By the Numbers

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Strategic Plan

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2023 Highlights

Baseball Returns!

The Cardinals played their first home game in more than a decade in September 2023.

Members of Gadsden State's first Dental Assisting cohort at Fall Commencement

First Cohort of Dental Assisting Graduates

“Students no longer have to drive to other cities to train as dental assistants, and doctors don’t have to look outside of our community to find good assistants. This is a wonderful program for the communities Gadsden State serves.”

Police Chief Jay Freeman and the GSCC police vehicles in front of the Science Building

New Police Department

The department consists of security personnel and certified law enforcement officers who safeguard the well-being of students, employees and visitors on Gadsden State campuses.

Dr. Murphy, members of the executive cabinet and local dignitaries in front of the worksite for the Advanced Manufacturing Center on the East Broad Campus

Capital Improvements

Groundbreakings, ribbon cuttings, renovations, upgrades and more! The College continues to grow and prosper in its pursuit to educate and train the area’s workforce.

Spring 2023 Commencement

New Record

During Spring 2023 Commencement, Gadsden State awarded the largest number of credentials conferred by the College in a single semester during this millennium.

Students Win Statewide Award

Student groups competed in cleaning up campuses and areas around Etowah and Calhoun counties collecting more than 800 pounds of litter. They earned the $1,000 Campus Clean-up Scholarship.