Degrees and Certificates

  • Student using microscopes in biology class
  • Students holding degrees



Sustained critical inquiry lies at the heart of an East Georgia State College education. Our goal is to enable students to develop themselves as productive members of society who can think clearly and critically, understand and respect differences, and express themselves persuasively.

We seek to provide an academically challenging and lively community of students and teachers who are committed to intellectual growth through individual and collaborative endeavors.

East Georgia State College graduates are prepared for lives of responsible leadership, enhanced by continued learning, and enriched by lasting values.

Let us help you achieve your path to a better life through one of our Associate degrees and Bachelor's degrees.


East Georgia State College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate degrees and baccalaureate degrees. Questions about the accreditation of East Georgia State College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (

East Georgia State College hosts the Georgia Beta Iota Beta Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa honor society and the Tau Epsilon Tau Chapter of Beta Beta Beta National Biological honor society.