COLUMBUS STATE UNIVERSITY


Columbus State University is located in Columbus, Georgia and is a public college. Columbus State University is a four year college and offers Associate's Degrees, Bachelor's Degrees, Master's Degrees, and a number of different programs and courses.

Columbus State University is in a relatively urban area (in or near a city), which may be something you prefer if you like a city lifestyle as a student.

Columbus State University does not have a rolling admission policy, and you will want to make sure that you get your application in before July 1.

Columbus State University is relatively smaller in size with an enrollment of only 7,475 students.

Columbus State University accepts about 59% of its applicants on average, and 71% of the students receive some sort of financial aid for college at Columbus State University.

If you are looking for more information on financial aid at Columbus State University, you can may want to contact Janis Bowles, who is the Director of Financial Aid at Columbus State University. You may also qualify for scholarships for college in Georgia to attend Columbus State University or grants for college in Georgia to attend Columbus State University.

You may also need to take one or more of the following tests to qualify for admission at Columbus State University:

  • ACT
  • SAT
  • GRE

If you are interested in joining the Army, Columbus State University does have an ROTC Army program that is available for attending students.

Columbus State University offers military credit for military courses that have been completed successfully by students.

If you have taken some advanced placement courses with an applicable test, or obtained credit from an other college, you may be eligible to transfer that credit to Columbus State University.

Columbus State University offers the following co-op opportunities and programs to its students:

Columbus State University offers the following extracurricular activities to its students:

On a 4.0 scale, the average high school gpa for students that are entering Columbus State University is 2.95.

You may want to brush up on your ACT preparation as well, because the average ACT score for students that are entering Columbus State University is 19.

Don't forget to study for the SAT, because the average SAT score for students that are entering Columbus State University is 973.

Do a lot of students come from out of state to attend Columbus State University? Well, about 10% of the student body at Columbus State University comes from outside the state of Georgia.

Are you thinking of joining a fraternity or a sorority while you are attending Columbus State University? You're not alone - about 1% of the students at Columbus State University join a fraternity or sorority.

Do a lot of the students at Columbus State University live on campus? Well, about 14% live on campus, while 86% live off campus and commute to school every day.

QUICK FACTS ABOUT COLUMBUS STATE UNIVERSITY

Columbus State University Address:


4225 University Avenue
Columbus, Georgia 31907-5645
Phone: 706-568-2001
Fax: 706-569-3168
Web Site: http://www.colstate.edu

Columbus State University admission closing date:


July 1

Does Columbus State University offer Associate's degrees?


Yes

Does Columbus State University offer Bachelor's degrees?


Yes

Does Columbus State University offer Master's degrees?


Yes

Does Columbus State University offer Doctoral degrees?


No

Columbus State University graduation rate:


22.6%

Columbus State University retention rate:


88.3%

Columbus State University average high school GPA:


2.95

Columbus State University average ACT score:


19

Columbus State University average SAT score:


973

Columbus State University tuition cost (estimate):


$3,164



Financial Aid is available only to those who qualify.

Columbus State University room & board cost (estimate):


$5,720

Is Columbus State University a private college?


No

Is Columbus State University a coed college?


Yes

Columbus State University school calendar:


Semester

Is Columbus State University a 2 year or 4 year college?


4 Years
Please Note: Length of programs pertain to finishing programs in normal time.

Columbus State University enrollment:


7,475 Students

Percentage of applicants accepted to Columbus State University


59%

Percentage of students at Columbus State University receiving financial aid:


71%

Percentage of African American students:


28.2%

Percentage of Native American students:


0.4%

Percentage of Asian students:


1.9%

Percentage of Hispanic students:


3.3%

Percentage of Caucasian students:


64.8%

Percentage of students living on campus:


14%

Percentage of students living off campus:


86%