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2021 Top Georgia Women's D2 Basketball Schools

12 Colleges
$19,813 Avg Tuition & Fees*
20% Avg 4-Year Grad Rate*

With all of the options student athletes have for higher education today, it can be tough to choose which direction to take. Our mission at College Factual is to arm you with as much information as we can to help you make that decision. Our Best Colleges for Division II Women's Basketball in Georgia ranking is one tool we have developed to help in this regard.

After analyzing 12 schools in Georgia, we came up with our list of those that offered the best educational experiences for D2 Women's Basketball athletes in Georgia. Our ranking methodology focuses a number of different objective factors - such as the overall quality of the school, the school's athletic competitiveness, and the amount of athletic aid per student - to make this determination. Having a great sports team is not enough - the school must also focus on academic excellence.

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Top Colleges in Georgia for D2 Women's Basketball athletes in Georgia

See which schools came out on top of our ranking:

#1

Georgia College & State University

Milledgeville, Georgia

Our 2021 rankings named Georgia College & State University the best school for D2 Women’s Basketball athletes in Georgia working on their bachelor’s degree. This medium-sized public school is located in Milledgeville, Georgia, and it awarded 1,304 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D2 Women’s Basketball team at Georgia College made $327,210 in revenue, while incurring $327,209 in expenses. That boils down to a yearly profit of $1 for the sports team.

As a testament to the quality of education it offers, Georgia College also is in the top 20% of our overall quality ranking.

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#2

Columbus State University

Columbus, Georgia

You’ll join some of the best athletes around if you attend Columbus State University. The school came in at #2 in this year’s ranking. CSU is a public institution located in Columbus, Georgia. The school has a medium-sized population, and it awarded 1,050 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

Speaking financially, the D2 Women’s Basketball team at CSU took home $326,756 in revenue.

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#3

Valdosta State University

Valdosta, Georgia

A rank of #3 on our list means Valdosta State University is a great place for D2 Women’s Basketball athletes in Georgia working on their bachelor’s degree. VSU is a fairly large public school situated in Valdosta, Georgia. It awarded 1,503 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

Speaking financially, the D2 Women’s Basketball team at VSU took home $491,681 in revenue.

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#4

Clayton State University

Morrow, Georgia

You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Clayton State University. It ranked #4 on our 2021 Best Colleges for D2 Women’s Basketball athletes in Georgia list. Morrow, Georgia is the setting for this medium-sized institution of higher learning. The public school handed out bachelor’s degrees to 938 students in 2018-2019.

The team at Clayton State University took home $472,761 in revenue and paid out $432,454 in expenses in recent times. Happily, this means that the team turned a profit of $40,307.

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#5

University of West Georgia

Carrollton, Georgia

A rank of #5 on our list means University of West Georgia is a great place for D2 Women’s Basketball athletes in Georgia working on their bachelor’s degree. Located in Carrollton, Georgia, the fairly large public school awarded 1,896 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.

The D2 Women’s Basketball team at University of West Georgia brought home $433,177 in revenue in a single year.

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#6

Young Harris College

Young Harris, Georgia

Young Harris College ranked #6 on this year’s Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia list. Located in Young Harris, Georgia, the small private not-for-profit school awarded 198 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.

Speaking financially, the D2 Women’s Basketball team at YHC took home $502,147 in revenue.

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#7

Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, Georgia

Clark Atlanta University ranked #7 on this year’s Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia list. Clark Atlanta University is a small private not-for-profit school located in Atlanta, Georgia that handed out 483 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D2 Women’s Basketball team at CAU made $694,958 in revenue, while incurring $648,746 in expenses. So, the team made money for the school, bringing in $46,212 in profit.

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Georgia Southwestern State University landed the #8 spot on the 2021 Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia ranking. Located in Americus, Georgia, the small public school awarded 431 diplomas to qualified bachelor’s degree students in 2018-2019.

The D2 Women’s Basketball team at GSW brought home $278,336 in revenue in a single year.

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#9

Shorter University

Rome, Georgia

Shorter University came in at #9 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia ranking. Shorter is located in Rome, Georgia and, has a small student population. In 2018-2019, this school awarded 293 bachelor’s degrees to qualified undergraduates.

Speaking financially, the D2 Women’s Basketball team at Shorter took home $347,005 in revenue.

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#10

Paine College

Augusta, Georgia

With a ranking of #10, Paine College did quite well on the 2021 Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia ranking. Located in Augusta, Georgia, the small private not-for-profit school handed out 29 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

On the financial side of things, the D2 Women’s Basketball team at Paine College made $226,262 in revenue.

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#11

Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, Georgia

Fort Valley State University came in at #11 in this year’s edition of the Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia ranking. Located in Fort Valley, Georgia, the small public school handed out 331 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

Fort Valley State University brought in $171,819 while tallying up $161,730 in expenses for its D2 Women’s Basketball team. Happily, this means that the team turned a profit of $10,089.

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#12

Albany State University

Albany, Georgia

With a ranking of #12, Albany State University did quite well on the 2021 Best Colleges for Division II Women’s Basketball in Georgia ranking. This medium-sized public school is located in Albany, Georgia, and it awarded 449 bachelor’s degrees in 2018-2019.

The D2 Women’s Basketball team at Albany State brought home $96,217 in revenue in a single year.

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*Avg Tuition and Fees and Avg 4-Year Grad Rate are for the top 12 schools only.

References

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of our data about colleges.
  • Revenue and expense information comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s Equity in Athletics Data Analysis (EADA) website.
  • The academic progress rate (APR) of each team was made available by the NCAA.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
  • Information about the national average student loan default rate is from the U.S. Department of Education and refers to data about the 2016 borrower cohort tracking period for which the cohort default rate (CDR) was 10.1%.

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