Middle Georgia State University
Macon, GA 31206


Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 7,714
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 5%
Student to faculty ratio 20:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,728 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Middle Georgia State University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,099 applications and 3,603 students were granted admission. Middle Georgia State University is at the #69 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Graduate students
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Tuition & Fees

Middle Georgia State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $9,637 and in-state students paid $2,608.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $12,440
In State Tuition
National Average = $6,695
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $17,196
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 91% of Middle Georgia State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 62% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,777 (which is 7.8% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Middle Georgia State University in 2016-2017, was 833, which is 58% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,896 (which is 11.2% above the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,432
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,302
Financial aid
National Average = 85%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Middle Georgia State University has enrolled a total of 7,714 students (4,796 students full-time and 2,918 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 7,714 students, 653 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 42% men and 58% women and 7,642 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 72 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 1,030 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 55%

Black/African American: 34%

Hispanic: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Asian: 2%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Middle Georgia State University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 19% 330
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 13% 230 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 9% 147
Psychology 6% 110
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 5% 82
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 4% 75
Education 4% 74
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 72
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 3% 54
English Language And Literature/letters 2% 32

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Middle Georgia State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $55,500. Last year, out of the total 325 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 325 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 546 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 502 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $55,500 $58,500
Employment Rate 100% 92%
Total Graduates 325 546

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Middle Georgia State University.

Gordon State College
29.4 mile away
Georgia Military College
34.8 mile away
Clayton State University
64.3 mile away
Columbus State University
73.4 mile away
Georgia State University
75.4 mile away