budget for Other Expenses$6,800
Total One Year Cost$24,070
Out of State Tuition
$15,048
Out of State Costs for University of West Georgia
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$1,962
Room and Board $9,444
Budget for Other Expenses$6,800
Total One Year Cost$34,854

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$40,400 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
39% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of West Georgia students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 24%
Education 19%
Health Professions 14%
Social Sciences 12%
Psychology 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=141334 IPEDS survey data for University of West Georgia.