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Georgia Perimeter College

Decatur, GA
University Website: www.gpc.edu
Apply Online: www.gpc.edu/~gpcem/admissions/prospective_applicants.html
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Georgia Perimeter College (formerly DeKalb College) is a two-year associate degree-granting unit of the University System of Georgia. In May 2011, the state Board of Regents approved two bachelor's programs: a Bachelor of Arts in Sign Language Interpreting and a Bachelor of Science in Health Informatics. GPC serves metro Atlanta with multiple campus locations and offers 40+ programs of study, including Nursing, Business Administration, Education, Dental Hygiene, Criminal Justice and Sign Language Interpreting.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • students
  • $8,688.00 avg tuition

3251 Panthersville Rd
Decatur, GA 30034-3832
(678) 891-2300

Apply online Admissions:
www.gpc.edu/~gpcem/admissions/adm..
Financial Aid:
www.gpc.edu/~finaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Library Science
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Georgia Perimeter College

Statistics:
Applied 12,558
Admitted 8,011 64%
Enrolled total 4,736
Full Time: 3,025
Part Time 1,711
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 0 0
SAT Math 0 0
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 0 0
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 60%
4-year graduation rate
6-year graduation rate
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline 2014-07-01
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline 2014-04-01
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Recommended
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Georgia Perimeter College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $2,065.00 $2,065.00 $8,688.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $760.00 $760.00 $760.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $80.00 $80.00 $309.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $0.00 $5,040.00 $3,640.00
Other Expenses $0.00 $3,640.00 $3,640.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $20.00
Graduate Application Fee $0.00
Books and Supplies $1,500.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 72%
Percent receiving grant aid 66%
Avg amount of grant aid $5,276.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 21%
Avg amount of student loan aid $4,675.00

Georgia Perimeter College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist X
Medical/Clinical Assistant X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
LIBRARY SCIENCE
Library and Archives Assisting X

Scholarships for Students in Georgia

Name Amount Deadline
Airgas-Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
Charles Clarke Cordle Memorial Scholarship $1,000 January 31, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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