Beginning Freshman

Definition: A Student who has earned a high school diploma from an accredited school or earned the GED within the past five years and has never attended another college or university or who has less than 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours of college credit.

Application Process

A freshman 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 of GED
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (if you attended college as Dual Enrolled student)
  • Test Scores Optional (if student chooses to opt out of 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)


A beginning freshman applicant must meet the admissions requirements listed below:

  • 2.0 GPA in the 17 Required High School Curriculum (RHSC) Courses
  • Test score minimums below if applicants chooses to submit official test scores:

    ACT SAT Accuplacer

    17 English or Reading
    17 Math

    English, Reading &
    Writing -24; Math 22

    237 Reading
    4 WritePlacer 258 Math

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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