Perimeter College - Diploma

Perimeter College is part of Georgia State University, a diverse, multi-campus urban research university in metropolitan Atlanta. The college is the major provider of associate degrees and student transfer opportunities in Georgia. Perimeter College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees.

  • Average Tuition USD 5,263

School Description

Perimeter College was founded in 1964 as DeKalb College, a two-year college in Clarkston governed by the DeKalb County Board of Education. The institution grew, opening additional campuses in the county before becoming part of the University System of Georgia in 1986. The college continued to expand and, in 1998, changed its name to Georgia Perimeter College to reflect its broad footprint in the metro Atlanta area.

Today, More than 21,000 students, representing all ages and backgrounds, are enrolled in Perimeter College. Through the college, Georgia State serves the largest number of dual enrollment, international, online, transfer and first-time freshman students in the University System of Georgia. High-achieving students gain access to a strong honours program. Military students and veterans find support at the university’s Military Outreach Center, recognized as one of the best in the country. With more than 3,300 international students from 150 countries, the college provides English as a Second Language course, as well as robust tutoring centres on all campuses to promote academic success for all students.

Diploma Programs

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Anthropology

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual knowledge of Anthropology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human language, culture, societies, biological and material remains, biology, and the behavior of primates.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Art

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Art History. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the historical development of art; the theory of art; art history research methods; the conservation of works of art; and the study of specific periods, cultures, styles, and themes.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Biology

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of cell growth, DNA expression, botany, parasitology and recombinant DNA technology.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Business Administration

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Business Administration. The program offers courses that focus on the study of management theory; human resource management and behavior; accounting, purchasing and logistics; organization and production; marketing; and business decision-making.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Chemistry

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Chemistry. The program offers courses that focus on the study of general chemistry, organic chemistry, and chemical analysis.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Computer Science

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Computer Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of artificial intelligence, cyber security, the blockchain, and big data.

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    Criminal Justice

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Criminal Justice. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the history and theory of law enforcement; operational command leadership; administration of public police organizations; labor relations; incident response strategies; legal and regulatory responsibilities; budgeting; public relations; and organizational leadership.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Education

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the concepts of Education. The program offers courses that focus on the study of research, and administrative and support services related to learning and teaching.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Engineering

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of mathematical, scientific and technological principles in reference to the design of engines, machines, structures, and electrical systems.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    English

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with critical, practical, and analytical knowledge of the fundamentals of English. The program offers courses that focus on three major objectives; reading, writing, and literature.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Film and Media Studies

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Film Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; the history, development, theory, and critical analysis of film; and the principles of filmmaking and film production.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    General Studies

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Liberal Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

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    Health Science

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Health Science. The program includes the study, research, and knowledge of health and the application of knowledge to improve health and cure diseases. The program offers courses that focus on human anatomy, chemistry, biology, pharmacology and public health.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Journalism

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts and practical application of the fundamentals of Journalism. The program offers courses that focus on news writing and editing; reporting; photojournalism; layout and graphic design; journalism law and policy; professional standards and ethics; research methods; and journalism history and criticism.

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    Languages

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of language development, and the relationship between languages and language groups from a humanistic and/or scientific perspective.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Music

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock music.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Nursing

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

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    Philosophy

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Philosophy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of Eastern and Western philosophy, aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, and contemporary philosophy.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Physics

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physics. The program offers courses that focus on the study of matter and energy at a fundamental level using mathematics as the primary language to communicate concepts.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Political Science

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and conceptual knowledge of the fundamentals of Political Science. The program offers courses that focus on understanding political ideas, ideologies, institutions, policies, processes, and behavior. As well as groups, classes, government, diplomacy, law, strategy, and war.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Psychology

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of the fundamentals of Psychology. The program offers courses that focus on understanding and analyzing human behavior.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Radiology

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Radiology. The program offers courses that focus on anatomy and physiology, patient positioning, radiographic technique, radiation biology, safety and emergency procedures, equipment operation and maintenance.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Social Work

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Social Work. The program offers courses that enable students to work with individuals, groups, and communities. The program requires students to participate in social work agencies, children's homes, and other institutions.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Sociology

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Sociology. The program offers courses that focus on the study of family; religion; media; global development; and methods of research.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Sports Management

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Sports Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of athletic management; adult fitness; and recreation leadership.

  • 3705 Brookside Pkwy, Alpharetta, GA 30022, USA

    Theatre

    USD 5,263 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Performing Arts. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and lectures that focus on music, dance and drama.

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