Read our cookies policy and privacy statement for more information.×
Public 4 Year•
20,000 and above
Georgia State University (commonly referred to as Georgia State, G Town Triple Threat State, or GSU) is a public research university in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Founded in 1913, it is one of the University System of Georgia's four research universities. It is also the largest institution of higher education in the University System of Georgia, with a total student population of approximately 51,000, including 32,082 graduate and undergraduate students in the downtown campus as of 2015.
Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.
2020 Best Colleges in America
#140 of 6828
2020 Best Colleges in Georgia
#4 of 163
2020 Best Public Colleges in Georgia
#3 of 53
The most popular major at Georgia State University is Business Management followed by Education, Social Sciences, Computer Sciences and Psychology.
Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Georgia State University within four or six years.