Welcome to Georgia Highlands College (GHC) and the Division of Social Sciences and Business program of study in Criminal Justice, a part of the University System of Georgia. We are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, commonly referred to as SACS.
Our professors represent broad and diverse backgrounds in the criminal justice system on a wide range of criminal justice issues.
Students and graduates generally go on to traditional four-year colleges and universities to obtain baccalaureate degrees and work in law enforcement at local, state and federal agencies. In addition, they pursue careers in private security, loss prevention, probation and parole, corrections, and the practice of law, to name a few. Come join us and set the stage for your success as you engage and explore the many opportunities the field of criminal justice has to offer.