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Agnes Scott College
Agnes Scott College educates women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times. Students are drawn to Agnes Scott by its excellent academic reputation, exceptional faculty and metropolitan Atlanta location – offering myriad cultural and experiential learning opportunities. A diverse and growing residential community of scholars, this highly selective liberal arts and sciences college is known for its dynamic and challenging intellectual community. Encouraging students to engage the wider world through study abroad and presenting its curriculum with international context, Agnes Scott College delivers on its promise: The World for Women. www.agnesscott.edu

Armstrong Atlantic State University
Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah serves students from across the United States and 76 nations. Approximately 7,600 students enjoy the 268-acre arboretum setting of the campus. Armstrong is only minutes from the beaches on Tybee Island and from historic downtown Savannah. More than 1,400 students reside in university housing. Windward Commons, a freshman-dedicated residence hall, opened in 2010 and houses 567 students. The four-story housing complex includes cooking facilities, study halls, TV lounges, a game area and plenty of outdoor space for socializing with friends. Offering private and semi-private suites with card access-only security features, the hall is also an extension of academic life on campus, offering first-year students special programming to help them stay focused on academics and achieve student success. On-campus activities include intramural sports, NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics (including men”s and women”s tennis national champions) and more than 80 student organizations. Visit http://www.armstrong.edu/.

The Art Institute of Atlanta
Imagine going to a college where everyone respects and encourages creativity and individuality. The Art Institute of Atlanta is a vibrant, energetic learning community where students are supported and encouraged to do their best. It”s a community that celebrates diversity. Here, you attend classes with thousands of other creative, committed students. Whether you are interested in design, media arts, fashion or culinary, The Art Institute of Atlanta will help you succeed in your educational goals. Students can choose to take courses at the main Dunwoody campus or at the recently opened satellite campus, The Art Institute of Atlanta-Decatur. www.artinstitutes.edu/atlanta

Atlanta Christian College
Atlanta Christian College, founded in 1937, educates students for Christ-centered service and leadership throughout the world. The college”s vision is to be the college of choice for students seeking a Christian learning community that is academically challenging, spiritually vibrant and globally engaged. Atlanta Christian College offers degree programs in seven areas of study, ranging from biblical studies to business. The Access program offers associate and bachelor”s degrees for adult learners, as well as online courses. The college provides a broad, comprehensive curriculum designed to prepare students for their chosen professions. www.acc.edu

Atlanta Institute of Music
Receive the tools and instruction to become a professional musician at the Atlanta Institute of Music. AIM offers certificate programs in bass, drums, guitar and, beginning in October 2008, recording arts. The 25,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art campus in Duluth includes digital practice areas, a 250-seat performance hall, and three recording studios – two of which are equipped with full Digi-Design Pro Tools ICON and HD studio technology. All programs are available to both full-time and part-time students with evening classes. Financial aid programs are available for those who qualify, and career placement is available to all program graduates. www.atlantainstituteofmusic.edu

Augusta State University
Augusta State University”s men”s basketball team is one of the best in the