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Middle Georgia State University

Middle Georgia State University is a dynamic institution with a rich learning environment on five campuses.  Middlle Georgia State is the university of choice for bachelor's-degree-seeking students from throughout the state, the Southeastern U.S. - and the world! Additionally we are the only public institution in Georgia offering aviation programs. With low tuition, a strong commitment to the success of each student and a vibrant residence life program, Middle Georgia State promises a cost-effective, challenging, and rewarding college experience leading to degrees of proven quality. Our success is measured best by the accomplishments of our graduates in their chosen professions, as well as by the impact they make in their communities. We value the contributions of our international students, who provide the university with a diverse population through which differences in race, ethnicity, religious conviction and cultural background may be celebrated.

Middle Georgia State University is a dynamic institution with a rich learning environment on five campuses. Middlle Georgia State is the university of choice for bachelor's-degree-seeking students from throughout the state, the Southeastern U.S. - and the world! Additionally we are the only public institution in Georgia offering aviation programs. With low tuition, a strong commitment to the success of each student and a vibrant residence life program, Middle Georgia State promises a cost-effective, challenging, and rewarding college experience leading to degrees of proven quality. Our success is measured best by the accomplishments of our graduates in their chosen professions, as well as by the impact they make in their communities. We value the contributions of our international students, who provide the university with a diverse population through which differences in race, ethnicity, religious conviction and cultural background may be celebrated.

Student Demographics

Middle Georgia State is proud to currently enroll over 40 F-1 international students from 25 different countries and many more students from other nations who hold other types of visas or green cards.
 

Students:

  • Fall 2016 enrollment – 7,714
  • Full-time students – 62.2%
  • Part-time students – 37.8%
  • Men – 42%
  • Women – 58%
  • Average age – 26.1

Class Breakdown

  • Freshmen – 2,636
  • Sophomores – 1,437
  • Juniors – 1,326
  • Seniors – 1,681
  • Joint enrollment students - 500
  • Transients - 19
  • Others - 115

Student Demographics

  • White – 55%
  • Black – 34%
  • Asian – 2%
  • Other, multiracial or not reported – 9%
Student Housing Options

Middle Georgia State Universiy is not just a great place to learn, it's a great place to live! Student housing is available on our Cochran, Eastman (the site of our aviation programs) and Macon campuses. Our Cochran Campus residential communities are especially designed to create a fun and safe "freshman friendly" environment. On the Macon Campus, residential students enjoy apartment-style living with private bedrooms and bathrooms. Living on the Eastman Campus gives students interested in aviation many opportunities to network.

Additional information about student housing is at: www.mga.edu/residence-life/

Cost of Attendance

Estimated International Student Expenses

Tuition and Fees (Out of state-full time)* 
$5546.48 per semester
Total for one year (Fall and Spring semesters) = $11,092.96

Room and Board (Estimated)
Meals -  $1544 per Semester
Rent -$2800 per semester
Total for one year (Fall and Spring semesters) = $8,688

Books and Supplies (Estimated) 
$600 per Semester
Total for one year (Fall and Spring semesters) = $1,200
Mandatory Student Health Insurance
Total for one year (Fall and Spring semesters) = $878

Total estimated cost for one year = $21,858.96

* Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice. Tuition rates are available on the Middle Georgia State University website: www.mga.edu/bursar/tuition-and-fees.aspx.

International Student Visas Issued for your Institution

F-1 

Student Activities and Campus Life

There's plenty to do outside the classroom at Middle Georgia State University! We've created a dynamic college environment where you get the most from your higher education experience. Through a wide array of Student Life and Recreation & Wellness programs and services, you'll have many opportunities to participate fully in your campus community. Our activities, services, facilities and recognized student organizations – designed to promote campus spirit and community connection – include:

  • More than 60 student organizations, from social and cultural groups to academic-based associations to service-oriented clubs
  • Men's intercollegiate athletics include baseball, basketball, soccer, and tennis.
  • Women's intercollegiate athletics include basketball, soccer, softball, tennis, cross country, and volleyball.
  • Student media, including newspaper and literary magazine.
  • Leadership development
  • Music (jazz band, choir)
  • Theatrical productions
  • Lectures and concerts
  • Recreational and outdoor adventures
  • Fitness programs
  • International Students and Studies Association

Additional details about Student Life opportunities are available at http://www.mga.edu/current/default.aspx.

 

 

Contact Information

Liz Travis

Admissions Specialist/International Admissions

478-934-3136

liz.travis@mga.edu

Locations

Macon Campus (Main Campus)
100 University Parkway
Macon, GA 31206
478-471-2800

Cochran Campus
1100 Second Street, SE
Cochran, GA 31014
(478) 934-6221

Dublin Campus
1900 Bellevue Road
Dublin, GA 31021
(478) 275-6643

Eastman Campus (Focuses on Aviation)
71 Airport Road
Eastman, GA 31023
(478) 374-6980

Warner Robins Campus
100 University Boulevard
Warner Robins, GA 31093
(478) 929-6700
 

Application Deadlines

General Student Admission Application Deadlines:
Summer:  April 30
Fall:  July 16
Spring:  December 3


International Students Admission Application Deadline:
International students should submit the application and all supporting documents at least sixty days prior to the desired semester to allow sufficient time for academic review and student visa processing.

For international admission requirements visit www.mga.edu/admissions/first-time-students.aspx

 

Types of Degrees

Associate's Degree
Bachelor's Degree

Academic Offering

Four-Year School