University of West Georgia

Carrollton, GA
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University of West Georgia Reviews

Based on 20 Reviews
1601 Maple St Carrollton, GA
College Review
Career PreparationA-
Students and CultureA-
FacilitiesA-
Activities and GroupsB-
B+
Great
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.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
48
Speech-Language Pathology/pathologist
61
25
Special Education and Teaching, General
32
22
43
Secondary Education and Teaching
11
Reading Teacher Education
7
Public/applied History
1
Physics Teacher Education
1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
11
Music Teacher Education
6
8
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
3
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
10
English Language and Literature, General
36
3
Elementary Education and Teaching
149
30
12
Educational/instructional Technology
48
68
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
0
21
Education, Other
27
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
78
17
4
Chemistry Teacher Education
1
Business Teacher Education
1
Art/art Studies, General
22
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Real Estate
6
Marketing/marketing Management, General
97
International Economics
2
Finance, General
82
Economics, Other
2
Economics, General
18
Business/managerial Economics
5
Business Administration and Management, General
120
72
Accounting
56
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Urban Studies/affairs
4
Sociology
65
6
Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
2
Public Administration
14
0
Psychology, General
137
15
Political Science and Government, General
34
Philosophy
12
Museology/museum Studies
5
International Relations and Affairs
4
History, General
28
6
European Studies/civilization
0
Community Psychology
5
Anthropology
17
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
159
32
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
0
Nursing Education
0
Nursing Administration
1
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Physics, General
9
Mathematics, Other
2
Mathematics, General
18
Geology/earth Science, General
9
Geography, Other
4
Geography
11
Chemistry, General
27
Biology/biological Sciences, General
94
4
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminology
92
10
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Journalism
88
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Management Information Systems, General
30
Computer Science
15
Computer and Information Sciences, General
25
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
49
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Music Theory and Composition
3
Music Performance, General
4
1
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts, General
9
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Environmental Studies
4
Environmental Science
3
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Private Loan Options
  • Variable Rates: 1.25% APR - 11.10% APR. Fixed Rates: 4.25% APR - 12.35% APR. Lowest rates shown include the auto debit discount.1
  • Whether you're studying online or on campus, borrow up to 100% of the school-certified expenses4
  • Choose from multiple repayment options, including no payments while in school1
  • No origination fee or prepayment penalty2
  • The only undergraduate student loan that offers 4 months of Chegg® study help --a $100 value6
  • Cover up to 100% of your school-certified college costs including tuition, housing, books and more.1
  • Get a one-time cash reward for good grades.2
  • Variable rates: 1.24% - 11.99% APR3 (lowest APRs shown for Discover Student Loans are available for the most creditworthy applicants for undergraduate loans, and include an interest-only repayment discount and a 0.25% interest rate reduction while enrolled in automatic payments)
  • Choose from in-school or deferred repayment options, and there is never a penalty for prepayment.
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  • Variable rates starting at 1.05% APR (including 0.25% Auto Pay discount)1
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  • 9 month grace period (3 months more than most lenders)2
  • Fast application and decision-making process
  • Flexible repayment options
  • No fees for origination, disbursement, prepayment or late payment
  • Skip a payment once per year (once repayment period restarted)3
  • Covers up to 100% of the school's certified cost of attendance
  • Competitive fixed and variable APRs starting at 1.09%1
  • Multiple repayment options including: full principal and interest, interest-only, deferred, and flat payment
  • Flexible payment terms ranging from 5, 8, 10, and 15 years2
  • Coverage up to 100% of your school-certified cost of attendance ($1,000 minimum)3
  • No origination, application and processing fees, no fees for early repayment
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  • COVER UP TO 100% of your tuition and eligible living expenses.
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, Other
Music Teacher Education
Nursing Administration
Reading Teacher Education
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse
Special Education and Teaching, General

*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
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) - Graduate degree programs
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 Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting 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 Music, Commission on Accreditation
Music (MUS) - 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
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
Special education, Class of 2013
Not much
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
M.Ed. Professional Counseling, Class of 2012
Internship
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
Sociology, Class of 1978
Very friendly and open
Rated January 2016
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
Education Specialist- Emotional Behavioral Disorders, Class of 1984
Predominantly Caucasian
Rated January 2016
Alumni
M.Ed. Professional Counseling, Class of 2012
Diverse
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
M.Ed. Professional Counseling, Class of 2012
Good
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
Sociology, Class of 1978
Don't really remember
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Special education, Class of 2013
I do not know.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education Specialist- Emotional Behavioral Disorders, Class of 1984
I don't know
Rated January 2016
Alumni
M.Ed. Professional Counseling, Class of 2012
LGBTQ, Black sororities and fraternities.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Psychology, Class of 1987
Football and basketball, primarily.
Rated January 2016