START YOUR PATH
As Atlanta’s gateway to higher education, Georgia State’s Perimeter College offers a customizable approach to an associate degree across five campuses and online. You’ll get a Georgia State-quality education, studying in smaller classes on a schedule that fits your lifestyle, at a fraction of the price.
Fall 2023 First-Year Application Opens
Spring 2023 Application Deadline
What Type of Student Are You?
Perimeter College provides resources and support for active-duty military, National Guard or Reserve personnel and veteran students, spouses and dependents.
Admission requirements vary by student type, but students may choose to enroll in online-only courses or a combination of online and on-campus courses.
MORE STUDENT TYPES
More Student Types:
If you don’t fit any of the above student types, you may be a postbaccalaureate, transient or nontraditional applicant.
30+ Pathways to an Associate Degree
EXPLORE OUR PATHWAYS AND PICK THE ONE THAT SPARKS YOUR PASSION
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 two special career program pathways in nursing 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.
Get To Know Our Campuses
Location is everything. Our five campuses are sprinkled around metro Atlanta, offering options convenient to where you live. Check out each of our campuses’ unique assets and noteworthy features to find your perfect fit.
A 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.
A thriving, diverse campus, Alpharetta is popular for students interested in business pursuits and the dual-enrollment program.
In what’s referred to as the most diverse square mile in America, Clarkston doubles as a cultural hub for the surrounding community.
With rich student life, an array of technology study spots and many extracurricular offerings, Dunwoody is beloved for its cozy campus.
Decatur features rolling lawns, a nature trail, and the latest academic facilities and fitness amenities.