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Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Bachelors

College Type: Public

Campus Type: Rural

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Georgia

Description

One-on-one attention from instructors, small class sizes, and lots of smiling faces characterize ABAC! We can meet your needs with a curriculum that includes 50 different programs of study. We're proud to offer seven Bachelor's Degrees in their entirety on our campus including a brand new degree in Rural Studies, one of the most unique academic programs in the country. Diversified Agriculture, Turfgrass and Golf Course Management, Early Childhood Education, Management, Accounting, and Resource Management round out the list of bachelor's degrees available to you without ever leaving the campus of ABAC. You can also choose one of our traditional associate degree programs or you can complete one of our career technological programs.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3600
Total Grad Students:
Undergraduate Students: 3600
Faculty: 94

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 38:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 38:1

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Contact Information

Address:
2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton Georgia 31793

Website: http://www.abac.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 229-391-1500

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Donna Webb
Director, Enrollment Services
(800) 733-3653
dwebb@abac.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:
Alan Kramer
Director, Athletics
(229) 391-4928
akramer@abac.edu

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
ABAC does not publish a minimum GPA requirement.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
ABAC does not publish a minimum grade requirement for transfer.

Credits (Min/Max):
There is a minimum credit requirement of 30 to apply as a transfer student.

Test Scores for Applying:
ABAC will accept scores up to three years old. Students with scores older than this will be required to take the COMPASS Placement Test unless they have transfer credit in English Composition (for English and Reading COMPASS Test) or College-level mathema

Letters of Recommendation Required:
ABAC does not publish a requirement for letters of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
ABAC does not publish a requirement for an essay.

Application Fee:
There is a $20 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:
A certification of immunization is required.

Fall Deadline:
1-Aug

Spring Deadline:
1-Dec

Summer Deadline:
1-May

Apply Here:
http://secure.gacollege411.org/applications/USG_Common_App_Short/apply.html?application_id=3374

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
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English
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Critical Reading
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Writing

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

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General Financial Aid Information:
Through a program of institutional, state and federal aid, Abraham Baldwin can assist a qualified student in obtaining a college education. A student with limited resources can be offered a package which will help further his/her education beyond the high

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Albany State University

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Georgia

Description

Albany State University, a historically black institution in Southwest Georgia, has been a catalyst for change in the region from its inception as the Albany Bible and Manual Training Institute to its designation as a university. A leader in teacher education, nursing, criminal justice, business, public administration and the sciences, Albany State provides a comprehensive educational experience with quality instruction as the hallmark of all its academic programs. The University embraces the concept of "students first" as a core institutional value.

Most Popular Majors

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 4176
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 142

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 29:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

Address:
504 College Drive
Albany Georgia 31705

Website: http://www.asurams.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 229-430-4600

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Counselor, Enrollment Services
(866) 579-3498
enrollmentservices@asurams.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:
Dr. Richard Williams
Director, Athletics
(299) 430-4763

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
The minimum GPA requirement for transfer admission is a 2.22.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
The minimum grade required for transfer credit is a C.

Credits (Min/Max):
A max of 90 semester hours from an accredited senior college may be applied to the program in which applicants desire enrollment. If you have completed the core requirements in a transfer program in another unit of the USG, you will receive full credit.

Test Scores for Applying:
The submission of official SAT/ACT test scores is required if you have less than 30 credit hours.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Albany State does not publish a requirement for letters of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
Albany State does not publish a requirement for the submission of an essay or personal statement for admission consideration.

Application Fee:
There is no application fee.

Other Requirements:
Print out the application agreement statement when finished with your online application and mail it the address noted on the application site.

