Office of the Provost
and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Welcome from the Provost

Dr. Jean BartelsI offer you a warm welcome to Georgia Southern University’s academic programs. Academics are the cornerstone of a Georgia Southern University education. Through programs that are responsive to the needs of the region and beyond, Georgia Southern University students gain the intellectual and professional skills that will prepare them for productive lives in a global, knowledge-based environment. Our campus is home to a diverse and dynamic community of innovators and leaders. Each day across our campus, our remarkable students and faculty are engaged in pursuing discoveries and creating knowledge that holds the potential to transform lives in Georgia, around the country, and around the world.

With undergraduate degree programs, master’s, specialists, and doctoral programs, Georgia Southern University offers a vast array of educational opportunities for full- and part-time students, both on and off-campus. Interdisciplinary majors, online learning, first-year experience, and international studies add to the opportunities.

I hope you will visit our beautiful campus in Statesboro and discover firsthand why Georgia Southern University is a fine research university rich in tradition and pride and a great place to get the education for a lifetime.

Last updated: 8/12/2016

Office of the Provost • PO Box 8022, Statesboro, GA 30460 • (912) 478-5258