Description

Gordon College, a campus of the University System of Georgia, offers associate degrees in over 60 programs of study and places students in an ideal environment to prepare for their four-year bachelor’s degree program.

The college offers on-campus housing, a science and technology center, and a sports complex that houses intercollegiate sports. Available sports include women's and men's cross country, women's and men's soccer, men's basketball, women's fast-pitch softball, baseball, women's tennis, cheerleading, wrestling and swimming.

A highlight each spring is the Scottish Highlander Games where students can participate in these ancient, traditional events.

Professional degrees, including a bachelor’s in Nursing and Health Information Management are offered, addressing the increase in demand for these professions. Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Respiratory Therapy, Pre-Physical Therapy and Pre-Physician Assistant are also important components of the Allied Health Professional careers that students can begin to prepare for at Gordon College.

Teacher Education is also a highlight of the academic programs at Gordon College and a bachelor’s in Early Childhood Education and a teaching or secondary credential in Science and Math Education is offered.

For the local community, Gordon College offers courses in:
• A to Z Grant Writing
• Creating Web Pages
• Guiding Kids on the Internet
• Photographing People with Your Digital Camera

Gordon College offers all of this from the location of Barnesville, south of Atlanta, offering a small-town feel located near a large, thriving city.

Quick Facts about Gordon College, Barnesville

Region

Southeast

Setting

Small Town Setting

Type

Public

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Highlanders

Website

www.gdn.edu

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Parking Permit Required

Yes

Selectivity

Highly Selective

In-State Tuition

$3,073

Out-of-State Tuition

$9,207

Enrollment

3,855

Year Established

1852

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
3,855
Freshman Class
998
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
3,855

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
100%
Graduate
0%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
93%
Part-Time
7%

Gender of Students

Women
61%
Men
39%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
3%
African American
43%
Caucasian
49%
Asian
1%
Unknown and Other
4%

International Students

International
0%
Domestic
100%

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