Georgia Piedmont Technical College

495 N Indian Creek Dr
Clarkston, GA 30021-2397
Tel: (404)297-9522
4,050 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Georgia Piedmont Technical College serves 4,050 students (25% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
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 251 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
College Georgia Piedmont 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 251 staff
62 staff
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 4,050 has declined by 18% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,050 students 1,371 students
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
22:1
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,026 students
779 students
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 3,024 students
1,083 students
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
5%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
76%
15%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Black (2006-2014)
% White
16%
49%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College More (2010-2014)
% Non Resident races
2%
1%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Non Resident (2012-2014)
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. 0.40 0.70
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,834 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,970 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,834 $5,664
Georgia Piedmont Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,970 $10,360
Georgia Piedmont Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
90%
Georgia Piedmont Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in DeKalb County, GA is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.