We are GHC


One of the best kept secrets at Georgia Highlands College is the number of amazing stories surrounding the lives of those at GHC—and how truly interconnected they all are. This has led to a collection of stories from students, alumni, faculty, staff, community partners, donors, and many more, who all wish to express just how much GHC has made a difference in their lives.

Alyssa Ottley chose to start at GHC before attending Georgia State. Find her story and more at Testimonials

What's Happening at Georgia Highlands College
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    Local author to speak at GHC in Douglasville

    Georgia Highlands College will be hosting local author Roger Johns at the Douglasville location on October 30th at 3:30PM. Johns will be speaking about leisure reading, creative writing and his newest book “River of Secrets.” The event is free and open to the public. Johns will be covering topics on what leisure reading is and […]

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    Physical education trip reaches 40th year teaching students how to ski and snowboard

    Even after his retirement in 2015 as professor of physical education, Ken Weatherman still climbs the 4,000-foot elevation of Appalachian Ski Mountain in Blowing Rock, North Carolina, for the annual ski and snowboard trip started decades ago at Georgia Highlands College. This is the trip’s 40th consecutive year – and Ken’s, too. “I have gone […]

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    The Penny Hoarder lists GHC as ‘best bang for your tuition’ in Georgia

    Georgia Highlands College was listed as one of the top two colleges in Georgia with the “best bang for your tuition,” according to The Penny Hoarder. The Penny Hoarder is one of the largest personal finance websites and was ranked the No. 1 fastest-growing private media company in the U.S. for the second consecutive year […]

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New Building
R.S.V.P. for the Ribbon Cutting and Open House for the new GHC Academic Building in Cartersville! Read More ›
Charger Tours
Brand new Charger Tours are happening now. Reserve your spot today! Read More ›