The Best Value Georgia Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Georgia for 2022

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in Georgia based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2022 as the overall best value college in Georgia is Emory University. The highest value public state college is Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


24 results

Emory University
E
Atlanta, GA
Emory University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#1 Best Value in Georgia

  • 13,997enrollment
  • $25,672net price
  • 19%acceptance rate
  • 1380-1530SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Mercer University
M
Macon, GA
Mercer University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value in Georgia

  • 9,006enrollment
  • $21,693net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1340SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus
G
Atlanta, GA
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value in Georgia

  • 39,771enrollment
  • $17,410net price
  • 21%acceptance rate
  • 1370-1530SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 4.09Avg Weighted GPA
University of Georgia
G
Athens, GA
University of Georgia

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Value in Georgia

  • 39,147enrollment
  • $16,580net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1250-1460SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 4.02Avg Weighted GPA
Piedmont College
P
Demorest, GA
Piedmont College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Value in Georgia

  • 2,350enrollment
  • $19,796net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 980-1160SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Thomas University
T
Thomasville, GA
Thomas University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Value in Georgia

  • 1,303enrollment
  • $19,605net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 594-1034SAT range
  • 14-27ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Spelman College
S
HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Spelman College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Value in Georgia

  • 2,207enrollment
  • $43,920net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1200SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA
Albany State University
A
HBCU
Albany, GA
Albany State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Value in Georgia

  • 6,509enrollment
  • $13,678net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 740-900SAT range
  • 15-18ACT range
  • 2.77Avg GPA
Point University
P
East Point, GA
 
Point University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Value in Georgia

  • 1,946enrollment
  • $24,449net price
  • 35%acceptance rate
  • 910-1080SAT range
  • 17-21ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA
Clark Atlanta University
C
HBCU
Atlanta, GA
Clark Atlanta University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Value in Georgia

  • 3,776enrollment
  • $29,100net price
  • 59%acceptance rate
  • 880-1040SAT range
  • 17-20ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Brenau University
B
Gainesville, GA
Brenau University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Value in Georgia

  • 2,813enrollment
  • $21,715net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 930-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.39Avg Weighted GPA
Columbus State University
C
Columbus, GA
Columbus State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Value in Georgia

  • 8,372enrollment
  • $11,855net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 860-1080SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.05Avg GPA
Georgia Southwestern State University
G
Americus, GA
 
Georgia Southwestern State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Value in Georgia

  • 3,162enrollment
  • $12,053net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 940-1110SAT range
  • 19-22ACT range
  • 3.18Avg GPA
Georgia College & State University
G
Milledgeville, GA
Georgia College & State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#14 Best Value in Georgia

  • 6,873enrollment
  • $20,958net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1245SAT range
  • 23-27ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA
Georgia Southern University
G
Statesboro, GA
Georgia Southern University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Value in Georgia

  • 26,949enrollment
  • $15,463net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 993-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.47Estimated Avg GPA
Georgia State University
G
Atlanta, GA
Georgia State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#16 Best Value in Georgia

  • 36,360enrollment
  • $17,750net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1260SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA
Life University
L
Marietta, GA
Life University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Value in Georgia

  • 2,761enrollment
  • $28,379net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 910-1060SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA
Oglethorpe University
O
Atlanta, GA
Oglethorpe University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Value in Georgia

  • 1,452enrollment
  • $22,623net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1280SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA