Enrollment up for Ga. college system; some schools see declines

Enrollment in the state’s public college system inched up slightly this fall to 318,164…

Georgia (Nov 6, 2015) — Enrollment in the state’s public college system inched up slightly this fall to 318,164 students, the second year of increases for the 30-school system.

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The 1.7 percent increase from fall 2014 to fall 2015 amounted to an additional 5,228 students, according to numbers released Thursday.

Since enrollment is tied to how the state funds the university system, more students enrolled ultimately means more money for the public college system.

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A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.

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