2020 Best Online Colleges in Georgia

The schools on this list offer the best online programs in Georgia based on their affordable annual tuition rates and alumni salaries. ranks #1, and offers degrees in fields such as business and technology, special education, financial planning, and more for per year. UGA also has an impressive reported alumni salary at $86,700. comes in a close second place, with a reported alumni salary of $79,600 and an annual tuition rate of .

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2020 Online Colleges in Georgia Ranking Details

For each school, we conducted manual research to provide prospective students with more details about the schools' online programs. Explore online degrees offered and accreditation information below.

Comprehensive List of Accredited Online Schools in Georgia

Accounting, nursing, education, and psychology are among the most popular majors in Georgia. Low overall tuition rates at these schools offer online students many affordable options. Nurse practitioners, web developers, and physician assistants are among the most in-demand job categories in this state. Georgia Southern University, Columbus State and Georgia Southwestern State University all offer a wide variety of degrees in nursing, while Georgia Southwestern State University also offers a master's of science in computer science.

At a Glance:

  • 80% of colleges in Georgia have tuition of less than $20,000 per year.
  • The state of Georgia offers six different grants to eligible state residents attending college.
  • Georgia's Race to the Top fund is a $4 billion federal grant opportunity being applied, in large part, towards adopting standards and assessments that prepare students to succeed in college and the workplace and to compete in the global economy.


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