School Name: University of West Georgia
School Accreditation: SACS, COC
School Type: Public, Non-Profit
Undergraduate Tuition: $16,717
Graduate Tuition: $17,460
Recommendation Rate: n/a

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ABOUT University of West Georgia

Founded in 1906, UWG grew from a district agricultural and mechanical school to a two-year institution and then a four-year college in 1957. We achieved university status in 1996. Here, students Go West, blazing trails to new possibilities for scholarly achievement, creative expression and service to humanity. UWG is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and is classified as a SACS Level VI University, the highest level possible. The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education awarded us the classification of Doctoral Research University R3. Only seven other Georgia institutions of higher learning qualify for doctoral university status. The Carnegie Classification has been the leading framework for recognizing institutional diversity in U.S. higher education for the past four and a half decades.

Whether you're seeking a quiet den to study or meet friends, or you're a wolf pup ready to howl, the University of West Georgia encourages you to get excited and get involved in activities beyond the classroom. You can't get the full university experience without them.

University of West Georgia degree programs

  • #Bachelor of Science in Political Science
  • #Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership
  • #Bachelor of Science in Criminology
  • #Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership
  • #Bachelor of Science in Sociology
  • #Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Geographic Information Systems
  • #Education Specialist in Special Education
  • #Post-Master's Certificate in Clinical Nurse Leader
  • #Post-Master's Certificate in Health Systems Leadership
  • #Post-Master's Certificate in Leader/Manager
  • #Education Specialist in Professional Counseling
  • #Educational Specialist in Early Childhood Education
  • #Education Specialist in Media - School Library Media
  • #Post-Baccalaureate Non-Degree Initial Certification in Media - School Library Media
  • #Education Specialist in Professional Counseling
  • #Certificate in European Union Studies
  • #Certification in Program Evaluation
  • #Educational Specialist in Education Leadership
  • #Doctor of Education in School Improvement
  • #Doctor of Education in Professional Counseling and Supervision
  • #Master of Arts in Teaching - Special Education
  • #Master of Education in Special Education and Teaching
  • #Master of Science in Applied Computer Science
  • #Master of Science in Applied Computer Science
  • #Master of Music in Music Education
  • #Master of Education in Early Childhood Education
  • #Master of Education in Media - School Library Media
  • #Master of Public Administration
  • #Master of Business Administration (Georgia WebMBA)
  • #Master of Business Administration (Georgia WebMBA)

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