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Skills for Home Care Givers Course

August 27th, 2014

Skills for Home Care Givers Course Offered at GSCC

The Continuing Education Department at Gadsden State Community College is offering a new class entitled “Skills for Home Care Givers.” This three-week, abbreviated program will teach important basic skills needed to deliver proper care to home bound patients and to help individuals care for their own personal well-being. The course will be taught at the Valley Street

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New digital media lab and digital art courses

August 21st, 2014

Gadsden State College is offering two new courses Fall Semester that will be attractive to many students in addition to art majors.  Students may take advantage of the new digital media lab located in Wallace Hall and explore the possibilities of digital art. Both digital photography (Art 175) and graphic design (art 253) are new courses being offered for the first time this

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Faculty Members Recognized for EXCELLENCE in Teaching

August 20th, 2014

Four faculty members at Gadsden State Community College have been selected as recipients of the ninth annual Exceptional Achievement in Teaching Awards. These awards are one of the highest honors bestowed on a faculty member that recognizes outstanding teachers, both in and out of the classroom. The awards show the commitment of Gadsden State to excellence in teaching, the value

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“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” / Veterans Upward Bound

August 20th, 2014

“Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over”

The “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” Labor Day Mobilization will be in effect from now through September 1 throughout the state as a countermeasure to impaired driving and to help keep drivers safe on the roadways.  Law enforcement departments will be able to intensify traffic patrols with a focus on impaired driving due to Gadsden State Community College’s Community Traffic Safety

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Pinning Ceremony Held for LPN Graduates

August 19th, 2014

The Gadsden State Division of Health Sciences recently held a pinning ceremony for the Licensed Practical Nursing Program summer graduates.  They are:

Albertville:  Kathryn Moses     Alexandria:  Katherine Benning, Sabine Owen     Anniston:     Brandy Clark    Attalla:   Melanie Bates, Brittany Epperson     Centre:  Lindsey Allen, Jennifer Bowlin, Casey Garmon Hightower, Melondy Kirby      Eastaboga:  Sandra Trull     Fort Payne:  Brandy Casey     Gadsden:  Robyn Ballard, Amy Blom, Kayleigh Brown, Gary Crowe, Kara Franklin, Kimberly Noble, Amanda Snellgrove     Glencoe:  Plymouth Copeland, Brooklyn Sitz, Faith Weber     Heflin:  Jessica Holcombe      Hokes Bluff:  Amanda Haney  Jacksonville:   Alesia Cypress     Ohatchee:  Tamera Burger     Oneonta:  Amy Olberding    Oxford:  Tammy Conner, Amy Lee, Katherine Tice     Piedmont:  Megan Christopher, Julia Llompart, Angel Miller, Miranda Stewart, Kayla Studdard    Ragland:  Olivia Delgado     Southside:   Loren Chandler, Samantha Smith      Spring Garden:  Ashley Payne   

Breman, Ga:   Katie Knost


Education Briefs & PSAs

August 15th, 2014

ACT Prep, Driver’s Ed & Other Courses Offered through Continuing Ed.

The Gadsden State Continuing Education Department will offer classes this fall with high school students in mind as well as lifelong learners. By taking advantage of the ACT Prep, high school juniors and seniors will have an opportunity to prepare before the final 2014 ACT Test date of December 13 and meet the mid-December scholarship deadlines for many 4-year

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Be the Next Miss Gadsden State

August 12th, 2014


Gadsden State female students interested in competing for the Miss Gadsden State Community College Pageant crown are encouraged to submit an application by Monday, September 22 at 4:00 p.m.  An orientation session for contestants will be held Tuesday, September 23 at 2:00 p.m. in the Wallace Hall Fine Arts Center, room 128. The Pageant is part of the Miss America Organization, the world’s largest competitive scholarship program for young women.  Participants in this preliminary must perform a 90-second talent and perform choreographed numbers during the pageant.  Contestants will also select a platform or cause for which they feel passionate about, and spend time supporting this cause. The judging categories include interview, on-stage question, talent, evening wear and lifestyle and fitness.  As Miss Gadsden State Community College 2015, the winner will fill an important role as a leader and receive a two-semester scholarship to Gadsden State.  Additional scholarship opportunities will be provided through participation at the Miss Alabama Pageant next June.

The Miss Gadsden State Pageant will be held Friday, November 7 at Wallace Hall in Gadsden.

Miss GSCC 2014 Victoria Cleveland

Miss GSCC 2014 Victoria Cleveland

Find out more information concerning the required criteria and the pageant event at or contact Dr. Judy Hill at 256-549-8329 or Students or parents may also contact Kay Smith-Foster at 256-549-8224 or



Tech Students Compete at SkillsUSA National Leadership Conference

August 5th, 2014

Gadsden State Community College technical students representing the Ayers, East Broad, and Valley Street campuses recently competed at the 50th Annual National Leadership and Skills Conference held in Kansas City. Two Gadsden State students placed in the top 10 at the national competition. Donny Dunn of Weaver placed 5th in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration while Drake Weaver of Crossville placed 8th in Collision Repair.

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Zebrafish Workshop at Gadsden State August 6-8

July 31st, 2014

Gadsden State Community College’s Aquaculture Department will host a unique workshop August 6-8 on the Wallace Drive Campus—the first hands-on workshop for Zebrafish training.  The University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB) is co-sponsoring the impressive workshop through Gadsden State’s Zebrafish Husbandry Education Program.  The Zebrafish Husbandry

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New Class Option at Gadsden State: African American History

July 31st, 2014

Gadsden State Community College will offer a new history class Fall Semester that will cover the African-American experience from the colonial era to the present day.  The emphasis will be balanced between local and national events engaging with local history and understanding how the events impact our daily lives and relations.

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Scholarship Recipient Proves History Repeats Itself

July 29th, 2014

Rebecca Russo dreamed of being a teacher perhaps in an elementary school but as fate would have it she found that following in her mother’s footsteps would lead her to another exciting and rewarding career.  Rebecca is enrolled in the Realtime Reporting Program at Gadsden State Community College—the only college in Alabama to offer this opportunity and one of two nationally recognized Realtime Reporting Programs in the state.

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All Campuses are Open.

June 19th, 2014

All Campuses are Open.

STUDENTS! Help Finding Your New Student ID – G number

July 3rd, 2012


Beginning Fall 2012, students will be using a new administrative software.  In order to log into your student account, you will need your new student identification or G#.  If you do not already know your G#, please follow these directions to retrieve your new student ID.


  1. Go to
  2. Select the first option that says “Enter Secure Area”
  3. If you know your G#, this is where you would enter it.  If you do not know your G#, you can enter your old GSCC Student ID OR your Social Security Number.  The PIN is your six-digit birthdate. (mmddyy).  You will be required to change your PIN the first time you sign in.
  4. Click on “Student Button”; then click “Student Records”; then “View Student Information”.   The G# will be in the top right hand corner.
  5. You will need to memorize your G# and have it available when you visit any office on campus.  (Note: The “G” must always be capitalized or upper case when you log in.)

“Hands Across the Border”

August 25th, 2014

For event on: TUESDAY, AUGUST 26, 2014

“Hands Across the Border” Alabama and Georgia Join Against Drunken Driving

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