Valdosta State University

Valdosta, GA, USA
3.88 Average Rating

Founded as a normal college for women, Valdosta State University is a public institution in southern Georgia and part of the University System of Georgia. Valdosta State confers degrees in over 100 majors, minors, and certificates. Additionally, VSU offers training classes at the nearby Moody Air Force Base. For recreation, the campus is home to the Jewel Whitehead Camellia trail which features over one thousand camellias and is one of the only such university trails in the nation.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
81%
Out of State Students
18%
0
100
65%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 21
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 993
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision June 15, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 10, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
11,341
Total Number of Undergrads
8,778
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
16%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
39%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
20:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$13,990
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$4,181
Out-of-State Tuition
$14,755
0
100
84%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
83%
Average Aid Per Year
$6,517
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
39%
61%
Student Organizations
168
Size of Town
City: Small
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Atlanta
Tallahassee
Albany
Jacksonville
Macon
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$36,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.88 Average Rating
Valdosta is a very fun school. There is a good balance between academics and social life in the town!
Marcia from Columbus, GA
Valdosta State University is a great school for diversity, good food and filled with teachers that care. From the President on down their education system is impeccable.
Alexis from Street, GA