About Augusta

Education

From preschool to Ph.D., the Augusta area offers award winning education that is also accessible and affordable. Students at all levels of education have a wide array of choices among both public and private learning institutions.

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Augusta Education Statistics

Education Augusta-Richmond County, GA K-12 United States
School Expend./Pupil $11,178 $12,201
Pupil/Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Students per Librarian 571 561
Students per Counselor 381 458
  Augusta-Richmond County, GA MSA  
2 yr College Grad. 8.8% 8.4%
4 yr College Grad. 15.7% 19.4%
Graduate Degrees 9.6% 12.1%
High School Grad or higher 86.5% 87.7%
  Source: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics (2018)
U.S. Census Bureau (2018)