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Academics

Georgia Highlands College is dedicated to the success of our students. The Office of Academic Affairs is responsible for oversight, management, and accomplishment of the institution’s educational mission. To this end, the Vice President for Academic Affairs leads efforts to: work across divisions, departments and programs to create a culture of access and success in […]

March 23 Update – New Deadlines

In an effort to increase academic success and degree completion, GHC will be extending a number of deadlines at this time. We believe this will help students focus on the transition to remote delivery set for March 30. The last day to withdraw from classes without academic penalty is outlined here:     PART OF […]

March 17 Update – Remote Delivery Set for March 30

We want to thank you for your continued support and patience during this time. Georgia Highlands College is working to keep you informed while we continue to diligently address challenges surrounding COVID-19 together. Your health and safety are always our highest priority, and your success here at GHC remains our biggest mission. Just like every […]

Savannah Sloan named head softball coach for GHC Chargers

Georgia Highlands College has chosen Savannah Sloan to lead the Chargers softball team. Sloan comes to GHC from LaGrange College where she has served as the assistant softball coach and recruiting coordinator since 2017. “We are excited to welcome Savannah Sloan to the Charger family. Savannah brings a tremendous knowledge of the game at the […]

GHC continues STEMFIT ‘math boot camp’

After a successful pilot last year, GHC is continuing the STEMFIT “math boot camp” this summer. Its aim is to help incoming high school dual enrollment students or college freshmen start at a collegiate mathematic level of pre-calculus or higher. “In order to complete a STEM pathway in a timely manner and maintain momentum toward […]

Longtime faculty member retires from GHC with 25 years of service

Being labeled a “professional student” might be considered a jab to some, but for Carla Patterson, it was a goal… sort of. Although the slang term, which often labels students who perpetually take classes for many years with no desire to finish, might not be an exact definition for Carla, it does help describe her […]

Pilot GHC STEMFIT ‘math boot camp’ counted a success

Georgia Highlands College’s pilot STEMFIT “math boot camp” is the first of its kind in the University System of Georgia. Its aim is to help incoming high school dual enrollment students or college freshmen be prepared to start at a collegiate mathematic level of pre-calculus or higher. “In order to complete a STEM pathway in […]

New GHC STEMFIT ‘math boot camp’ aims to put incoming students ahead

Georgia Highlands College’s new STEMFIT “math boot camp” will be taking place from July 16 to July 20 to help incoming high school dual enrollment students or college freshmen be prepared to start at a collegiate mathematic level of pre-calculus or higher. STEM is an acronym for the fields of science, technology, engineering and math. […]

GHC to host 13th annual free summer Foundation Camp for boys this May

Applications are currently being accepted for the 13th annual Foundation Camp for boys between the ages of 10 and 14 at Georgia Highlands College. The camp is two weeks and begins on May 29th and ends on June 8th. The camp, which is one of several partnerships between the 100 Black Men of Rome-Northwest Georgia […]