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Southern Polytechnic State University
1100 S. Marietta Parkway, Marietta, GA 30060-2896
General Information678-915-7778
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards Offered
Campus SettingCity, Small
Campus HousingNot reported
Student Population 5,514 (4,812 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19 to 1

Mission Statement

Southern Polytechnic State University is proud to be Georgia’s technology university. Our academic- professional- outreach and service programs embrace all aspects of technology- including the practical applied skills (techne) needed to solve today’s real-world problems and the theoretical knowledge (logos) necessary to meet tomorrow’s challenges. SPSU graduates are well prepared to lead the scientific and economic development of an increasingly complex state- nation- and world. Our mission is to serve both traditional and non-traditional students at the undergraduate- graduate and continuing education levels; in engineering and engineering technology- the sciences- applied liberal arts- business and professional programs. We work to develop the broader community’s intellectual- cultural- economic- and human resources. Facilitated by our innovative faculty- dedicated staff- and supportive campus environment- our learning community empowers SPSU students with the ability and vision to transform the future.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
- Not reported
Credit Accepted  
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 1800
Instructional 1800
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0