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Gordon State College

Barnesville, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate83%
Acceptance Rate83%

Gordon State College Academics

Gordon State College requires at least 120 credit hours to graduate with a bachelor's degree.

If students would like to graduate in less time than normal, they can choose the accelerated degree program. Gordon State College accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, Gordon State College has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

Gordon State College offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted Unknown
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Gordon State College may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Do I Have To Take At Gordon State College?

Gordon State College has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement

Students do not have to take a computer class.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math true
Science true
Computer No

Reminder: Check with Gordon State College directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Gordon State College

When choosing a major, Gordon State College students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Gordon State College.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

Gordon State College does not require students to complete a senior project.

Double Majoring at Gordon State College

Gordon State College offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.


Frequently Asked Questions About Gordon State College


Does Gordon State College Offer Learning Disability Services?

✅ Gordon State College offers services for students with disabilities.

Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.

Does Gordon State College Offer Online Classes?

✅ Gordon State College has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Gordon State College Offer AP Credit?

✅ Gordon State College offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Gordon State College Have An Honors Program?

✅ Gordon State College offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, but does not offer a Freshman Honors College.

Does Gordon State College Require Internships?

❌ Gordon State College studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.


Additional Information About Gordon State College


Gordon State College Library

The main library on campus is the Dorothy W. Hightower Collaborative Learning Center and Library and there are no other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Gordon State College

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Gordon State College does not have any dual degree programs available for students.

ROTC

Does Gordon State College have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Gordon State College does not have any ROTC programs.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,986

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

83%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,789

Out-of-State

$10,695

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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