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Newton County School System will host a PROBE College Fair at Alcovy High School on Wednesday, September 9, 2015, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the school commons area. All Newton County School System high school students are invited to attend. A second PROBE College Fair will be held at the Stonecrest Mall in Lithonia on Monday, September 14 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Students can pre-register for either college fair online at www.gotocollegefairs.com and simply print out the registration document with barcode.

PROBE is the organized college fair tour that attracts representatives from non-profit educational institutions to shopping malls, civic centers, and high schools throughout the state of Georgia. Approximately 65 colleges and technical colleges will be represented at this year’s Newton County PROBE Fair, including the following:

Abraham Baldwin College (ABAC)

 

Gardner-Webb University

 

Paine College

Alabama A & M University

 

Georgia Gwinnett College

 

Piedmont College

Alabama, Univ of - Birmingham

 

Georgia Military College

 

Point University

Alabama, Univ of - Tuscaloosa

 

Georgia Perimeter College

 

Presbyterian College

Andrew College

 

Georgia Piedmont Technical College

 

Purdue University

Armstrong Atlantic State University

 

Georgia Regents University

 

Reinhardt University

Athens Technical College

 

Georgia Southern University

 

Savannah State University

Atlanta Metropolitan College

 

Georgia Southwestern State University

 

Shorter University

Benedict College

 

Georgia State University

 

Tennessee, Univ of - Knoxville

Brenau University

 

Georgia Student Finance Commission

 

The Art Institutes

Brewton-Parker College

 

Georgia Tech

 

Toccoa Falls College

Clayton State University

 

Gordon College

 

Troy University

College of Coastal Georgia

 

Hampton University

 

Truett-McConnell College

Columbus State University

 

Hiwassee College

 

Tusculum College

Converse College

 

Johnson & Wales University

 

University of Georgia

Dalton State College

 

Kennesaw State University

 

Valdosta State University

Darton State College

 

Liberty University

 

Wesleyan College

East Georgia State College

 

Mercer University

 

West Georgia, University of

Emmanuel College - Georgia

 

Middle Georgia State College

 

Western Carolina University

Emory Univ-Emory College & Oxford Col

 

New Haven, University of

 

Winthrop University

Florida Institute of Technology

 

North Georgia, University of

 

Young Harris College

Fort Valley State University

 

Nova Southeastern University

 

 

During the PROBE fair, students and parents will have the opportunity to speak with college representatives on topics such as financial aid, housing, programs of study, admissions requirements, scholarships, and campus life.

“We encourage high school parents and students to attend the PROBE College Fair,” said Dee Maxwell, Alcovy High School Graduation Coach. “This is an excellent opportunity for students and parents to see the many options available to them in terms of colleges, programs of study, and financial aid.”

 

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