Georgia Southern University Profile

Georgia Southern University is a leading public regional university located in Statesboro, Georgia, USA. It is classified as a Doctoral and Research University by The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching (2006).

Georgia Southern University has the following Colleges: College of Business Administration; College of Education; Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies; College of Health and Human Sciences; College of Information Technology; College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences; Allen E. Paulson College of Science and Technology; Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health.

The College of Education has attained accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) in the three specialty areas of community counseling, school counseling and student affairs.

Ranking Profile:

- Georgia Southern University is placed in Tier 2 among the Best National Universities in the US News Best Colleges 2011.

- Listed in the Princeton Review 301 Best Business Schools (2010).

- Featured in the 2009 edition of the Princeton Review’s “Best 296 Business Schools”.

- Kiplinger’s named Georgia Southern University to its “Top 100 Best Values in Public Colleges” list in the fall of 2008.

- 95th in the US News Ranking of Best Graduate Nursing Programs (2008).

- The Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology and Civil Engineering Technology are placed among the nation’s leaders in enrollment and degrees awarded (The American Society for Engineering Education).

- The Master of Business Administration and the Master of Accounting are featured in Best 301 Business Schools published by The Princeton Review.

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