Admissions Classifications

Regular Status

  • Students who meet all requirements for placement into a selected program and are eligible to take all courses in the program curriculum are granted regular placement status.

Provisional Status

  • Students who do not meet all requirements for regular placement into a selected program are granted provisional placement status.
  • Dually or Jointly enrolled students are not eligible for Provisional placement status.

Special Placement Status (Non-credential seeking)

  • Applicants who wish to take credit coursework, but are not seeking a certificate, diploma, or associate degree are granted Special Admit status.
  • The following specifics define the parameters of this status:
    • May apply up to a maximum of 25 quarter or 17 semester credit hours into a specific program for credential seeking purposes after achieving regular admit status. The number of hours taken as a special admit student in no way waives the requirements of the regular admission and placement process.
    • May enroll in classes only on a space-available basis.
    • Must adhere to the specific institutional prerequisite requirements when selecting courses.
    • Will not be eligible for any financial aid.

Transient Placement Status

  • Students who submit a Transient Agreement from their home institution are granted Transient placement status.
    • The Transient Agreement must verify that the student is in good standing.
    • A current Transient Agreement is required for each term of enrollment.


Contact Admissions

Barrow: 770-297-4500
Dawson: 678-513-5200
Forsyth: 678-341-6600
Hall: 770-533-7021
Jackson: 706-335-1931