University System of Georgia

The University System of Georgia ( USG also called ) is an association of state universities in the U.S. state of Georgia. In higher education, about 253,000 students are enrolled.


Research universities

Regional universities

State Universities

  • Albany State University in Albany
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah
  • Augusta State University in Augusta
  • Clayton State University in Morrow
  • Columbus State University in Columbus
  • Fort Valley State University in Fort Valley
  • Georgia College and State University in Milledgeville
  • Georgia Southwestern State University in Americus
  • Kennesaw State University in Kennesaw
  • North Georgia College and State University in Dahlonega
  • Savannah State University in Savannah
  • Southern Polytechnic State University in Marietta
  • University of West Georgia in Carrollton

State colleges

  • Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College in Tifton
  • Dalton State College in Dalton
  • Gainesville State College in Gainesville
  • Georgia Gwinnett College in Lawrenceville
  • Gordon College in Barnesville
  • Macon State College in Macon
  • Middle Georgia College in Cochran and Dublin

Colleges with 2- year programs

  • Atlanta Metropolitan College in Atlanta
  • Bainbridge College in Bainbridge
  • Coastal Georgia Community College in Brunswick
  • Darton College in Albany
  • East Georgia College in Swainsboro
  • Georgia Highlands College ( formerly Floyd College) in Rome
  • Georgia Perimeter College in Lawrenceville, Clarkston, Decatur, Dunwoody, Conyers and Alpharetta
  • South Georgia College in Douglas
  • Waycross College in Waycross

Research institutes

  • Skidaway Institute of Oceanography in Savannah