Explore Our Categories Of Students
And The Admission Requirements For Each

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Move On When Ready (Dual Enrollment)

An applicant who is a high school junior or senior with interest in completing college courses while in high school, earning both high school and college credit.
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Freshman (Traditional)

An applicant who graduated or would have graduated from high school five or fewer years ago. This includes students who earned a GED diploma or have fewer than 30 hours of college credit.
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Freshman (Non-Traditional)

An applicant born and educated in the United States who graduated or would have graduated from high school five or fewer years ago.
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Former

An applicant who has previously attended Georgia Perimeter College but has not been enrolled for three or more consecutive terms.
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Homeschool Student

An applicant who completed high school graduation requirements under a homeschool program or graduated from a non-accredited high school.

International

A student born outside the United States, who was educated outside the US or is a permanent resident or naturalized citizen of the U.S.
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Military

Perimeter College provides resources and support for active duty military, National Guard or Reserve, and veteran students, spouses and dependents.
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Online Students

Admissions requirements vary by student type, but Perimeter College students may choose to enroll in Online Only courses or a combination of online and on-campus courses.
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Senior

An applicant who is 62 years of age or older.
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Special/Degreed Students

An applicant who already holds a baccalaureate or higher degree and does not wish to complete requirements for a certificate or associate degree from Perimeter College.
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Transfer

An applicant who has graduated from an accredited high school, enrolled previously in an accredited college or university and earned 30 or more semester hours of transferable college credit.
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Transient

An applicant who is enrolled in another accredited college or university and is applying to Georgia Perimeter College for a specified period of time to take courses as a visiting student.