Georgia Piedmont Technical College

495 N Indian Creek Dr
Clarkston, GA 30021
Tel: (404)297-9522
4,597 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
Georgia Piedmont Technical College serves 4,597 students (34% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is lower than the community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Georgia Piedmont Technical College is one of 6 community colleges within DeKalb County, GA.
The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Atlanta (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 178 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
College Georgia Piedmont Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 178 staff
61 staff
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,597 has grown by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,597 students 1,296 students
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
21:1
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,543 students
814 students
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,054 students
1,040 students
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
21%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
77%
15%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
14%
51%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2%
3%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
3%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Non Resident (2012-2013)
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.39 0.68
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,546 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,586 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,546 $5,660
Georgia Piedmont Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,586 $10,250
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
DeKalb County, GA community colleges have a 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. of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in DeKalb County, GA is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.