Adult Learners/Non-Traditional Students

Definition: A Student who has been out of high school at least five years and whose high school class graduated at least five years ago; holds a high school diploma OR GED; has not attended college OR if previously attended college, completed fewer than 30 transferable semester hours of college credits.

Application Process

An Adult Learner/Non-Traditional applicant must submit the following items in order to be considered for admission:

  • Application for Admission
  • $20 Non-Refundable Application Fee (Waived)
  • Official High School Transcript or GED
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended. Students should make arrangements with each college previously attended, whether credit was granted or not, to have a complete official transcript forwarded to Atlanta Metropolitan State , Office of Recruitment & Admissions.
  • Test Scores Optional (if student chooses to opt out of ACCUPLACER testing, corequisite Remedial classes will be assigned for English 1101 & math 1101, math 1111)
  • Certificate of Immunization
  • Verification of Lawful Presence (students seeking in-state tuition)


An Adult Learner/Non-Traditional applicant must meet the admissions requirements listed below:

  • 2.0 GPA
  • Test score minimums below if applicants choose to submit official test scores: ACCUPLACER =237 Reading; 4 WritePlacer; 258 Math

Useful Link

Adult Learner

Check your application status HERE online using your AMSC ID# and password.

Contact Information

Telephone: (404)756-4004
Location: Student Services and Success Center(Building 650)

Office of Recruitment & Admissions

Atlanta Metropolitan State College
1630 Metropolitan Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30310

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Request Information

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