Gainesville State College


Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Public

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Georgia


With an enrollment that will exceed 8,000 in Fall 2008, we offer courses leading to the BAS in Environmental and Spatial Analysis, BS in Early Childhood Education for Grades P-5, BS with a Major in Early Childhood Care and Education, BAS with a Major in Technology Management, AA, AS, and AAS degrees, in addition a variety of certificate programs. Over 90% of our students are in programs transferable to four-year colleges and universities.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 8238
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 8238
Faculty: 179

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 46:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 46:1

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Contact Information

3820 Mundy Mill Rd
Oakwood Georgia 30566


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Main Phone: 770-718-3639

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Admissions Contact:
Stephanie Hungerford
Admissions Counselor, Admissions Office

Transfer Services Contact:
Jeanine Merck
Admissions Clerk, Admissions Office

International Admissions Contact:
Heather Page
Coordinator of International Student , Admissions Office

Athletics Contact:
No Athletic Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
A minimum grade point average of all credits accepted for transfer must average at least 2.00.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Transfer students are required to earn a grade of "C" or better in English 1101 and 1102 (or equivalents) in order for these courses to transfer. Other courses earned at accredited institutions may be permitted to transfer with grades of "D" or higher.

Credits (Min/Max):
If you have earned fewer than 30 semester hours of transferable college credit you must apply as a freshman. GSC does not publish a maximum transfer credit requirement.

Test Scores for Applying:
All traditional freshman transfers (who graduated high school during the last five years and have earned fewer than 30 semester hours of transferable college credit) must submit official SAT or ACT test scores in order to be considered for admission.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Applicant must be in good standing with previously attended institution or will have to serve a one-semester suspension before they are considered for admission.

Essay(s) required:
GSC does not publish a requirement for an essay or personal statement, nor do they ask for one on the application.

Application Fee:
Paper applications for admission is $35. Electronically submitted application for admission is $25.

Other Requirements:
All transfer applicants must submit their immunization record.

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