If you are considering submitting an applicationto Georgia Highlands College, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is July 15 and the application fee costs $30. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Georgia Highlands College does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Georgia Highlands College is anot competitive school to get into. Georgia Highlands College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Georgia Highlands College accepted 70% of all applicants., around 1,338 of the 1,916 students who applied.
Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Georgia Highlands College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.
Transfer student admissions is not competitive.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
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|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
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To apply, all applicants to Georgia Highlands College must submit the following items. Double check with Georgia Highlands College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
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|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Other Requirements||Next-Gen Accuplacer Reading 206, Write Placer 2, QAS 216|
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Students admitted to Georgia Highlands College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.0.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. Georgia Highlands College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Georgia Highlands College has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
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For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Georgia Highlands College.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 15. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Georgia Highlands College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Georgia Highlands College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Georgia Highlands College.
Does Georgia Highlands College accept transfer credits?
Georgia Highlands College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Georgia Highlands College accepts:
DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does Georgia Highlands College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Georgia Highlands College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Georgia Highlands College?
No, Georgia Highlands College is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application..
How hard is it to get into Georgia Highlands College? Georgia Highlands College is a open admission institution. The Georgia Highlands College acceptance rate is 70%. This means that the institution accepts 69 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Georgia Highlands College is Jul 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Georgia Highlands College is Jul 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Georgia Highlands College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.02. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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