Southern Polytechnic State University is located in northwest of Atlanta in Marietta, Georgia. It is a member of the University System of Georgia. It is popularly known as SPSU or Southern Poly. SPSU is Georgia's Technology University. SPSU was established in the year 1948. It first started of as the Technical Institute in Chamblee, Georgia. In 1949 SPSU was known as Southern technical Institute. There are many student organizations in the Southern Polytechnic State University. SPSU got accreditation as a four year college in 1970. SPSU has received accreditation from The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. The curriculum is balanced and relevant designed according to industry needs. The faculty members are experienced and dedicated. The classroom sizes are small and hence individual attention can be provided.
Course Details: Architecture
Electrical Engineering Technology
Civil Engineering Technology
Apparel Textile Technology
Telecommunications Engineering Technology
SPSU offers a wide variety of programs. There are four schools through which the subjects are taught. SPSU offers undergraduate and graduate programs. It offers distance education programs too. Distance education programs are good for the working professionals. Some of the programs offered at SPSU are:
SPSU invites application for admission from all the interested candidates. Online application forms are available which are to be filled and submitted along with the application fee. Official scores for SAT/ACT are required to be sent. International candidates are to send TOEFL Scores. Nontraditional students are required to submit GED scores. Official high school transcripts and college transcripts are to be submitted from the concerned institutions to the Admissions department of SPSU.
On-campus housing is offered at SPSU. Air-conditioned residence halls and apartments are the place where the students will stay. The residence halls have wired computers. On-campus living is very convenient for the students as they can avail the facilities offered by the University. Students who wish to stay at an off-campus location can stay at affordable and cheap apartments near the Marietta area. Mostly these are within walking distance. Off-campus living is a good experience and it's even better if students are living near the campus.
1100 South Marietta Parkway
Marietta, GA 30060-2896