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Meet Your Admissions Counselor

Amina Blackmon Admissions Counselor, Douglasville Campus Email: asblackmon@highlands.edu Where are you from? Rochester, NY Degrees? Bachelors of Business Administration Marketing from University of West GA What is your favorite thing about GHC? I most admire how GHC is helping students succeed by way of offering numerous student resources.  We have Student Success Coaches, Career Counseling, […]

GHC Admissions team planning community events, brings on new director of admissions

Maggie Schuyler has joined Georgia Highlands College as its new director of admissions to work with future students and the community, as the GHC Admissions team launches new community events and a revamped campus tour program called Charger Tours. Schuyler graduated from Georgia Southern University with a master’s degree in higher education administration. Prior to […]

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

Post-Baccalaureate  students are applicants who have earned a bachelor’s degree from a college or university and want to earn a second undergraduate degree, or take additional work without entering a formal degree or certification program. Admissions Requirements Have earned a baccalaureate or graduate degree. Must be eligible to return to the previous institution attended. Applicants […]

GED (General Education Diploma) Students

GED, General Education Diploma, students are applicants that have earned a GED but have no prior college experience.   Admissions Requirements There is no GPA requirements for students that have graduated from high school or earned a GED Must have satisfactory completed the GED (General Education Diploma) as required by the state in which the […]

Former GHC Students

Admissions Requirements Have not been enrolled at GHC for more than one year Have not been dismissed from another institution since last attending GHC   Application Process Apply ONLINE Pay $30 non-refundable processing fee Submit all official college, university, and/or technical college transcripts Submit Verification of Lawful Presence Submit Certificate of Immunization Apply for Financial Aid