Welcome To the 2016-2017
Galveston College Catalog

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This catalog was prepared on the basis of the best information available at the time of publication. However, all information contained here is subject to change without notice or obligation. This catalog is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract.

College Location/Map

Directions to Galveston College and a campus map

President’s Message

Welcome message from Galveston College President Dr. W. Myles Shelton

Board of Regents

Members of the GC Board of Regents

Academic Calendars

Start/end of classes, holidays & breaks, deadlines and other important dates for the 2015 - 2016 academic year

Vision, Mission and Goals

Galveston College’s vision, goals, mission & core values, and general information on our education programs and services

History of the College

Galveston College’s history

Galveston College Foundation

Galveston College Foundation - Mission & Goals

Facilities and Services

Campus facilities, Continuing Education, Learning Resource Center, general information, emergency announcements, and Campus Security

Admission and Registration

Information on Admission Policies and Procedures, General Admissions, Admissions to Specific Courses or Programs of Study, Academic Fresh Start, Texas Success Initiative, Veterans Information and Registration Procedures

Tuition and Fees

College’s Resident/Non-Resident Tuition, Fees, Course Fees, Lab/Supply Fees, Refunds, Refund Policy, Concurrent Institutional Enrollment and other fees

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Financial Aid General Information, Types of Financial Aid & Institutional Scholarships and Universal Access

Student Services and Student Life

Information concerning Student Activities, Student Clubs and Organizations, Student Services, Advisement and Counseling, Parking Rules and Regulations and Student Rights and Responsibilities

Academic Standards

Information concerning Semester Hour Credit, Classification of Students, Course Load, Transfer of Credit to Galveston College, Transfer of Galveston College Credits, Credit by Examination and Grading System

Graduation Requirements

Graduation Information, Types of Degrees and Certificates, Core Curriculum, Graduation Requirements, Graduate Guarantee for Transfer of Credit, and Graduate Guarantee for Job Competency

Degree Plans and Programs of Study

Information about Degree and Certificate Programs, Academic/Transfer Degree Plans, Professional and Technical Education Programs and Degree Plans

Course Descriptions

Description of courses offered at Galveston College

College Organization

Directory of GC’s employees

Telephone Directory

Phone numbers for various academic and support departments

Complete Catalog

The complete 2016/2017 Catalog (Please note: the catalog may take a while to load)


Collection of past Galveston College catalogs

Updated 6/14/2016 - Content Author sojeda