Southern Polytechnic State University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Marietta, GA, Southern Polytechnic State University is one of the best universities in the state of Georgia. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Southern Polytechnic State University in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Southern Polytechnic State University.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, Southern Polytechnic State University is often abbreviated as SPSU.

1100 S. Marietta Parkway Marietta, GA 30060-2896
Phone: (678) 915-4188
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Southern Polytechnic State University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.9
Graduation and retention ranking: 102
Average freshman retention rate: 74.0%
6-year graduation rate: 26.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 72
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 41.5%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 1.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 85.0%
Student selectivity ranking: 45
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1010-1203
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): N/A
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 61.6%
Financial resources rank: 92
Alumni giving rank: 86
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 4.4%

Southern Polytechnic State University History

Essential Facts: Southern Polytechnic State University

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General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 27%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 6%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 5%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 70%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 90%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
Collegiate athletic association: NAIA
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, soccer
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball
Student activities: choral groups, dance, international student organization, jazz band, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper