Accredited Online Colleges Based in Georgia

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshman Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate

709 Mall Boulevard
Savannah, GA 31406
(912) 201-8000

No N/A 97% 25%

1560 Metropolitan Pky SW
Atlanta, GA 30310
(404) 225-4400

No N/A 95% 23%

Brannen Hall, 2670 Southern Drive
Statesboro, GA 30458
(912) 478-5391

No N/A 83% 50%

33 gilmer st
Atlanta, GA 30303
(404) 413-2000

No N/A 93% 47%

1422 W Peachtree St NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
(404) 872-3593

No N/A N/A N/A

384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190
Atlanta, GA 30313
(404) 237-7573

No N/A 95% 28%

2990 Landrum Education Dr
Oakwood, GA 30566
(770) 531-6300

No N/A 93% 35%

176 Murphy Campus Blvd.
Waco, GA 30182
(770) 537-6000

No N/A 96% 25%

4225 University Ave
Columbus, GA 31907
(706) 507-8800

No N/A 88% 34%

One Maurice Culberson Drive
Rome, GA 30161
(706) 295-6963

No N/A 98% 28%

107 Kincaid Dr.
Toccoa Falls, GA 30598
(706) 886-6831

No N/A 97% 50%

1601 Maple Street
Carrollton, GA 30118
(678) 839-5000

No N/A 90% 39%

131 College Circle
Swainsboro, GA 30401
(478) 289-2000

No N/A 90% 6%

408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322
(404) 727-6123

No N/A 63% 88%

1005 State University Drive
Fort Valley, GA 31030
(478) 825-6211

No N/A 98% 29%


Georgia Schools vs US State Average

Graduation Rate and Average Test score at Public 4-year Institutions

    • 51% Georgia
      Graduation Rate
    • 1445 SAT Georgia
      Average Test Score
    • 56% National
      Graduation Rate
    • 21.1 ACT National
      Average Test Score

Average Tuitions and Fees in Georgia

  • GA US
    Public 2-Year
  • GA US
    Public 4-Year
  • GA US
    Private 4-year

Georgia Institutions

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    Degree-Granting Institutions
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  • GA US
    Private Not-For-Profit Institutions
  • GA US
    Private For-Profit Institutions


Georgia is the biggest producer of pecans in the world, and its state peach production is one of largest in the country

Georgia's strong and diversified economy stems from its key industries: agribusiness, tourism, manufacturing, communications, real estate, industry, and government. Georgia is the biggest producer of pecans in the world, and its state peach production is one of largest in the country. Georgia's favorable climate and long growing season allows for better crop yields and distribution. Georgia also has a strong military presence, with dozens of military bases around the state. Atlanta, the state capital and most populous city, has one of the largest media markets in the U.S. and is home to 48 television broadcast stations, including CNN, TBS, TNT, TCM, and Cartoon Network. The federal government, in particular the U.S. military, and the University of Georgia are some of the top employers in the state.

Many of Georgia's well-known public universities offer online programs or courses in addition to their on-campus offerings. Georgia State University, University of Georgia, and Georgia Tech all offer some form of online courses, degree programs, or professional education. Georgians and out-of-state students who want to pursue distance learning at these and several other colleges and universities in the University System of Georgia can use the website Georgia ONmyLINE (GOML) to find online degrees offered within the state.

One of the best and possibly only ways to get your foot in the door in the state's largest industries is to earn a college degree from an accredited institution. Although educational requirements vary by industry and employer, most companies nowadays require a minimum of a bachelor's degree for employment. A college degree alone cannot guarantee you a job, but it can give you a competitive edge in the job market. Georgia's online colleges can help you achieve your educational and professional goals, whether it be professional certification, master's degree, or continued education courses.

Georgia's online colleges and universities are an excellent alternative to brick-and-mortar institutions. Argosy University, Ashworth College, DeVry University, ITT Technical Institute, and University of Phoenix are some of the bigger online schools with a presence in Georgia. There are also several online colleges in Georgia that offer a variety of distance education courses and degree programs in smaller, student-centered environments. Herzing University, for example, offers; associate, bachelor's, and master's degrees in more than 45 different degree programs, but it is unique in that classes are kept small to ensure individualized attention.

Many of these colleges and universities allow the transfer of credits, which are subject to review by the school and acceptance cannot be guaranteed. Financial aid is made available through many of these institutions, but financial aid is only available for students who qualify.