1,902
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Georgia State University / College of Arts and Sciences is located in Atlanta, GA, in an urban setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Music (MM)
Master of Arts/Doctor of Philosophy (MA/PhD)
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
(Certificate)
Master of Arts in Education (MA Ed)
Master of Heritage Preservation (MHP)
Master of Arts/Juris Doctor (MA/JD)
(Graduate Certificate)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 524
Doctoral Degrees 154
Other Advanced Degrees 34

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
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
1 Foreign Language
Comp Exam Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

2,072
Applied
932
Accepted
469
Enrolled
45%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st July 1st No
Spring deadline November 15th November 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 April 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

1902
Total Graduate Students
19%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
80%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.26%
Black or African American 16.35%
White or Caucasian 41%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.05%
Asian 5.78%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.11%
Two or more races 3.58%
Unknown 2.47%

Gender

Male (43%)
Female (56%)

Faculty

487
Total faculty
Full-time (487)
Part-time (0)
Male (260)
Female (227)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Immunology, diagnostics and therapeutics, brains and behavior, language and literacy, molecular basis of disease
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 4038
Atlanta, GA  30302
United States
Contact Dr. William J. Long
Dean
Email: long@gsu.edu
Phone: 404-413-5114
Fax: 404-413-5117