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Gadsden State Community College

International Students

Gadsden State Community College offers a wide range of academic college transfer degree programs which can provide the first two years of a four-year college/university degree and of vocational-technical degree and certificate programs designed to lead directly to employment after one or two years of study. The programs offered include Computer Software Engineering, Computer and Information Systems, Management and Information Systems, Computer Science Technology in Programming, Network administration, and E-Commerce, Business Administration, Marketing Management, Secretarial Science Technology, Clinical Lab Technology, Electrical Technology, and Industrial Maintenance Technology.In addition, Gadsden State's Alabama Language Institute (ALI), an intensive English language program founded in 1973, has a tradition of preparing students seeking undergraduate and graduate admission to GSCC and/or other four-year colleges or universities. Offering multiple levels of instruction in three sessions per year, ALI provides individual attention from dedicated, experienced faculty. Gadsden State takes pride in its International Program which has welcomed hundreds of students since its establishment in 1968.

Why choose Gadsden State Community College:

  • A fully accredited state institution offering a variety of two-year academic college transfer degree programs and vocational/technical degree and certificate programs
  • Excellent faculty and facilities
  • Rolling admissions for fall, spring, and summer
  • Articulation agreements with four-year colleges and universities with outstanding rate of success for transfer students
  • Strong international student support services
  • Airport pick-up
  • Moderate tuition costs
  • Special intensive English language program on campus
  • On campus housing
  • Safe environment in a warm and receptive community