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 Budget
$1.06B

As of Financial Year 2020

Sponsored Awards
$181.6M

As of Financial Year 2021

Research Awards
$116.2M

As of Financial Year 2021

As of Fall 2021

Student Enrollment

Type Total
New Freshmen 987
10%
Other Undergraduates 4,509
47%
Graduate 2,126
22%
First Professional 1,348
14%
Medical Residents 556
6%
Dental Residents 80
1%

FY 2021

Degrees Conferred

Type Total
Bachelor's 1,077
Master's 502
Specialist 89
Doctorate 162
First Professional 327
Certificate/Other 291

Student Enrollment by Gender

Academic Year 2021

36%
64%

11,459

Total Workforce

As of November 2021

6,132

Faculty
& Staff

As of November 2021

155

Academic Offerings

As of October 2021

62,419

Living
Alumni

As of October 2021

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
12 NCAA Tournament appearances, 4 Elite Eights

 

Administration

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

President's Cabinet