Valdosta State University, also referred to as VSU, or Valdosta State, is an American public university and is one of the two regional universities in the University System of Georgia. Valdosta State is located on a 168-acre (0.68 km2) campus at the heart of the city of Valdosta. VSU serves over 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students representing 157 Georgia counties, all 50 states, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa and Washington, D.C. and hosts over 300 international students from 76 countries. VSU also offers classes at Moody Air Force Base north of Valdosta in Lowndes County, and Kings Bay Naval Base in Camden County.
Degree levels offered at Valdosta State include: Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Education Specialist, and Doctoral. The university comprises the colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Arts, and Nursing. The Graduate School also includes the Divisions of Social Work and Library Science.
VSU is also home to the six-week residential Governor's Honors Program during the summer for academically and artistically oriented Georgia high school students.
Scholarships for Students in Georgia
|Walter Harrison Scholarship||$1,000||Varies|
Schools Near Valdosta State University
|Georgia Military College-Valdosta Campus||3.2mi|
|Wiregrass Georgia Technical College||4.7mi|
|North Florida Community College||27.1mi|
|Moultrie Technical College||37.1mi|
|Southwest Georgia Technical College||39.3mi|
|Suwannee-Hamilton Technical Center||43.0mi|
|Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College||46.0mi|
|South Georgia College||51.6mi|
|Taylor Technical Institute||55.8mi|
|Okefenokee Technical College||59.4mi|
|Florida Gateway College||63.4mi|
|North Florida Cosmetology Institute Inc||65.1mi|
|ITT Technical Institute–Tallahassee||65.2mi|