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Applicants previously enrolled in one or more institutions of higher education can transfer to WGTC by following these simple steps:
Submit a completed application to the admissions office at the campus you will be attending and pay a one-time, $20 non-refundable application fee. Be sure to fully and accurately answer all residency questions on the application and provide a copy of your Georgia Driver’s License to the Admissions Office. Additional proof of Georgia residency may also be required if seeking in-state tuition.
Submit official, sealed transcript from your last college of attendance. Transcripts from other colleges of attendance may also be required for HOPE Scholarship Evaluation, transfer of credit purposes, or for student loan applications. Opened transcripts are not official and therefore invalid.
Students from postsecondary schools outside the United States must have transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved outside organization.
Transfer students who have not successfully completed over 30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours at the degree level must also submit official, sealed high school/GED transcripts. Opened transcripts are not official and therefore invalid.
Students from secondary schools outside the United States must have transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved outside organization.
Applicants of home schools who did not attend a recognized accredited program must adhere to the following alternative path for admission:
Transfer students who have not taken and passed college English and Algebra at a former college will be required to take the Compass Placement Exam.
Compass placement testing will not be required for transfer students who have successfully completed college level English and Algebra. If you wish to exempt the placement exam because you have passed college English and Algebra at a former school, please be certain to provide the admissions office with an official transcript from the college(s) from which you took the English and Algebra.
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is the application for both the Federal Pell Grant AND the HOPE Scholarship/Grant. The application is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. THE SCHOOL CODE FOR WIREGRASS GEORGIA TECH IS 005256. Visit the Financial Aid section of our website for additional information about the Financial Aid programs that we offer.
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