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More students at independent colleges graduate 9or successfully transfer)
Students at Georgia's not-for-profit, independent colleges are more likely to graduate, and graduate on time
We make a quality education affordable by raising money for institutional grants for students
Students at not-for-for profit, independent colleges are more likely tograduate and graduate on time
The amount our colleges and universities contributed to the Georgia economy in salaries and wages in 2014-2015.
$112,750,493 is the amount of institutional grant funds (that do not require repayment) awarded to first-time, full-time freshman at GICA independent colleges and universities in 2014-2015.
24% of RN nursing degrees awarded in state are earned at independent colleges and universities.
2,491 high school students in Georgia chose to take Move on When Ready (MOWR) courses at independent colleges and universities in 2015-2016
67,016 students in Georgia were enrolled at GICA's independent, not-for-profit colleges during the 2015-2016 academic year.
Through smaller classes, hands-on learning, and a student-focused approach, Georgia's independent colleges and universities create a more seamless pipeline to an on-time graduation.