You are considered a transfer student if:

  • You have graduated from high school or have a GED and have taken a college course after high school that transfers to Gordon State College.
  • You have not already earned a bachelor’s degree or  you are pursuing a second bachelor’s degree.

If you have already completed a bachelor’s degree and do not desire to pursue a second bachelor’s degree,  check out the admissions requirements and application process for a non-degree seeking student.


Admissions Requirements

  • Must be in good academic standing or on probation with previous institution.
  • Have completed 30 transferrable hours.

If you have not completed 30 transferrable hours, you will also be required to meet the beginning freshmen requirements as well.

Required Documents

  1. Completed application (below), and $30 fee
  2. Official transcripts from all Colleges and Technical Colleges attended
  3. Immunization record
  4. Official High School Transcript (only students with less than 30 transferable credit hours)

Online Application     Download Application


Transfer Credit Equivalencies

No more than 42 semester hours of combined transfer credit from all sources will be accepted towards an associate degree.

Courses in which a grade of D was earned will only be transferred if non-transfer students can also use a grade of D toward degree credit for that course.


Colleges and Universities in Georgia

Transfer Credit Equivalencies


Technical Colleges in Georgia

  COC accredited Technical Colleges (pdf)


Application Deadlines

You should submit all required application materials before the PREFERRED deadlines.

Fall Semester: July 15

Spring Semester: December 1

Summer Semester: May 1


For more information, contact the Office of Admissions at or (678) 359-5021. You can also chat with us by clicking the Live Chat link in the lower right corner of your screen.

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