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University of West Georgia Scholarships

1601 Maple St Tuition In/Out-State: $3,882 / $13,703 Total Fall Enrollment: 11,283
Carrollton , GA 30118-0001 Books and Supplies: $1,000 Applicants Admitted: 54%
(678) 839-5600 On-campus Room and Board: $7,354 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 90%
http://www.gowestgeorgia.com/ Undergraduate Application Fee: $40 Receiving Institutional Aid: 7% , $3,129 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • University of West Georgia General Information

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    Address 1601 Maple St, Carrollton, GA 30118-0001
    Phone Number (678) 839-5600
    Web Address http://www.gowestgeorgia.com/
    Mission Statement The University of West Georgia seeks to achieve preeminence in providing educational excellence in a personal environment through an intellectually stimulating and supportive community for its students, faculty, and staff.
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Town, on fringe of an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    University of West Georgia Size

    Total enrollment 12,200
    Enrolled full time 8,652
    Enrolled part time 2,631

    University of West Georgia Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 6,439
    Women enrolled full time 7,690
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 8%
  • University of West Georgia Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $40
    Applied 7,266
    Admitted 3,916
    Enrolled 2,206
    Admitted % 54%

    University of West Georgia Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    University of West Georgia Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 69%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 450
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 540
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 440
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 530
    Students submitting ACT 40%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 19
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 22
  • University of West Georgia Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $3,882
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $13,703
    Books and Supplies $1,000
    On-campus room and board $7,354
    Off-campus room and board $7,431

    University of West Georgia Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 90%
    Receiving Federal Grants 54% , $4,430 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 7% , $3,129 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 71% , $5,377 on average
  • University of West Georgia Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 106 11 0
    BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Accounting 69 14 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 117 62 0
    Business/Managerial Economics 10 0 0
    Finance, General 63 0 0
    Management Information Systems, General 25 0 0
    Marketing/Marketing Management, General 96 0 0
    Real Estate 3 0 0
    COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Journalism 53 0 0
    COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Computer Science 0 5 0
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 16 0 0
    EDUCATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art Teacher Education 0 2 0
    Biology Teacher Education 6 0 0
    Business Teacher Education 5 12 0
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 48 4
    Education, Other 0 0 19
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 4 0
    Educational/Instructional Technology 0 46 0
    Elementary Education and Teaching 189 60 0
    Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching 20 5 0
    Music Teacher Education 11 1 0
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 19 7 0
    Reading Teacher Education 0 10 0
    Secondary Education and Teaching 0 6 0
    Spanish Language Teacher Education 0 1 0
    Special Education and Teaching, General 19 54 0
    ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    English Language and Literature, General 53 9 0
    FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other 9 0 0
    HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse 185 6 0
    Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist 30 10 0
    HISTORY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    History, General 37 6 0
    MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Mathematics, General 14 0 0
    Mathematics, Other 0 6 0
    NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Environmental Science 4 0 0
    Environmental Studies 4 0 0
    PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General 36 0 0
    PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Philosophy 9 0 0
    PHYSICAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Chemistry, General 19 0 0
    Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Other 3 0 0
    Geology/Earth Science, General 11 0 0
    Physics, General 4 0 0
    PSYCHOLOGY Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Psychology, General 109 19 0
    PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Public Administration 0 8 0
    SOCIAL SCIENCES Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Anthropology 20 0 0
    Criminology 40 8 0
    Economics, General 13 0 0
    Economics, Other 3 0 0
    Geography 8 2 0
    International Economics 3 0 0
    International Relations and Affairs 2 0 0
    Political Science and Government, General 30 0 0
    Sociology 62 1 0
    VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS Bachelor Master Doctorate
    Art/Art Studies, General 37 0 0
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 3 0 0
    Music Performance, General 2 1 0
  • University of West Georgia Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline June 1
    Priority application deadline May 1
    Fall application deadline -
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due June 1
    SAT Subject score report due June 1
    College will notify student by June 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by No set date
    Deadline for housing deposit July 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline April 1
    Financial aid deadline July 1
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline May 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date June 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
  • University of West GeorgiaFeatures

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    Next Connect Link Text
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    Application Link
    go.westga.edu
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    University of West GeorgiaNames and Abbreviations

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Ruth Musick Jackson Scholarship

Scholarship Description
Awarded to incoming freshman majoring in Education with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. This is a four-year scholarship provided recipient maintains minimum of 2.7 GPA. Recipient must be a resident of Coweta County. The scholarship was established by Ruth Jackson whose son, country singer and songwriter Alan Jackson honored her with a gift of money to be used for charitable purposes. Several members of the Jackson family, including Alan, attended the University of West Georgia and Ruth served as school dietitian in Coweta County.
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Awarded to incoming freshman majoring in Education. Recipient must be a resident of Coweta County.
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