Gwinnett College-Lilburn

4230 Hwy 29 Ste 11
Lilburn, GA 30047-3447
Tel: (770)381-7200
325 students
Private for-profit
Gwinnett College was founded in July, 1976, by its past president Ruby B. Jackson, as an answer to the tremendous growth being experienced in the North Atlanta, Georgia area and by Gwinnett County in particular. The mission of Gwinnett College is to provide diploma and associate degree higher education programs. These programs of high quality are designed to prepare a diverse student population to meet the needs of employees in the legal, medical, and business fields. The career-oriented degree programs contain up-to-date and integrated general education curriculum to provide for a well-rounded academic experience. GC has its goal of preparing students academically, intellectually, personally, and professionally for successful careers and advancement. Today, we continue to focus on a superior education for our students. Our goals are simple. We want students who start school to finish. We want students who finish school to go to work. We want students who go to work to advance in life as well as in their jobs. Our recent expansions are helping us realize our goals for even more students.
School Highlights
Gwinnett College-Lilburn serves 325 students (44% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Gwinnett College-Lilburn is one of 2 community colleges within Gwinnett County, GA.
The nearest community college is Gwinnett Technical College (5.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Gwinnett College-Lilburn (GA) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 14 staff
98 staff

Student Body

The student population of 325 has declined by 16% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment 325 students 2,470 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
27:1
# Full-Time Students 143 students
1,092 students
# Part-Time Students 182 students
1,393 students
% Asian
8%
2%
% Hispanic
21%
5%
% Black
46%
33%
% White
25%
48%
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. 0.68 0.65

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $9,925 is less than the state average of $13,896. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $9,925 $13,896
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 94%
93%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,378 per year for in-state students and $4,300 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,896 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia 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 0.65, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.