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.

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 Budget
$976.4 Million

As of Financial Year 2017

Sponsored Awards
$125.9 Million

As of Financial Year 2018

Research Awards
$82.2 Million

As of Financial Year 2017

As of Fall 2017

Student Enrollment

Type Total
New Freshmen 876
9%
Other Undergraduates 4,415
50%
Graduate 1,635
19%
First Professional 1,293
15%
Medical Residents 519
6%
Dental Residents 86
1%

AY 2017

Degrees Conferred

Type Total
Bachelor's 978
Master's 406
Specialist 34
Doctorate 119
First Professional 288
Certificate/Other 129

Student Enrollment by Gender

Academic Year 2017

38%
62%

15,295

Enterprise Workforce

As of November 1, 2017

6,691

Faculty
& Staff

As of November 1, 2017

146

Academic Offerings

As of November 1, 2017

56,000+

Living
Alumni

As of November 1, 2017

Go Jags
NCAA Division I
Men's Golf
Mens Golf

Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference

NCAA Division I
Women's Golf
Womens Golf

Independent

NCAA Division II
Eleven Teams
Athletics

Peach Belt Conference

Men's Golf
2 NCAA National Championships

2010, 2011

Men's Basketball
9 NCAA Tournament appearances, 3 Elite Eights

 

Administration

Brooks A. Keel, PhD, is President of Augusta University and Chief Executive Officer of Augusta University Health System.

President's Cabinet