Georgia Highlands College

#8464 / #2295
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Public college in Rome, Georgia, United States

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About Georgia Highlands College

According to 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 and 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.

Georgia Highlands College Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Graduation Rate
13%

How Much Does Georgia Highlands College Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state) Fees (in-state)
$2,280 $1,064

How Much Do Georgia Highlands College Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Georgia Highlands College, then you can expect to earn an average of $38,100 per year. You also have a 84% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Georgia Highlands College's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads
4,403 4,403

Where is Georgia Highlands College?

Georgia Highlands College is located at 3175 Cedartown Highway, S.E., Rome GA 30161-3897

How Safe is Georgia Highlands College?

Rome has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Georgia Highlands College Known For?

Georgia Highlands College is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Georgia Highlands College's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Georgia Highlands College's Most Influential Alumni?

Jarrod Barnes
A Researcher.