What Others Are Saying

Georgia State’s College of Law is one of Above the Law’s Top 50 Law Schools, based on outcomes. Georgia State Law is 33rd, up 12 ranking spots since 2014.

Above the Law
May 2015

Georgia State’s graduate biology program in the College of Arts and Sciences is ranked 22nd in the nation by GraduatePrograms.com.

April 2015

Georgia State’s College of Law is in the top 50 best law schools based on job placement. The number 28 ranking is the best of any law school in Georgia.

TaxProf Blog
April 2015

The Computer Information Systems (CIS) graduate program in the J. Mack Robinson College of Business is number nine out of 17 ranked programs by U.S. News & World Report. The CIS Department has been ranked in the top 10 every year since 2005.

U.S. News & World Report
March 2015

The Institute of Health Administration in the J. Mack Robinson College of Business has been listed among the 50 Most Innovative University Healthcare Administration departments by TopMastersinHealthcare.com. The Master of Science in Health Administration and Master of Business Administration dual degree program is cited as unique multi-disciplinary advantage of the institute.

Top Master’s in Healthcare Administration
February 2015

President Barack Obama praised Georgia State for helping more college students find pathways to graduation. “Georgia State, just to cite one example, is developing a new system to give small grants to students who might be a little behind on their bills.”

Barack Obama
White House’s College Opportunity Day of Action
December 4, 2014

The master of social work program in the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies is ranked the fifth most affordable graduate social work program in the country by the Social Work Degree Guide.

Social Work Degree Guide

Georgia State is 10th in the nation among institutions that surpass their predicted graduation rates based on student demographics.


November 24, 2014

Georgia State is included among the nation’s 108 leading research universities in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.


Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education

Georgia State ranks among the top schools in the nation in fostering economic opportunity for underserved students, according to the Social Mobility Index, a new rankings system. The index measures how well universities do in graduating lower-income students with lower debt. Georgia State ranks 50th in the nation in the rankings, which were compiled by CollegeNet, a higher education technology company, and Payscale, a data firm.

Social Mobility Index
October 20, 2014