2016-2017 Semester Catalog

Admission Procedures

  1. Submit a completed Application for Admission along with a $25 non-refundable application fee. If paying by check or money order, make payable to Georgia Northwestern Technical College.
  2. Submit an official transcript from an accredited high school, official GED® transcript, or official documentation of an approved high school equivalency assessment.. Official transcripts must be sent directly from the issuing school or agency to Georgia Northwestern Technical College.
  3. Submit transcripts for all colleges and technical colleges attended for credit. All official transcripts must be sent directly from the issuing school or agency to Georgia Northwestern Technical College.
  4. Take a placement exam, submit SAT, ACT, ASSET, COMPASS, or ACCUPLACER scores, or transfer college credit from an accredited college or postsecondary institution.
  5. Applicants for certain health programs are required to complete additional admission procedures. These requirements are outlined in the individual program curriculum under Academic Affairs, Divisions of Health Technology and Nursing and Allied Health.
  6. All new students and all returning students who have been out over one year must view the online orientation and complete the survey. The link to the online orientation is located on the GNTC website under Future Students. The Student Handbook can be found on the GNTC website under Current Students.

Note: Test scores submitted must meet standard program requirements and must have been taken within the previous five (5) years. Scores must meet the program level requirement. If scores are not appropriate, applicants will be required to take a scheduled placement test.