Public Colleges in Georgia

The 2021 Directory of Georgia Public Colleges and Costs

Georgia Public Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2021

How much does it cost to attend public college in Georgia?   The average annual in-state four year, public college tuition in Georgia was $4,410 for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is a change of ($427) from the 2018-2019 average of $4,837 and represents a -8.83% annual decline. 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 34,930 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $9,790. Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus is the most expensive public school in Georgia with an in-state tuition of $10,258.

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.

<Academic 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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Georgia Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, Georgia

$4,064 17 3
Gainesville State College

Oakwood, Georgia

$2,277 NA NA
Georgia College & State University

Milledgeville, Georgia

$7,504 49 15
Georgia Gwinnett College

Lawrenceville, Georgia

$4,018 27 4
Georgia Highlands College

Rome, Georgia

$2,280 NA NA
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

Atlanta, Georgia

$10,258 78 90
Georgia Military College Atlanta Campus

Fairburn, Georgia

$5,040 NA NA
Georgia Military College Augusta Campus

Martinez, Georgia

$4,704 NA NA
Georgia Military College Columbus Campus

Columbus, Georgia

$5,472 NA NA
Georgia Military College Milledgeville Campus

Milledgeville, Georgia

$4,356 NA NA
Georgia Military College Valdosta Campus

Valdosta, Georgia

$4,656 NA NA
Georgia Military College Warner Robins Campus

Warner Robins, Georgia

$4,320 NA NA
Georgia Northwestern Technical College

Rome, Georgia

$2,400 NA NA
Georgia Perimeter College

Decatur, Georgia

$2,280 NA NA
Georgia Piedmont Technical College

Clarkston, Georgia

$2,400 NA NA
Georgia Southern University

Statesboro, Georgia

$4,371 43 24
Georgia Southwestern State University

Americus, Georgia

$4,064 31 30
Georgia State University

Atlanta, Georgia

$7,158 45 28
Gordon College

Barnesville, Georgia

$2,858 20 5
Gwinnett Technical College

Lawrenceville, Georgia

$2,400 NA NA