Georgia Highlands College

Location: 
3175 Cedartown Hwy
30161 Rome , GA
United States
Georgia US
Website: 
Demographic Groups Served: 
Black
Hispanic
Low Income
Low to middle academic performance
Homeless
In residential placement including foster care
Teen parents
Number of People Served: 
1001+
Types of Services Provided: 
Early college awareness
Promote rigorous curriculum and accelerated learning opportunities
Parent and family engagement
Mentoring
Academic support services (tutoring, remediation, study skills, etc.)
College admission test prep (SAT/ACT, Compass, ASSET, etc.)
College exposure and awareness (college campus visits, etc.)
Career exploration (counseling, internships, etc.)
College advising (college fit/matching, course selection, etc.)
College application assistance
Financial aid assistance (FAFSA, scholarships searches, loans, financial literacy, etc.)
Direct funding or administration of scholarships or grants (tuition, test fees, housing)
College transition (summer bridge, orientation, etc)
College retention
Other
Type of Organization: 
Higher education institution
When Services Are Available: 
Summer
Weekday
Weekends
Specific Areas or Regions Served: 
We serve surrounding communities and school districts in the Northwest Georgia area including, but not limited to: Floyd/Rome City, Bartow/Cartersville, Paulding/Dallas, Douglasville, Marietta/Cobb, Gordon/Calhoun.