A COLLEGE EXPERIENCE THAT CATERS TO YOU
Georgia State University’s Perimeter College has five convenient campuses throughout metro Atlanta and online learning. As Atlanta’s gateway to higher education, Perimeter offers a flexible, customizable approach to an associate degree. You’ll get a Georgia State-quality education, studying in smaller class sizes at a fraction of the price. And you’ll set yourself up to transition to the Atlanta Campus to earn a bachelor’s degree down the road. Explore our 30-plus degree pathways and unique campuses to find your fit.
TWO-YEAR COLLEGE FOR TRANSITIONING TO A BACHELOR’S DEGREE*
* The Chronicle of Higher Education, 2020
** Militaryfriendly.com, 2020-21
Get to Know Our Campuses
NewtonA modern facility set on 100 acres of forest and countryside just east of Atlanta, Newton features a tight-knit student body closely connected to local organizations and activities.
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Online LearningAs the largest virtual learning program in Georgia, Perimeter offers most core courses, 18 degree pathways completely online, and the option to combine online and on-campus courses.
30+ Pathways to an Associate Degree
Choose from more than 30 areas of study — we call them pathways — to graduate in just two years. With your associate degree in hand, you’ll be positioned to add a bachelor’s degree in the same field or immediately pursue a career. We offer three special career program pathways in nursing, radiologic technology and dental hygiene. If you choose one of them, you’ll be ready to take any required licensing test(s) or start a job immediately after you graduate. Our most popular pathways are:
- Dental Hygiene
- Business Administration
- Health Sciences
Transition to the Atlanta Campus for a Bachelor’s Degree
After you earn your associate degree at Perimeter, you can transition seamlessly to our Atlanta Campus to access the largest selection of bachelor’s degree programs in Georgia. To do so, you’ll need to have completed 30 or more credit hours, including all core curriculum and high school required courses, with at least a 2.0 grade point average at Perimeter College.