Southern Polytechnic State University : Profile

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1100 S. Marietta Parkway
Marietta, GA 30060
Website: www.spsu.edu/
Location: Southeast AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC SC TN VA WV

Get a snapshot of Southern Polytechnic State University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

Mission Statement - (approved by the Board of Regents 3/8/06) Southern Polytechnic State University is proud to be Georgia's technology university. Our academic, professional, outreach and service programs embrace all aspects of technology, including the practical applied skills (techne) needed to solve today's real-world problems and the theoretical knowledge (logos) necessary to meet tomorrow's challenges. SPSU graduates are well prepared to lead the scientific and economic development of an increasingly complex state, nation, and world. Our mission is to serve both traditional and non-traditional students at the undergraduate, graduate and continuing education levels; in engineering and engineering technology, the sciences, applied liberal arts, business and professional programs. We work to develop the broader community's intellectual, cultural, economic, and human resources. Facilitated by our innovative faculty, dedicated staff, and supportive campus environment, our learning community empowers SPSU students with the ability and vision to transform the future.

School Characteristics

Student Population
4418 per year

Length of Study: Public, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: yes Average ACT: 22 Average SAT: 510

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 6786
Retention Rate: 75%
Graduation Rate: 571

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: No

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Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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