Atlanta Metropolitan State College

About AMSC

President's Welcome

Welcome to Atlanta Metropolitan State College (AMSC), a State College in the University System of Georgia (USG). AMSC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). Atlanta Metropolitan State College has a rich history that is tied to the City of Atlanta for which it is appropriately named. Our high quality academic programs and support services are challenging, comprehensive, and very affordable. The College offers the Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Science, Criminal Justice, Applied Mathematics and a joint Bachelor’s Degree in Teacher Education on the AMSC campus with Kennesaw State University. AMSC continues to be committed to its access mission by offering 46 Associate Degree programs and six certificate programs. Included in the numerous academic options students have are, multiple start times each semester, dual enrollment programs, honors, online and hybrid programs. As a matter of fact, the College is approved by SACS to offer 100% of the Business Administration and General Education Programs and 70% of all courses online. AMSC is open seven days a week, with a traditional course offered of M-F 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Evening courses are offered from 6:00 p.m until 10:45 p.m. M-F and from 8:00 a.m until 5:30 p.m. Saturday and from 2:00 p.m until 6:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon. This broad array of programs, flexible delivery methods, and convenient times for course offerings are all designed to meet the diverse scheduling needs of the AMSC student body. We are also very proud of our partnerships with the Atlanta Public School System, the Fulton County School System, the Clayton County School System and the DeKalb County School System, where we offer dual enrollment Programs. I invite you to take a serious look at Atlanta Metropolitan State College (AMSC), enroll in school, matriculate successfully, graduate and join thousands of our graduates who have experienced and understand that Atlanta Metropolitan State College is the place to BELIEVE, BEGIN and BECOME. As you navigate our website, please feel free to contact us by email, telephone, letter, or facsimile with any questions you may have. Or better yet, visit us at our campus located at 1630 Metropolitan Parkway SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30310. Again, Welcome to Atlanta Metropolitan State College.

Dr. Gary A. McGaha
President, Atlanta Metropolitan State College