Top Universities in Georgia

Ranking profile of top leading universities in the U.S. state of Georgia:

Brenau University has been listed as one of the "Best Southeastern Colleges" by The Princeton Review. The University also offers online degree programs at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Georgia Southern University is placed 90th of 100 Best Values in Public Colleges, according to the Kiplinger's Personal Finance, February, 2010.

Emory University has been placed among the top 20 in the nation for best values among private universities in Kiplinger's Personal Finance.

Georgia Tech is one of the nation's top research universities. The College of Engineering is consistently ranked in the nation's top five by U.S. News.

Georgia State University is placed among the world's top 400 universities by THE-QS Rankings in 2007.

University of Georgia has been placed 5th among the nation's top 125 research universities in the number of tenured and tenure-line African American faculty, according to Diverse Issues in Higher Education.

Clark Atlanta University is rated 24th in the US News & World Report's list of historically black colleges and universities. It is approved for listing as United Methodist Church-affiliated University by the University Senate General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church.

Mercer University has earned national recognition from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its commitment to community engagement. It is the only college in Georgia, and one of just 119 in the United States, to be selected by the foundation for its 2008 Community Engagement Classification.

Armstrong Atlantic State University is part of the University System of Georgia and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Albany State University is tied for 26th with Alcorn State University and ranked as a 1st tier school in the US News first ranking of undergraduate education at HBCUs.

Columbus State University is ranked 102nd (out of 152) for Occupational Therapy Program by US News 2009.

Augusta State University has an outstanding business school. The James M. Hull College of Business is one of 23 business schools featured in The Princeton Review 2008 edition of its book “Best 290 Business Schools”.

Clayton State University's AACSB-accredited School of Business offers a top 10 MBA program in the greater Atlanta area (The Atlanta Business Chronicle).

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Kennesaw State University's "First-Year Experience" as a "Program to Look For" in its "America's Best Colleges 2005" edition.

South University is one of the top 40 online universities (OEDb's Online College Rankings 2009). It is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

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