Augusta University

Facts & Figures

On December 20, 1828, by Act of the Georgia General Assembly, seven faculty members founded Augusta University's oldest college, the Medical College of Georgia.

Augusta University is a public research university and medical center dedicated to training the next generation of innovators, leaders and health care providers.

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Located in Augusta, Georgia

We Feel So Good

Georgia’s second-oldest and second-largest city, Augusta strides that fine line between big city bustle and small-town charm, mixing retro-urban regality with just a pinch of hometown pride.

University Expenses
$1.0B

As of Financial Year 2023

Sponsored Awards
$161.9M

As of Financial Year 2023

Research Awards
$108.7M

As of Financial Year 2023

As of Fall 2023

Student Enrollment

Type Total
New Freshmen 1,162
10%
Other Undergraduates 4,548
45%
Graduate 2,746
24%
First Professional 1,435
14%
Medical Residents 592
6%
Dental Residents 63
1%

FY 2023

Degrees Conferred

Type Total
Bachelor's 1,012
Master's 551
Specialist 214
Doctorate 181
First Professional 314
Certificate/Other 306

Student Enrollment by Gender

Academic Year 2023

35%
65%

61,928

Faculty

As of November 2023

4,561

Staff

As of November 2023

152

Degrees & Majors

As of January 2024

65,285

Living
Alumni

As of Fall 2023

Go Jags
NCAA Division I
Men's Golf
Mens Golf

Southland Conference

NCAA Division I
Women's Golf
Womens Golf

Southland Conference

NCAA Division II
Eleven Teams
Athletics

Peach Belt Conference

Men's Golf
2 NCAA National Championships

2010, 2011

Men's Basketball
15 NCAA Tournament appearances, 5 Elite Eights

 

Administration

Brooks A. Keel, PhD, is President of Augusta University.

President's Cabinet