Graduate Admissions

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We thank you for your interest in a graduate degree from Georgia College. Graduate students contribute immensely to the atmosphere and the high quality of education at Georgia College. Here you will find all the resources you need to apply for admission. If you need assistance with any part of the graduate admissions process, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Priority Application Deadlines

  • APRIL 1 - Summer Semester (including Maymester)

  • JULY 1 - Fall Semester

  • NOVEMBER 1 - Spring Semester – DEADLINE EXTENDED to December 15

Most programs accept applications after the posted dates. Applications received by the deadline are given priority.

Some graduate programs have admission deadlines that may vary from the posted deadlines. Please review program pages for more information.

Test Scores

If your chosen program of study requires the GRE, MAT or GMAT for admission, please request your official test results be sent directly to the Office of Graduate Studies. Personal copies sent through email, postal mail or fax cannot be used for admission purposes. Applicants should select a test date well in advance of the application deadline. It can take up to 6 weeks after testing for scores to be received by Georgia College. Some programs offer test waivers. Review individual program pages for additional information on test requirements and processes.

The institutional code for the GRE is 5252.

The institutional code for the MAT is 2379.

The institutional codes for the GMAT are program specific (Please choose Georgia College as the recipient institution on the exam.):

  • MBA Program: 3TC-NH-78
  • MMIS Program: 3TC-NH-34
  • MAAC Program: 3TC-NH-83
Transcripts and Letters of Recommendation

Applicants should request official transcripts from each school in which they enrolled, regardless of credit earned from that institution This may include, but is not limited to traditional enrollment, dual-enrollment, transient, transfer, graduate, and post-baccalaureate credit. Applicants should request transcripts at least 4 weeks prior to the admission deadline to allow for processing and postal delivery. Although courses from a previous institution may be listed on another institution's transcript, an official transcript from each institution is required. Copies and faxes of transcripts are not considered official. International transcript evaluations done by an outside agency must be supported with official transcripts sent directly to Georgia College from the prior college.

Letters of recommendation are requested through the online application. To request letters, professional email addresses for recommenders are entered in the online application and a link is sent to recommenders. The link will ask that the recommender either complete a form or submit a written letter of recommendation to the program. Only professional email addresses are acceptable for this purpose. Please contact the Office of Graduate Studies if recommenders are having issues with the link sent to them.

Have Additional Questions?

If you have additional questions about Graduate Studies at Georgia College, the application process, programs of study or financing your degree, please take a minute to read our Frequently Asked Questions at the link below. If you would like to contact us directly, feel free to inquire through our contact information below. We look forward to hearing from you!

Frequently Asked Questions