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Admissions Information

Foster and homeless students may be initially listed as a non-resident of Georgia based upon how they respond to questions on the admissions application. If the student has lived in Georgia for at least twelve months, they may complete a Petition for Georgia Residency form found online at https://www.highlands.edu/admissions-forms/ . Residency questions should be directed to the […]

Career Expo to highlight open positions at GHC

Georgia Highlands College will be holding a Career Expo highlighting a number of open positions on June 12th in Cartersville and June 28th in Douglasville and Marietta. The first event will take place in the Cartersville Student Center. The event in Douglasville will be in the Auditorium (Room 111) and the event in Marietta will […]

Commencement speaker Bobby Lee Cook to address GHC’s class of 2018

Georgia Highlands College Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 12th, at The Forum River Center in downtown Rome at 10AM. The nursing pinning ceremony will be held at 6PM on May 11th at the First Baptist of Cartersville. The Honorable Bobby Lee Cook will give the commencement address. Bobby Lee Cook is a trial […]

Commencement planned for May 12th, over 900 diplomas to be conferred

Georgia Highlands College Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 12th, at The Forum River Center in downtown Rome at 10AM. GHC will have 894 students receiving 906 diplomas (with a number of those students receiving more than one)*. The nursing pinning ceremony will be held at 6PM on May 11th at the First Baptist […]

International Applicants

There are two distinct groups of international students that include students abroad who are interested in traveling to the U.S. on an F-1 student visa (including students who are already in the U.S. on an F-1 student visa currently studying at another U.S. school) and students in the U.S. who currently hold some other type […]

Post-Baccalaureate Applicants

“GHC is where I got my start. It is a college that built my leadership and academic skills that I needed to advance. The classes were small and the teachers were engaged. Thanks to Georgia Highlands, I now attend Emory University.” – Bassel RabahThe following steps to enrollment are for any student that has already […]

GED (General Education Diploma) Students

Admissions Requirements Admissions Requirements Satisfactory completed the GED (General Education Diploma) as required by the state in which the GED test was administered. Students (under the age of 24) who submit a GED will be required to make up any deficiencies in the five academic areas of required high school coursework (English, Math, Social Science, Natural Science, […]

Former GHC Students

“I love GHC. It was a great starting point for me and really helped develop me as a student and as a person. Looking back on the time I have spent at GHC, I don’t think I could have made a better decision.” – Brittany VanHorn Admissions Requirements   Have not been enrolled at GHC […]

Home Schooled and Non-Accredited High School Applicants

Attention: Accredited Home School Graduates Home educated applicants who have completed a home school program that is accredited by a regional accrediting association (such as the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools) or the Georgia Accrediting Commission or from a high school regulated by a public school system and state department of education will be […]

Adult Learner

Adult Learners are students are whose high school graduating class has been out of high school for more than five years. These are typically students that are 24 years or older.   Admissions Requirements   There are no GPA requirements for students that have graduated from high school or earned a GED Adult learners that have […]