The Fairburn Satellite is the largest of the four GMC locations in the Atlanta Metropolitan area and is in the Betty Hanna Education Complex in downtown Fairburn. Located just ten minutes from the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, the campus provides easy access to the interstate and is on the MARTA bus route.
The campus consists of an academic building, an administration building, and a multipurpose student activity center adjacent to the campus quadrangle. These facilities replicate the historical architecture of the city’s rich history.
Day, night, and weekend classes are offered over five nine-week quarters to maximize scheduling flexibility and accommodate the needs of traditional, non-traditional, and dual-enrollment students throughout the Metro Atlanta area.
For over 140 years, Georgia Military College (GMC) has been defined by its unwavering commitment to our student’s academic success and personal development. In addition, we have worked tirelessly to create a community culture prioritizing quality holistic education and respect and collegiality among students, faculty, and staff.
At GMC – Fairburn Satellite, our motto is “Student’s 1st” in all we do. As GMC’s most prominent satellite location in Metro Atlanta, we offer students a learning environment that is rich with diversity. Our broad range of resources, programs, and services are tailored to help students do well personally and academically. With 29 programs of study at the associate’s level and 52 articulation agreements with four-year colleges, you can genuinely “Start Here…Go Anywhere!”.
Whether you are interested in attending college for the first time, returning to college, dual enrollment, or preparing to enter the job market, GMC – Fairburn Satellite has real opportunities to help you complete your educational goals.
We look forward to serving you here in Fairburn!
We’ve been educating bright minds for well over a century. That’s why a degree from GMC means more than just a great education. It means success.