Albany State University is an integral part of the system of higher education maintained by the State of Georgia. The University is one of 35 institutions of higher learning governed by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.

Albany State University recruits, admits and provides services, financial aid and instruction to all students without regard to racial identification, religion, gender, disability or national origin. The University is also an equal opportunity and equal rights employer in that all applicants for faculty, staff and student employment positions are considered without regard to racial identification, religion, gender, disability or national origin. Albany State University has always opened its doors to all applicants and continues to value diversity in its student body, faculty, staff and administration. It actively recruits to ensure a broad representation of students and faculty and promotes a campus culture that respects and appreciates the individuality of every student, faculty member, staff person and administrator.

Albany State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, phone (404)679-4500) to award bachelor's, master's and education specialist degrees.

The statements set forth in this catalog are for information purposes only and should not be construed as the basis of contract between students and this institution. While provisions of this catalog will ordinarily be applied as stated, Albany State University reserves the right to change any provision listed in this catalog, including but not limited to, academic requirements for graduation, without specific notice to individual student. Every effort, however, will be made to keep students advised of any such changes.

Information about such changes will be available in the Graduate Admissions' office.  Students are responsible for keeping apprised of current graduation requirements of their particular degree program.

Albany State University

Catalog and Announcement 2011-2012

Vol. XLIV, No.1, July 2011

For information on Graduate Admissions


Published by Albany State University, Albany, Georgia 31705

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