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Urban Studies Schools in Georgia

In 2018-2019, 33 students earned their Urban Studies degrees in GA.

As a degree choice, Urban Studies is the 211th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Urban Studies Majors in Georgia

Urban Studies majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 26
Post-Master’s Certificate 3
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 3
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 2
Bachelor’s Degree 2

Gender Distribution

In Georgia, a urban studies major is more popular with men than with women.

Urban Studies Majors in GA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of urban studies majors in Georgia is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 45.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.1%
  • White: 27.3%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 12.1%
  • Other Races: 6.1%
Urban Studies Majors in GA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Urban Studies Grads in Georgia

In this state, there are 15,340 people employed in jobs related to an urban studies degree, compared to 521,060 nationwide.

Urban Studies Jobs Nationwide vs. GA

Wages for Urban Studies Jobs in Georgia

A typical salary for a urban studies grad in the state is $70,140, compared to a typical salary of $87,950 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Georgia that offer urban studies degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
54% Graduation Rate
34,316 Total Students

92% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $35,200 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 23 to 1.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
84% Graduation Rate
38,652 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $13,971. The average student takes 4.29 years to complete their degree at UGA. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.


Morehouse College

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
2,206 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.27 years to graduate. 92% of students get financical aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 97% are considered full time.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
4,077 Total Students

The average student takes 4.93 years to complete their degree at Savannah State University. The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. A typical student attending Savannah State University will pay a net price of $10,132.

Urban Studies Careers in GA

Some of the careers urban studies majors go into include:

Job Title GA Job Growth GA Median Salary
Urban and Regional Planners 17% $56,470
Social Sciences Professors 17% $59,930
Managers 9% $109,920

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to urban studies.

Major Annual Graduates in GA
Political Science & Government 1,110
Sociology 915
Economics 644
International Relations & Security 508
Criminology 297
Anthropology 232
Geography & Cartography 190
General Social Sciences 78

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