Georgia Highlands College Rankings

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In the World#7384 of 14178
In North America#1814 of 2629
In the United States#1726 of 2528
In Georgia#48 of 65
In Rome#2 of 2

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Acceptance rate
100%
Aid receiving
79%
Undergraduates
6,168
Male:Female Ratio
38:62
Control
Public
Highest Degree
Bachelor's degree

Georgia Highlands College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

1,819 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

1,032 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Admissions requirements

Georgia Highlands College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3831 (62%)
Black or African American966 (16%)
Hispanic922 (15%)
Two or more races240 (4%)
Asian97 (2%)
Nonresident Alien69 (1%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown23 (0.4%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander7 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native4 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Average aid awarded
$5,056
Students receiving aid
79%

Tuition and fees

Undergraduates
Tuition in-district$2,280
Tuition in-state$2,280
Tuition out-of-state$8,632
Fee in-district$1,064
Fee in-state$1,064
Fee out-of-state$1,064

Georgia Highlands College Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor's
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies654
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse6942
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist138
Health & Health Care Administration & Management16
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management8
Community Health Services & Liaison & Counseling6
Grand Total74274
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate12%12%12%
  • Full-time retention rate - 80%

Publications & Citations

Publications
38
Citations
457

Publication count by topic

Medicine
8
Psychology
7
Biology
3
Physics
3
Chemistry
2
Sociology
2
Engineering
2
Art
2
Computer science
2
Philosophy
1
Geography
1
History
1
Mathematics
1
Political science
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Philosophy28092
Medicine4449184
Physics48169
Psychology494750
Sociology49524
Biology515383
Chemistry555427
Computer science594411

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
200823
200925
2010017
2011021
2012121
2013127
2014533
2015435
2016224
2017330
2018338
2019350
2020665

General info

Alternative namesGHC
WikipediaGeorgia Highlands College
Total FTE staff405
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Address3175 Cedartown Highway, S.E.
Rome, Georgia, 30161-3897
United States
City population36,000
Phone8003322406