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Apply Here:
http://secure.gacollege411.org/Applications/USG_Common_App_Short/apply.html?application_id=2871

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite
English
Math
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading
Math
Writing

Standardized Testing Notes:

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

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Albany Technical College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Quarter

State: Georgia

Description

Albany Technical College, a public post-secondary institution of the Technical College System of Georgia, provides technical education and training support for evolving workforce development needs of Southwest Georgia. To accomplish this mission, the College utilizes traditional and distance learning methods.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3004

Undergraduate Students: 3004
Faculty: 73

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 41:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 41:1

Contact Information

Address:
1704 South Slappey Boulevard
Albany Georgia 31701

Website: http://www.albanytech.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 229-430-3500

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Barbara Brown
Recruiter/Counselor, Admissions
229-430-1974
bbrown@albanytech.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Albany Tech does not publish a minimum GPA requirement for transfer.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Transfer credit may be awarded for courses completed with a "C" or better from a regionally accredited technical college, college or university.

Credits (Min/Max):
Applicants must complete 25 percent of their coursework from Albany Technical College in order to graduate from ATC.

Test Scores for Applying:
You must submit SAT, ACT, CPE or other nationally recognized admissions placement test scores.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Albany Tech does not publish a requirement for letters of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
Albany Tech does not publish a requirement for the submission of an essay, nor does it ask for one with your application.

Application Fee:
There is a nonrefundable $15 application fee.

Other Requirements:

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.albanytech.edu/index.php?option=com_chronocontact&Itemid=6

Transfer Statistics

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
We will help qualified students apply for the appropriate financial aid program. Application for aid must be completed each academic year, which begins on 7/1 and ends 6/30.

Special Programs

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Agnes Scott College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Georgia

Description

Agnes Scott is a private women's college in Decatur, Georgia. Atlanta is a mere six miles away, and public transportation is available a few blocks from campus. Agnes Scott College has received accolades for the beauty of its campus and the quality of residential living. The school also boasts a robust honor code, a diverse student body, a Phi Beta Kappa chapter, and a 9:1 student / faculty ratio. It's worth noting that the overall price tag is about $10,000 less than other top women's colleges such as Bryn Mawr and Mount Holyoke, and Agnes Scott does a great job on the financial aid front.

Most Popular Majors

Biology, Creative Writing, Economics, English, History, International Relations, Psychology

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 832
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: 892
Faculty: 84

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 10:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 11:1

Percent Male: 1%
Percent Female: 99%

Financial Resources

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Graduation and Retention Information

Four-Year Graduation Rate: 60%

Six-Year Graduation Rate: 67%

Transfer-Out Rate

Graduation and Retention Data From: Spring 2010

Contact Information

Address:
141 East College Ave
Decatur Georgia 30030

Website: http://www.agnesscott.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 404-471-1600

Additional Campuses:

Admissions Contact:
Alvanita Negron
Associate Director, Admissions
(404) 471-6287
anegron@agnesscott.edu

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:
Marilyn Hammond
Director of International Admission, Admissions
(404) 471-6485
mhammond@agnesscott.edu

Athletics Contact:
Joeleen Aikin
Director, Athletics
(404) 471-6170
jakin@agnesscott.edu

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required for transfer. Grades for transfer credit are not factored into a student's ASC point average.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Transfer credit is given for grades of C- or better. No credit is given for academic courses with pass/fail or satisfactory/unsatisfactory grades. Transfer credit must be approved by the registrar's office.

Credits (Min/Max):
A maximum of 64 academic and two physical education transfer credit hours may be applied toward an Agnes Scott degree. A student must earn a minimum of 64 hours in ASC academic courses toward the 128 hours required for the Agnes Scott degree.

Test Scores for Applying:
Agnes Scott requires you submit either your official SAT or ACT scores; a writing sample with teacher comments and grade; or an evaluative interview with an Agnes Scott admission counselor.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
ASC requires both a College Instructor Evaluation and a College Official's Report form be completed and submitted with your application.

Essay(s) required:
A personal essay addressing your reasons for transferring and the objectives you hope to achieve is required with the application.

Application Fee:

Other Requirements:
Agnes Scott has a supplement to the application that must be completed.

