Local Spotlight: LaGrange College

LaGrange College

The state stay-at-home order means that we’re all spending time indoors. Though we all know how important it is to protect our community, we bet many of the folks around town miss exploring LaGrange. That’s why we’ve chosen a local landmark for this month’s spotlight: LaGrange College. Brush up on your schooling—and your school—as we learn more.

About LaGrange College

LaGrange College offers an incredible education in the Sciences and in Liberal Arts—and it has ever since 1831. It got its start as a women’s college, but now it accepts all genders. It has also grown from a single building to a 120-acre campus.


Currently, students can take their pick from more than 70 different majors, programs, and minors. If you’re thinking of applying or auditing in the future, LaGrange offers majors like:

  • Criminology;
  • Nonprofit leadership;
  • History;
  • Biology;
  • Coaching;
  • Musical theater;
  • Journalism/communications;
  • Accountancy;
  • English;
  • Education studies; and
  • Many more.

Online Learning

Right now, Georgians—and people across the globe—are staying home. Fortunately, you can become a student of LaGrange College without leaving your couch.

In 2013, the school decided to join the wave of online learning. Whether you want a degree in sociology, nursing, business administration, or more, you can pursue it right from the web. You can even go to online graduate school! The school offers a total of 98 online classes, so visit their site to get started.


LaGrange College has enriched our community, helping students from near and far obtain their degrees. Soon, it could be you walking across that stage—or getting a great online degree. You have a bright future ahead of you. Oh, and go Panthers!

Our town has many amazing offerings—and LaGrange College is one of them. Another is Whispering Pines Apartment Homes! Not only are we near campus, but we also offer an affordable, comfortable place to live. If you’re looking for an amazing apartment, check out our site. You can even apply online! As for learning about more local spotlights, LaGrange news, and apartment living, read our blog here.