#6150 Overall Influence

Georgia Highlands College

Public college in Rome, Georgia, United States

From Wikipedia

Georgia Highlands College is a public college in northwest Georgia. It has locations in Rome, Cartersville, Marietta, Dallas, and Douglasville, and serves the northwest parts of Georgia, as well as parts of east Alabama and southeast Tennessee. A member of the University System of Georgia, the college was originally a community college but has since expanded to also offer bachelor degrees in healthcare management, logistics and supply chain management, dental hygiene, criminal justice, and an RN-BSN program. Students are now being accepted into a bachelor's of health science degree launched in 2020 and an associate's entrepreneurship pathway launched in 2021. Between 5,700 and 6,100 students are enrolled at GHC in any given semester, representing 49 different countries. In 2020, the college had a record high number of graduates and an economic impact of over $181 million.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Graduation Rate

13%

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$2,280

Fees (in-state)

$1,064

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$38,100

Employed

84%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

3175 Cedartown Highway, S.E., Rome GA 30161-3897

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

39 per 100K

Violent Crime

6 per 100K

What is Georgia Highlands College known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#1289 World Rank
Nursing
#4436 World Rank
Medical
#1190 World Rank
Criminal Justice

Other areas of influence

#2792 World Rank
Business
#3108 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#3175 World Rank
Communications
#4540 World Rank
History
#5161 World Rank
Mathematics
#5681 World Rank
Engineering
#6798 World Rank
Law
#7132 World Rank
Biology
#7149 World Rank
Education
#7390 World Rank
Computer Science
#7671 World Rank
Political Science
#8423 World Rank
Physics
#10485 World Rank
Sociology
#11470 World Rank
Psychology
#11742 World Rank
Religious Studies
#11960 World Rank
Chemistry
#13441 World Rank
Economics
#15328 World Rank
Literature

Influential People

Who are Georgia Highlands College's Most influential alumni?

Jarrod Barnes

Researcher