The university offers traditional and online degree programs.
SPSU also offers study abroad programs, as well as a University Honors Program, which provides students with smaller class sizes, more intellectual rigor, and research studies with professors.
SPSU offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programs and numerous master's degree programs. Degrees are available in the fields of natural science, liberal arts, computing, education, architecture, engineering technology, and engineering.
The most popular undergraduate degree programs are computer science, architecture, mechanical engineering, and mechanical engineering technology.
SPSU has a 19-to-1 student-to-faculty ratio.
Southern Polytechnic State University has the following schools:
- School of Computing and Software Engineering
- School of Architecture and Construction Management
- School of Arts and Sciences
- School of Engineering Technology and Management
- School of Engineering