East Georgia College

131 College Cir, Swainsboro, GA

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East Georgia College is celebrating 40 years of education and serving the community. The college is located in Swainsboro, Georgia. It focuses on offering education that transforms students and makes them understand global issues and their place in the global world we live. The college has three campuses with locations in Swainsboro, Statesboro, and Augusta.

 Critical thinking is the soul of one’s education at East Georgia State College. Our goal is to enable students to develop themselves as productive members of society who can think clearly and critically, understand and respect differences, and express themselves persuasively.

The college offers many outstanding programs of study. Programs are offered in Agriculture, Art, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, English, Exercise and Health Sciences, Foreign Language, Forestry, Geology, History, pre-professional programs, psychology, and education.

East Georgia College offers an exciting study abroad program in San Luis, Costa Rica. Students have the chance to study and learn Spanish each summer. Studying in Costa Rica will give you the international experience needed to thrive in today’s global community. Plus you will come back with memories that will last a lifetime.

Athletics are an important part of any education. East Georgia State College provides individuals with the opportunity to develop physically, socially, and morally during their college experience which can include athletics. The college fields teams in baseball, men’s basketball, women’s basketball, and softball.

Attending East Georgia State College is affordable. The annual tuition is currently $5500. Students who are studying part time pay $2775 per year for six to eight credits. It is important to note that students must be enrolled in six credits to be eligible for a loan.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,700. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $20 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition range:
    • State Residents: $2,200-$2,600
    • Out-of-State: $8,300-$9,907
  • Charges per unit:
    • State Residents: $91-$110 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $340-$410 per credit unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid96%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships93%$5,290
Receiving Student Loans63%$5,813

Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help students and alumni, East Georgia College may offer services to students like:

  • Distance learning
  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Employment search assistance

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for this school, versus those community colleges in Georgia, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.

 East Georgia CollegeEmanuel CountyGeorgia
Graduation Rate8.4%-15.2%
Transfer-out Rate36.0%-21.5%
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by East Georgia College by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Contact Information

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