State institution: These 4-year Georgia schools attract the fewest in-state students


Georgia Christian University, Emory University and Savannah College of Art and Design enrolled the fewest in-state students of all four-year Georgia schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

The analysis is based on data reported annually to the U.S. Department of Education.

Georgia 4-year schools attracting the fewest in-state students

Rank
School
City
Enrollment
In-state students (%)
Out-of-state students (%)
Foreign countries (%)
Unknown (%)
1
Georgia Christian University
Atlanta
21
6%
0%
0%
94%
2
Emory University
Atlanta
6,937
15%
67%
18%
0%
3
Savannah College of Art and Design
Savannah
10,674
15%
71%
13%
1%
4
South University-Savannah Online
Savannah
4,056
15%
85%
0%
0%
5
Morehouse College
Atlanta
2,202
22%
78%
1%
0%
6
Spelman College
Atlanta
2,137
25%
74%
0%
1%
7
Clark Atlanta University
Atlanta
3,302
28%
71%
0%
1%
8
Covenant College
Mountain
1,030
32%
65%
3%
1%
9
Agnes Scott College
Decatur
921
44%
44%
11%
0%
10
Life University
Marietta
755
44%
42%
7%
7%
11
Thomas University
Thomasville
1,118
48%
34%
15%
3%
12
Luther Rice College & Seminary
Lithonia
312
53%
47%
0%
0%
13
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
Atlanta
15,573
54%
37%
9%
1%
14
Point University
Point
1,926
58%
42%
0%
0%
15
Emmanuel College
Springs
953
59%
33%
8%
0%
16
Carver Bible College
Atlanta
60
60%
20%
0%
20%
17
Berry College
Berry
1,978
61%
38%
1%
0%
18
Shorter University
Rome
1,403
71%
27%
3%
0%
19
Toccoa Falls College
Falls
1,411
72%
27%
1%
0%
20
Oglethorpe University
Atlanta
1,250
73%
26%
0%
2%
21
Andrew College
Cuthbert
285
80%
13%
7%
0%
22
Bainbridge State College
Bainbridge
1,746
80%
20%
0%
0%
23
Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw
32,945
80%
17%
3%
0%
24
Beulah Heights University
Atlanta
276
81%
13%
0%
6%
25
Valdosta State University
Valdosta
8,778
81%
18%
1%
0%
26
Mercer University
Macon
4,747
82%
16%
1%
0%
27
Savannah State University
Savannah
4,239
82%
17%
1%
0%
28
LaGrange College
Lagrange
937
83%
16%
1%
0%
29
Wesleyan College
Macon
564
83%
13%
3%
1%
30
Brewton-Parker College
Vernon
783
84%
15%
2%
0%
31
DeVry University-Georgia
Decatur
955
86%
11%
0%
3%
32
South University-Savannah
Savannah
497
86%
14%
0%
0%
33
Paine College
Augusta
426
87%
13%
0%
0%
34
Piedmont College
Demorest
1,281
87%
13%
0%
0%
35
Young Harris College
Harris
1,202
87%
7%
6%
1%
36
Albany State University
Albany
6,262
88%
12%
0%
0%
37
Georgia State University
Atlanta
25,770
88%
10%
3%
0%
38
The Art Institute of Atlanta
Atlanta
1,582
88%
12%
0%
1%
39
University of Georgia
Athens
28,848
88%
11%
1%
0%
40
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Tifton
3,394
89%
9%
2%
0%
41
Columbus State University
Columbus
6,799
89%
10%
1%
0%
42
Middle Georgia State University
Macon
7,221
89%
8%
2%
0%
43
Truett McConnell University
Cleveland
2,573
89%
9%
2%
0%
44
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
Atlanta
2,501
90%
8%
2%
0%
45
Brenau University
Gainesville
1,736
90%
8%
2%
0%
46
Augusta University
Augusta
5,291
92%
7%
1%
0%
47
Georgia Southwestern State University
Americus
2,606
92%
5%
3%
0%
48
Armstrong State University
Savannah
6,281
93%
6%
1%
0%
49
College of Coastal Georgia
Brunswick
3,663
93%
6%
1%
0%
50
Fort Valley State University
Valley
2,344
93%
7%
0%
0%
51
Reinhardt University
Waleska
1,408
93%
5%
2%
0%
52
South Georgia State College
Douglas
2,540
93%
7%
0%
0%
53
Dalton State College
Dalton
5,164
94%
1%
6%
0%
54
Georgia Military College
Milledgeville
8,595
94%
5%
0%
0%
55
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro
17,759
94%
5%
2%
0%
56
Strayer University-Georgia
Atlanta
5,530
94%
6%
0%
0%
57
Herzing University-Atlanta
Atlanta
593
95%
2%
4%
0%
58
Georgia Highlands College
Rome
6,013
96%
2%
0%
2%
59
University of North Georgia
Dahlonega
18,173
96%
3%
1%
0%
60
Clayton State University
Morrow
6,555
97%
2%
2%
0%
61
University of West Georgia
Carrollton
11,229
97%
1%
1%
2%
62
American InterContinental University-Atlanta
Atlanta
1,904
98%
2%
0%
1%
63
Georgia Gwinnett College
Lawrenceville
12,287
98%
1%
1%
0%
64
East Georgia State College
Swainsboro
3,003
99%
1%
0%
0%
65
Georgia College & State University
Milledgeville
5,987
99%
1%
0%
0%
66
Gordon State College
Barnesville
3,986
99%
1%
0%
0%
67
Argosy University-Atlanta
Atlanta
455
100%
0%
0%
0%
68
Chamberlain University-Georgia
Atlanta
997
100%
0%
0%
0%
69
Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs
Marietta
113
100%
0%
0%
0%
70
University of Phoenix-Georgia
Springs
408
100%
0%
0%
0%


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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Agnes Scott College Albany State University American InterContinental University-Atlanta Andrew College Argosy University-Atlanta Armstrong State University Atlanta Metropolitan State College Augusta University Bainbridge State College Berry College Beulah Heights University Brenau University Brewton-Parker College Carver Bible College Chamberlain University-Georgia Clark Atlanta University Clayton State University College of Coastal Georgia Columbus State University Covenant College Dalton State College DeVry University-Georgia East Georgia State College Emmanuel College Emory University Fort Valley State University Georgia Christian University Georgia College & State University Georgia Gwinnett College Georgia Highlands College Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Georgia Military College Georgia Southern University Georgia Southwestern State University Georgia State University Gordon State College Herzing University-Atlanta Kennesaw State University LaGrange College Life University Luther Rice College & Seminary Mercer University Middle Georgia State University Morehouse College Oglethorpe University Paine College Piedmont College Point University Reinhardt University Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah State University Shorter University Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs South Georgia State College South University-Savannah South University-Savannah Online Spelman College Strayer University-Georgia The Art Institute of Atlanta Thomas University Toccoa Falls College Truett McConnell University U.S. Department of Education University of Georgia University of North Georgia University of Phoenix-Georgia University of West Georgia Valdosta State University Wesleyan College Young Harris College

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