Georgia Southwestern State University is located in Americus, Georgia. It is part of the University System of Georgia. It was established in the year 1906. When it was founded it was known as the Third Agricultural and Mechanical School. Later in 1926 it changed its name to the Third District Agricultural and Normal College. Again it changed its name to Georgia Southwestern College when it came under the jurisdiction of the Board of Regents. From July 1996 it came to be known by its present name of Georgia Southwestern State University. Excellent faculty members assisted in student's success in academics. The University environment is absolutely conducive for quality learning. The programs are designed in a way which would help the students to succeed in their chosen field of study.
Geology and Physics
Psychology and Sociology
History and Political Science
At GSW they offer a wide variety of programs. These programs are taught from the different colleges under GSW. The programs help the students to achieve their desired goals, as they facilitate the right kind of learning which is needed for the industry. Some of the programs that are offered at GSW are:
Students applying for admission at GSW will have to apply through the available online application forms. There are numerous scholarship programs which the students can apply for. Students will have to submit their high school CPC scores or GED scores along with ACT/SAT scores. On the basis of these scores the candidate will be selected for admission. Tuition fee is quite affordable. Students can apply for financial aid also. Deadlines should be met, and students are encouraged to visit the campus before they apply.
On-campus housing is available at GSW. Oaks, Pines, and Magnolia are the residence halls where the students can stay on-campus if they are studying at Georgia Southwestern State University. Oaks are for the freshmen, Pines is for the upper classmen, and Magnolia houses transfer and continuing students. There are cheap and affordable meal plan options which the students can opt for if they want to eat on-campus. Students will have to apply through the online application forms if they wish to stay on-campus. Students who wish to stay at an off-campus accommodation can do so but they will have to find apartments for themselves.
Georgia Southwestern State University,
800 Georgia Southwestern State University Drive,
Americus, Georgia 31709
Tel :( 800) 338-0082