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Macon State College is a public institution. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,702, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 167 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Macon State College's ranking in the 2013 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Colleges (South), Tier 2. Its in-state tuition and fees are $3,088 (2011-12); out-of-state tuition and fees are $9,074 (2011-12).
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|School type||public, coed college|
When applying to Macon State College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Macon State College is $20. It is less selective, with an acceptance rate of 65.6 percent.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
|Fall 2011 acceptance rate||65.6%|
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The student-faculty ratio at Macon State College is 19:1, and the school has 36.5 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Macon State College include: Business/Commerce, General; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse; Early Childhood Education and Teaching; Information Technology; and Human Services, General. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 62.5 percent.
Macon State College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,702, with a gender distribution of 34.8 percent male students and 65.2 percent female students. At this school, 5.0 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 95.0 percent of students live off campus.
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Campus Info & Services
Macon State College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring and health service. Macon State College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at Macon State College.
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|Health insurance offered||No|
|Students required to own/lease a computer||No|
Paying for School
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$3,088 (2011-12)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$9,074 (2011-12)|
|Room and board||$8,100 (2011-12)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data