University Of West Georgia

University Of West Georgia

The University of West Georgia, also called UWG, is a comprehensive, residential, State University located in Carrollton, Georgia, United States. It was founded in the year 1906. The university's motto is "Educational Excellence in a Personal Environment." UWG's campus is spread across an area of over 600 acres. The university offers more than 100 programs of study through the following academic divisions:

  • College of Arts and Sciences
  • College of Education
  • Graduate School
  • Honors College
  • Richards College of Business
  • School of Nursing

University of West Georgia's athletics program fields men's intercollegiate teams in football, baseball, basketball, and cross country; and women's teams in cross country, basketball, softball, soccer, and volleyball. The sports teams are nicknamed the Wolves.

For more information about UWG, read our exclusive interview with the University's president.

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Environmental Studies
European Studies/Civilization
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Computer Science
Educational Leadership And Administration, General
Educational/Instructional Technology
Special Education And Teaching, General
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Elementary Education And Teaching
Secondary Education And Teaching
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
Business Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Education, Other
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics, Other
English Language And Literature, General
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Mathematics, General
Mathematics, Other
Museology/Museum Studies
Parks, Recreation And Leisure Facilities Management, General
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Psychology, General
Community Psychology
Community Organization And Advocacy
Public Administration
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Music Performance, General
Music Theory And Composition
History, General
Public/Applied History
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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