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 student’s course of study.
Maximum Timeframe Per Program:
Nursing 105 Attempted Hours
Dental Hygiene 116 Attempted Hours
Human Services 101 Attempted Hours
General Associates 99 Attempted Hours