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Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
ROTC: Air Force
Teacher certification: Approved by the state for initial certifcation or licensure of teachers
3820 Mundy Mill Rd, Oakwood, GA, 30566
GAINESVILLE STATE COLLEGE MISSION
The mission of Gainesville State College is to provide broad access to quality higher education for the population of Northeast Georgia. In fulfilling its mission, the College furthers the well-being of its students through intellectual, social, and physical development. Central to the accomplishment of this mission is the liberal arts curriculum, which serves as a core for degree programs and/or as a transfer curriculum for those pursuing upper-division courses. Gainesville State College seeks to assure the success of its students and contribute to the quality of life in the surrounding communities through cooperative programs with high schools, technical colleges, and universities, as well as self-contained career advancement programs. The institution, with an emphasis on diversity, prepares students to function in a global society.
The College also takes seriously its role as a service organization that responds to the economic and educational needs of the community and reaches out to the citizens of Northeast Georgia. By offering continuing education programs, public service activities, cultural enrichment experiences, and forums for public discussion, the College expands its tradition of service beyond its immediate student body and into the community at large.
Public, 4-year or above
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits