1. CGPA: A student must maintain a 2.0 or above cumulative grade point average. Learning Support classes are included in the GPA calculation for Financial Aid purposes.
2. Pace: The pace at which a student must progress in his/her program of study is earning 67% of the total hours attempted.
Hours Successfully Completed
Grades A through D
S Satisfactory Grades
IC Institutional Credit
Hours Not Completed
I Incomplete Grade
WF Withdrew Failing
IP used in Learning Support Classes
3. Maximum timeframe: the maximum amount of hours a student may receive financial aid at Georgia Highlands College is 150% of the total hours published in his/her program of study. This includes all transfer credit hours regardless of whether the courses are required for the students course of study.
Maximum Timeframe Per Program:
*All Transfer Credits are included
All Programs (unless listed below) Max Out of Aid Eligibility at 99 Attempted Hours.
Associate of Science - Human Services = 101 Attempted Hours
Associate of Science - Dental Hygiene = 116 Attempted Hours
Associates of Science (RN) = 105 Attempted Hours
Bachelors of Science (BSN) = 188 Attempted Hours