Get a feel for Oglethorpe University – and learn more about yourself in the process.

We invite you to "test drive" Oglethorpe University’s adult degree programs (ages 22+) before committing to a degree program. Try one or two classes and save 50% on each – $230 per credit hour or $920 per class. We offer hundreds of day, evening and Saturday classes in 35 academic programs.

Get started in summer 2013! Our test drive option offers a streamlined application process, with one-day approval and no application fees. And all credits earned will apply to your degree. Test drive makes the transition back to school easy.

For first time Oglethorpe students only.

An Undergraduate Program Designed for Busy Adults

Oglethorpe University is ideal for those working full or part time, looking to re-enter the workforce, or who just want to strengthen their skills and competencies. Hundreds of classes to choose from among 35 academic programs.

Founded in 1835, Oglethorpe is ranked among the best colleges by Forbes and the Princeton Review. We offer evening and day classes conveniently located on our 100-acre campus near Buckhead, with easy access to the Brookhaven MARTA station and Interstates 85 and 285. Abundant parking is available.

Accelerated Learning

All classes are 4 credit hours vs. the typical 3, which means 1/3 fewer classes to get your degree. Classes are held year round.

Build Your Own Degree

Choose the number of classes that makes sense for your life – from 4 to 20 credit hours per semester. With only 1,100 students, we emphasize small class sizes for a more personal college experience.

Earned Credit Opportunities

Internship credit available at your current job. ACE* credits accepted for your military service.

Complete College Experience

Full access to our campus, family activities, free tutoring, career advising and networking events.

*ACE credits are transferable and can be applied toward degree completion upon approval by the Office of the Registrar or Provost. Official ACE transcripts must be submitted to award credits.

A Great Extension to Corporate Training and Professional Development

A full course catalog is available, including coursework in Business Management, Accounting, Marketing, Computer Sciences, Interactive Media and more.

Oglethorpe offers abundant scheduling options before, during, and after the traditional 9-5 p.m. workday. This is high quality college coursework that goes far beyond typical seminar training experiences, and students receive college credit for their training.

The Application Process Couldn’t Be Simpler

We are now accepting applicants for summer 2013.

Start Your Application

Just complete our online form and submit an official transcript from your most recent school. All completed applications will be reviewed and applicants notified of acceptance within one business day. No application fees required. Take one or two classes and save 50% on each.

Contact Us Today

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David M. Dixon
Assistant Director of Admissions
Adult Student Specialist