University of North Georgia

Category: Large public | State: GA

About University of North Georgia

The University of North Georgia is part of the University System of Georgia and is designated as a State Leadership Institution and The Military College of Georgia. With more than 18,000 students, UNG is one of the state's largest public universities. The university offers more than 100 programs of study ranging from certificate and associate degrees to professional doctoral programs. Positioned in the fastest-growing region of the state, UNG comprises five campuses united by a single mission focused on academic excellence and academic and co-curricular programs that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society.

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Why you should attend?

At UNG, we honor the men and women of our armed services, as well as the great sacrifices given by both them and their families. One of only six senior military colleges in the United States, we strive to provide affordable education to veterans, military members, their dependents, and those who aspire to join the U.S. Army. UNG employees are dedicated to helping our Service Members achieve their goals of higher education. Our objective is to ensure that all of our students are aware of the benefits that are available to them through the university. We aim to facilitate those resources to our students in order for them to have the successful academic careers they dream of.

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

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