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University of North Georgia

Country

Dahlonega, USA

Overall Ranking

35 in US News

Fees

Varies

Overview

  • North Georgia University is a public senior military college in Georgia, United States. It is one of the six military colleges in the United States, offering the US Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) program for those wishing to join the military. The University was founded in 1873 as the North Georgia Agricultural College. The University of North Georgia attained its current status after the conglomeration of North Georgia College and State University and Gainesville State College in 2013, making it the sixth-largest public University in the state. 
  • The University comprises five colleges offering undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs. The top courses at the University of North Georgia include a BS in Psychology, a Bachelor in Business Administration, and a Master of Business Administration. 
  • The University has four campuses located across Georgia. The Dahlonega Campus was the former site of North Georgia College and State University. It is also home to the William J. Livsey Drill Field for military exercises. The University follows several military traditions, paying homage to its roots. It also has an Arch and Memorial Wall to commemorate the fallen soldiers from wars in the past. 
  • Fraternities and sororities help students build professional networks to further their career prospects. The University hosts several events and intramural sports to ensure a vibrant campus life. Other facilities include wellness centers and dining services.
  • The average cost of attending University is around USD 21,000 per year. 
About the University

Year of establishment

1873

University Website Link

https://ung.edu/

Also Known as

North Georgia Agricultural College (1873); Gainesville Junior College (1964); The University of North Georgia (2013)

Total Students

19725

Total International Students

316

Size of Campus

630 acres

University of North Georgia Ranking

Ranking Provider
Rank

US News

35

QS Rankings

251

Webomatrics - World

2215

Webomatrics - National

494

Popular Courses Offered

Undergraduate

BS in Psychology

Duration

48 months

Tutiton Fees

2,243,089

Undergraduate

BS in Chemistry

Duration

48 months

Tutiton Fees

2,243,089

Postgraduate

MA in Teaching

Duration

24 months

Tutiton Fees

1,365,581

Eligibility

The eligibility criteria a student must meet in order to be considered for admission are:

 

  • Before the first day of class, you must be 16 years old
  • Must have completed high school
  • International students who are classified as regular freshmen (those who graduated from high school less than 5 years ago) or freshmen/transfers (those who graduated from high school less than 5 years ago and have less than 30 transferred college hours) must present official SAT or ACT scores
  • English language proficiency test

 

 

English language proficiency requirements are:

 

Tests

Required Scores

IELTS

6.5

TOEFL (i-BT)

89

TOEFL (p-BT

550

TOEFL (c-BT)

213

Duolingo

100

Admission Process

The application must be made online and submitted along with the following supporting documents,

 

  • Official High School/College transcripts
    • Document by document, ideally by NACES, the transcript must be examined
  • Official entrance test scores
    • Applicants who have less than 30 transfer credit hours must submit SAT/ACT test scores
  • English proficiency test results 
    • Standardized test scores, such as IELTS/TOEFL, must be delivered directly from the testing agency to the University
  • Proof of finances
    • Applicants must provide a financial affidavit and bank statement demonstrating the availability of at least $39,000 USD in money

 

Accommodation

The University of North Georgia Student Accessibility Services (SAS) staff is dedicated to ensuring that all students, regardless of handicap, have equitable access to a college education. For students with disabilities or temporary injuries or illnesses, the Student Accessibility Services department offers a variety of accommodations, services, and resources. This service is marked by trust and advocacy, and the authority ensures that confidentiality is preserved.

It is recommended that an individual consider registering for services if they have a medical or mental health condition that significantly hinders a major life activity, such as academic achievement or capacity to participate in a university activity.

 

For more information, visit: https://ung.edu/student-accessibility-services/index.php 

Placements

Internships

 

An internship will help you gain experience, education, and credibility with potential companies. The search for an internship can take just as long as the hunt for a full-time job, so get started as soon as possible and use your resources. Faculty, the UNG Job Board, and one-on-one counselling through Career Services are just a few options available.

 

International internships

 

  • CRCC Asia - International Internships Specializing in China

 

Internships in other countries quickly become a necessary element of the career path. With active internships abroad in some of the world's most progressive organisations, CRCC Asia provides young professionals with the opportunity to increase their global employability and truly stand out in the most competitive job markets. Internships Abroad are offered in ten of the world's most vibrant entrepreneurial hotspots in the business, finance, and engineering sectors. There has not been an excellent opportunity to intern in a country other than yours.

 

  • Absolute Internship - Internships in Asia and London

 

The Absolute Internship will help you stand out from the crowd. Outside of our complete onsite programmes, the school assists students and graduates worldwide in gaining overseas internship experience. Explore one of the 11 places in one of the 30+ industries available.

 

  • The Intern Group - Internships in Asia, Europe, Latin America, Australia

 

Combining first-rate work expertise with cultural immersion is a winning combination. The organisation helps over 2000 outstanding people build their careers in fascinating global cities annually.

 

  • Internships Abroad

 

In international education, internships in other countries are becoming increasingly common. Interning abroad allows you to obtain practical, hands-on experience at a global company or organisation while enjoying all of the great adventures and earning college credits that come with a study abroad programme.

 

  • CIEE Internships Abroad

 

With CIEE, students can pick from a choice of full-time and part-time internships overseas. You can find the ideal internship for you from internships in fields ranging from public policy to the arts, business administration to marketing. Take the first step in developing the abilities you'll need to advance in your job.

Leap Scholar Verdict

Advantages

The University of North Georgia ranked as one of the Nation’s Top Colleges in 2019 by Forbes Magazine.

it was listed in the 3rd position in the South for lowest student debt by U.S. News & World Report in 2020.

The University of North Georgia, for four consecutive years, has produced Fulbright Scholars.

It has a high acceptance rate of 81.5%.

Offers more than 100+ programs across five campuses.

65% of the graduates have already been employed.

238 international students from 83 countries get admitted to the university.

It has been recognized as NCAA Division II.

The university is home to the Centre of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities.

More than 1,200 scholarships are awarded to students every year.

The university has 12 NCAA DII Teams who have secured Regional and National Championships.

Get all your Questions Answered

Where is University of North Georgia located?

University of North Georgia is located in Dahlonega, USA

How much does it cost to study in University of North Georgia?

The average first year cost to study in University of North Georgia is INR 1950586

What is the acceptance rate for University of North Georgia?

University of North Georgia has an acceptance rate of 12.5%

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