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Georgia Southern included in EDsmart’s list of 30 Most Affordable Online Master’s Programs

EDsmart, a nationally recognized publisher of college resources and rankings, has included Georgia Southern University on its 2018-2019 edition of the Most Affordable Online Master’s Programs.

Georgia Southern earned the 26th spot on the list for its online master’s degree programs, which range from business and technology to education and healthcare.

“The programs that made our list not only offer affordable opportunities for master’s degrees, they also stand as examples of commitment to their students,” said Tyson Stevens, managing editor at EDsmart. “Prospective students can choose from a range of options to continue their education. The affordable online master’s programs rankings and data are a great starting point for applicants to find the program that’s the best fit for them academically and financially. In addition, most of these schools offer additional financial aid by way of scholarships, fellowships and loans.”

Georgia Southern was one of only six universities in the state to be included in the list. Other schools in Georgia included were the University of West Georgia, Valdosta State University, Kennesaw State University, Georgia College and State University and Columbus State University.

EDsmart’s ranking of most affordable online master’s programs is the most comprehensive and well-rounded to date.The ranking includes only fully accredited schools that offer a master’s program online. Rankings are based solely on average in-state graduate student tuition as published in the National Center for Education Statistics database.

About EDsmart
EDsmart reviews publicly available data to produce independent ranking assessments of various educational programs, in addition to student guides and resources. The site is regularly updated by a committed team of writers and researchers, who produce college rankings and resources that will help prospective and current college students get into, pay for and thrive at the college of their choice.

Georgia Southern University, a public Carnegie Doctoral/Research institution founded in 1906, offers 141 degree programs serving more than 27,000 students through nine colleges on three campuses in Statesboro, Savannah, Hinesville and online instruction. A leader in higher education in southeast Georgia, the University provides a diverse student population with expert faculty, world-class scholarship and hands-on learning opportunities. Georgia Southern creates lifelong learners who serve as responsible scholars, leaders and stewards in their communities. Visit


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