Georgia Public Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend public college in Georgia?   The average annual in-state four year, public college tuition in Georgia was $4,416 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is a change of $139 from the 2015-2016 average of $4,277 and represents a 3.25% annual increase. The list of Georgia public colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating. Public schools are partially funded by the taxpayers of Georgia and usually offer lower tuition to in-state residents.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 65 public colleges and universities in Georgia, the most popular being University of Georgia with 33,006 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $9,552. Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus is the most expensive public school in Georgia with an in-state tuition of $10,008.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Georgia colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Georgia or cheap Georgia colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore Georgia Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Tifton, 2,514 Students
$2,501 28 76
Albany State University
Albany, 2,409 Students
$3,965 40 69
Albany Technical College
Albany, 1,401 Students
$2,136 - -
Altamaha Technical College
Jesup, 426 Students
$2,040 - -
Armstrong State University
Savannah, 5,049 Students
$3,965 26 47
Athens Technical College
Athens, 1,036 Students
$2,136 - -
Atlanta Metropolitan College
Atlanta, 1,145 Students
$2,366 - -
Atlanta Technical College
Atlanta, 1,406 Students
$2,136 - -
Augusta State University
Augusta, 4,516 Students
$4,512 39 100
Augusta Technical College
Augusta, 1,721 Students
$2,136 - -
Bainbridge College
Bainbridge, 796 Students
$2,224 - -
Central Georgia Technical College
Macon, 2,712 Students
$1,920 - -
Chattahoochee Technical College
Marietta, 2,813 Students
$2,136 - -
Clayton State University
Morrow, 3,811 Students
$3,965 - -
College of Coastal Georgia
Brunswick, 2,165 Students
$3,126 7 -
Columbus State University
Columbus, 5,433 Students
$4,264 45 76
Columbus Technical College
Columbus, 894 Students
$2,136 - -
Dalton State College
Dalton, 3,328 Students
$3,126 - -
Darton College
Albany, 1,684 Students
$2,181 - -
East Georgia College
Swainsboro, 2,264 Students
$2,224 - -