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.commonapp.org/CommonApp/default.aspx

Standardized Testing

ACT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Composite 22 28
English
Math
Writing
SAT 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
Critical Reading 520 680
Math 500 610
Writing 520 660

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Transfer Statistics

Transfers Applied: 77

Transfers Accepted: 35

Transfer Percentage Accepted: 45%

Freshmen Percentage Accepted: 46%

Difference Between Transfer and Freshmen Acceptance Rates: -1%

Admissions Data From: Fall 2009

Costs

Books: 1000

Other Expenses: 1000

Room and Board: 10150

Tuition and Fees: 32195

Total Cost: 44345

Note on Costs:

Costs Data From: 2011-12

Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Transfer students are eligible for some merit-based scholarships and need-based aid offered to first-year students. To apply for ASG financial awards as well as federal aid, file the FAFSA at least two months before the start of the semester.

CSS/Profile Used?

Own Financial Aid Form?

Average Amount of Aid – Grants: 22870

Average Amount of Aid – Loans: 6324

Percent of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%

Percent of New Students Receiving Grants: 100%

Percent of New Students Receiving Loans: 61%

Financial Aid Data From: Fall 2010

Special Programs

Notes

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Altamaha Technical College

August 14, 2012 in

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Highest Degree Offered: Associates

College Type: Public

Campus Type:

Academic Calendar: Quarter

State: Georgia

Description

Altamaha Technical College provides excellent educational opportunities and our 97% job placement rate signifies that we are the perfect place for people who are anxious about their future. A technical education makes a person very employable. People can find what they're looking for at Altamaha whether it's in the medical field, manufacturing, business, or the service sector -- we have programs that position graduates for career success. Some programs are as short as six weeks, like the Commercial Truck Driving Certificate, or as long as two years as students pursue and earn an associate degree. Classes are offered during the day and in the evening and we have a growing list of online courses to meet the needs of students.

Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 873

Undergraduate Students: 873
Faculty: 42

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: 21:1

Contact Information

Address:
1777 W Cherry St
Jesup Georgia 31545

Website: http://www.altamahatech.edu

Main Email:

Main Phone: 912-427-5800

Additional Campuses:
Baxley Campus
1334 Golden Isles Parkway West
Baxley, GA 31539

Hazlehurst Campus
677 Douglas Highway
Hazlehurst, GA 31539

The Big House - Culinary Arts
25 East Coffee Street
Hazlehurst, GA 31539

Golden Isles Campus
4404 Glynco Parkway
Brunswick, GA 31525

McIntosh County Academy
8945 US Highway 17
Darien, GA 31305

The Campden Center
8001 The Lakes Blvd.
Kingsland, GA 31548

Camden County High School
1585 Laurel Island Parkway
Kingsland, GA 31548

Admissions Contact:
Cindy Brown
Admissions
912-427-5821

Transfer Services Contact:

International Admissions Contact:

Athletics Contact:

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Minimum GPA for Applying:
Altahama does not publish a minimum GPA requirement for transfer admission consideration.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Course credit may be awarded for courses completed with a "C" or better from a college or university accredited by a regional or national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Credits (Min/Max):
You must complete 25% of credit hours of a particular program of study in order to be awarded a technical certificate, diploma or degree from Altamaha. Some health occupation students must complete more than 25% of credit hours in your program of study.

Test Scores for Applying:
Take the Asset/Compass placement exam or provide acceptable SAT/ACT scores taken within the last five (5) years. Transfer students may exempt testing with official transcripts documenting satisfactory completion of program level English/Math course work.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Altahama does not publish a requirement for letters of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
Altahama does not publish a requirement for the submission of an essay or personal statement.

Application Fee:
There is a $15 nonrefundable application fee.

Other Requirements:
Commercial truck driving, practical nursing, heavy diesel equipment technology and Industrial Electrical Technology programs have additional admission requirements. Please contact the Admissions Office for additional requirements.

Fall Deadline:

Spring Deadline:

Summer Deadline:

Apply Here:
http://www.altamahatech.edu/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=59&Itemid=70

Transfer Statistics

Transfer-Out Rate for Community Colleges:

Admissions Data From: Fall 2010

Costs

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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Altamaha Tech has several types of financial assistance to help qualifying applicants pay for their education. Funds are available through Federal and State aid as well as other scholarship and grant programs.

Special Programs

Notes

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