496
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Andrew Young School of Policy Studies

Overview

Georgia State University / Andrew Young School of Policy Studies is located in Atlanta, GA, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Social Work (MSW)
(Certificate)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 161
Doctoral Degrees 22
Other Advanced Degrees 12

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

702
Applied
360
Accepted
183
Enrolled
51%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

496
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
77%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.84%
Black or African American 31.25%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.62%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 4.23%
Unknown 1.61%

Gender

Male (36%)
Female (63%)

Faculty

72
Total faculty
Full-time (72)
Part-time (0)
Male (44)
Female (28)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Economics, public administration, public policy, criminal justice and criminology, social work
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 3992
Atlanta, GA  30302-3992
United States
Contact Dr. Sally Wallace
Dean
Phone: 404-413-0000
Fax: 404-413-0004