University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA
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University of West Georgia Review

Carrollton, GA, 1601 Maple St
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture A-
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups B-
B+
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University of West Georgia is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 12,834 students and offering 87 degrees in Carrollton, GA.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of West Georgia.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
807 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
22
Business Teacher Education
1
Chemistry Teacher Education
1
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
78
17
4
Education
27
Educational/instructional Technology
48
68
Educational Leadership and Administration
0
21
Elementary Education and Teaching
149
30
12
English Language and Literature
36
3
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
10
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
3
1
Music Teacher Education
6
8
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
11
Physics Teacher Education
1
Public/applied History
1
Reading Teacher Education
7
Secondary Education and Teaching
11
Special Education and Teaching
32
22
43
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
61
25
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
48
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
475 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
56
15
Business Administration and Management
120
72
Business/managerial Economics
5
Economics
20
Finance
82
International Economics
2
Marketing/marketing Management
97
Real Estate
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Human and Social Sciences
354 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Anthropology
17
Community Psychology
5
European Studies/civilization
0
History
28
6
International Relations and Affairs
4
Museology/museum Studies
5
Philosophy
12
Political Science
34
Psychology
137
15
Public Administration
14
0
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
2
Sociology
65
6
Urban Studies/affairs
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Healthcare
192 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
0
Nursing Administration
1
Nursing Education
0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
0
Registered Nurse
159
32
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
178 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
94
4
Chemistry
27
Geography
11
Geography
4
Geology/earth Science
9
Mathematics
18
Mathematics
2
Physics
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
102 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
92
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Communication and Media
88 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
88
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
70 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
25
Computer Science
15
Management Information Systems
30
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Hospitality
49 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
49
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Art and Design
17 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
9
Music Performance
4
1
Music Theory and Composition
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Engineering
7 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Science
3
Environmental Studies
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of West Georgia.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business/managerial Economics
Computer Science
Educational/instructional Technology
Elementary Education and Teaching
European Studies/civilization
Geography
Music Teacher Education
Nursing Administration
Reading Teacher Education
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Specialized institution accreditations:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs
National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Sociology, Class of 1978

It's been so long. When I was the the computer took up an entire room

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education Specialist- Emotional Behavioral Disorders, Class of 1984

It was too long ago for me to remember

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1987

My psychology degree, combined with a Master's, has given me excellent opportunities in the field of mental health.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Special education, Class of 2013

I was nontraditional, so I didn't spend a lot of time with students other than fellow straight A students.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1987

Somewhat multi-cultural. Small samples of a wide range of ethnicities.

Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
Sociology, Class of 1978

Dorms and classrooms were fine. Computer lab was one room. Didn't spend much time in the dining hall

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Special education, Class of 2013

Nice. However, I couldn't find a left handed desk in my science class. They were from my "generation".

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education Specialist- Emotional Behavioral Disorders, Class of 1984

I was a nontraditional student. I did not live in the dorms or est in the dining halls. I do not recall having a computer lab

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1987

At the time, the facilities were adequate.

Rated January 2016
B- Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 5 Reviews
Alumni
M.Ed. Professional Counseling, Class of 2012

LGBTQ, Black sororities and fraternities.

Rated January 2016
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