Skip to main content

Flexible. Respected. Online.

As an online student, you will be able to earn your degree on your schedule from anywhere in the world. Whether you are working your way up the corporate ladder, caring for patients, teaching students or deployed for military service, a Georgia Southern degree is only a click away.

Learn More >

Military Friendly. Three Years In A Row.

Our Office of Veteran Services provides military and veteran students with the service and assistance they deserve. Whether you are entering college for the first time, transferring from another school, or returning after a deployment, the Eagle Nation welcomes you home...

Learn More >

News & Announcements

PBS Show TIME TEAM AMERICA Highlights Georgia Southern University at Camp Lawton Tonight

Students and archeologist film an episode of TIME TEAM AMERICA at Camp Lawton in Millen, Georgia. Camp Lawton, which at the close of the Civil War, was believed to be the largest prison camp in the worldIn 2012, the PBS show TIME TEAM AMERICA tracked the adventures of Georgia Southern University archeologist and students at Camp Lawton, a Civil War POW camp in Millen, Georgia as they uncovered buried secrets using the latest technology and decades of expertise. The episode will premiere tonight at 9 p.m. on PBS.

Ogeechee River Public Information Session to Discuss Research on the River

Screen Shot 2014-08-25 at 2.30.32 PMMembers from the Georgia Southern University Department's of Biology, Geology and Geography, and the Phinizy Center for Water Sciences will hold a public information session on the Ogeechee River Monitoring and Research project on Tuesday, Aug. 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the Performing Arts Center. The project comes after the November 2013 Consent Decree requiring King America Finishing Inc. to fund a Supplemental Environmental Project (SEP) proposed by the University titled "Assessment of Hydrological, Biological and Environmental Components of the Lower Ogeechee River Ecosystem."


Georgia Southern Stories

Maria Rea's Road to Recovery
Road to Recovery

On February 25, 2011, Maria Rea (’02) was driving to work when her cell phone rang and her life changed forever. This ordinary distraction resulted in a near-fatal car accident that left her paralyzed from the waist down. Maria’s recovery included 12 surgeries and months in the hospital, but was the beginning of an extraordinary return to her life as a wife, mother and schoolteacher. Her long road back culminated in recognition and accolades she never dreamed possible.

Endless Possibilities

Ugochukwu Francis Okechukwu, a mechanical engineering major at Georgia Southern, doesn’t have time for the impossible. Not only has he founded a technology startup in his home country of Nigeria - where security, healthcare and even electricity aren’t guaranteed - but the young man has also made his journey to the United States look remarkably easy, even as he continues to set higher goals and expectations. Ugochukwu recently spoke at a TEDx Talk in Savannah about overcoming obstacles and reaching for dreams that others might consider impossible.

Georgia Southern is a Tobacco Free Campus