Armstrong State University

Armstrong State University, which was founded in 1935, is situated on a beautiful 250-acre arboretum campus in charming and historic Savannah, Georgia. The university offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate academic programs in the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Science and Technology, the College of Education and the College of Health Professions, which graduates more health professions majors than any other institution in Georgia. Students take advantage of small class sizes, personalized plans of study, unique access to a strong, local business community and experienced faculty to complete their programs, which compete nationally. U.S. News & World Report ranks Armstrong as one of the top universities in Georgia and #53 in the nation for its 2016 Best Online Graduate Education Programs while Military Times ranks the institution 7th among four-year schools on its Best for Vets: Colleges 2016 list.Washington, D.C. think tank, The Education Trust, named Armstrong a top performing school for underrepresented minority students in December of 2015, the same year that the university was awarded a $1.1 million TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) grant from the U.S. Department of Education to identify and provide services for individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds with the goal of increasing college retention and graduation rates. The National Security Agency and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security also designated the university as a National Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education, which underscores the university's growing commitment to cybersecurity education and research. With approximately 7,100 students at its main campus in Savannah and at the Armstrong Liberty Center in Hinesville, Armstrong's diverse student population comes from 43 states, the District of Columbia and 67 countries. Learn more at Armstrong.edu.

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school_type year_founded religious_affiliation academic_calendar year_2016_endowment address telephone
Public, Coed 1935 N/A Semester $11.4 million 11935 Abercorn Street, Savannah, GA 31419 (912) 344-2576
overall score total score state city online paying global
Georgia Savannah 430 409