Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment is an opportunity for students to gain college credit while still in high school!

The University System of Georgia recognizes the need to provide academically talented high school students with opportunities for acceleration of their formal academic programs. This recognition has led to the development of the dual enrollment option for high school students.

Frequently Asked Questions

Admissions Requirements

To be admitted as a dual enrollment student at Gordon State College and earn dual high school and college credit, a student must:

  1. Have a minimum 3.0 GPA in their academic college prep core
  2. Be on track towards the completion of the USG Required High School Curriculum (RHSC) and high school graduation requirements
  3. Meet the minimum score on one of the standardized tests listed below: (Test score requirements are waived for the Summer and Fall 2021)
TEST MATH Reading English
SAT* 470 24 N/A
ACT** 18 N/A 17
Accuplacer*** 258 237 4





*A minimum SAT scores of 510 Math and 24 Reading is required to test out of learning support.

** A minimum ACT score of 20 Math and 17 English is required to test out of learning support.

*** The Accuplacer is given through the Gordon State College testing center on the main campus and in McDonough. A score of 258 in Math is required for admission but will only allow a student to take MATH 1001 (Quantitative Skills and Reasoning).  A score of 266 in Math is required for placement in MATH 1111 (College Algebra).

Documents required to receive consideration for the Dual Enrollment Program at Gordon State College:

  1. Complete an online application!  Note: application fees are waived for dual enrollment applicants.
  2. Send Your Official High School transcripts
  3. Send Your Official test scores
  4. Email Your Certificate of Immunization to admissions@gordonstate.edu