Altamaha Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. The Council on Occupational Education is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a reliable authority concerning the quality of education or training offered by institutions of higher education. This accreditation and recognition affords Altamaha Technical College students the right to obtain federal financial assistance. Altamaha Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, is an academic institution of higher education that supports the economic empowerment of people, communities, and businesses along the Altamaha River and southern coast through providing technical education programs at the associate degree, diploma, and certificate levels; a variety of workforce development services; and adult education programs. Altamaha Technical College will be the premier, regional center of higher education for learning, teaching and building thriving communities.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
|College||Altamaha Technical College||Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Public institution||Public|
|Total Faculty||66 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,238 students||1,296 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||21:1|
|# Full-Time Students||357 students||814 students|
|# Part-Time Students||881 students||1,040 students|
|% Unknown races||
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.50||0.68|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$2,536||$5,660|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$4,576||$10,250|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||95%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
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