Georgia College and State University – Milledgeville, Georgia

Georgia College and State University (GCSU) is a public liberal arts university located in Milledgeville, a charming, traditional southern town less than a two-hour drive from Atlanta. Approximately 7,000 students are enrolled at GCSU.

Programmes of study

GCSU offer a variety of academic programmes from their Colleges of Arts and SciencesBusinessEducation, and Health Sciences, all of which consist of specialised academic departments. Full details of the majors on offer can be found on the GCSU website.

Exchange students will be required to follow a full programme of study for the academic year based at GCSU.

Travel & accommodation

Visas & insurance

  • Visas – To take part in this exchange you are responsible for ensuring that meet  US immigration requirements .
  • Insurance – DMU insurance is not sufficient for studying on exchange in America, and students are required to purchase medical insurance while attending Georgia College and State University. The University System of Georgia has a mandatory health insurance plan for all international students enrolled at Georgia’s public colleges and universities. The insurance fee must be paid each semester.


Living costs in the US tend to be higher than those in the UK. We recommend that you do further independent research to gain a better understanding of the cost of your year abroad. To help you, we have a created a simple cost comparison between the UK and USA: