IAU Member

United States of America - Georgia

top General Information


Street:231 West Hancock Street



Post Code:31061-0490

Tel.:+1(478) 445-4789

Fax:+1(478) 445-2623


Institution Funding



Founded 1889 as Georgia Normal and Industrial College, authorized to grant degrees 1917, acquired present title 1996.

Academic Year

August to May (August-December; January-May)

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school or equivalent, and College Board SAT or ACT examination. TOEFL test for foreign students



Accrediting Agency

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Religious Affiliation


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Steve M. Dorman

Job title:President

International Relations Officer : James Callaghan

Job title:Assistant Vice-President for International Education, Senior International Officer

top Divisions

College : Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities, Biological and Life Sciences, Cultural Studies, English, Environmental Studies, Geography, Government, History, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Theatre

College : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration

More details:J. Whitney Bunting

College : Education

Fields of study:Curriculum, Education, Mathematics Education, Preschool Education, Science Education, Secondary Education, Special Education

More details:John H. Lounsbury

College : Health Sciences

Fields of study:Health Sciences, Nursing, Physical Therapy

Graduate School : Graduate Studies

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Art Therapy, Biology, Business Computing, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminology, Cultural Studies, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, Fine Arts, Geography, History, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Music, Nursing, Philosophy, Physics, Political Sciences, Preschool Education, Psychology, Public Health, Secondary Education, Sociology, Special Education, Sports, Theatre, Writing

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Art Therapy, Biology, Business Administration, Business Computing, Curriculum, Educational Technology, English, Music Education, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Administration, Secondary Education, Special Education, Sports, Transport Management, Writing

Doctor's Degrees (Professional Practice)

Fields of study:Nursing

Education Specialist Degree

Fields of study:Curriculum, Educational Administration, Special Education

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2019-2020

Full Time Total:416

Staff with Doctorate

Full Time Total:272


Statistics Year:2019-2020


Updated on 04-06-2020