North Georgia Technical College

1500 Georgia Hwy 197 N
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Tel: (706)754-7700
2,663 students
Public institution
  • North Georgia Technical College is a public, residential, multi-campus, two-year technical college whose mission is to provide quality technical education, adult education, continuing education, and business and industry training to individuals who can benefit from these programs and services. These efforts improve the quality of life of individuals by preparing them to succeed as literate and technically competent members of the workforce and by promoting the economic growth and development of the Northeast Georgia region. The college offers both traditional and distance learning courses that lead to the certificate, the diploma, and the associate degree. The college encourages the development of the whole individual in a learning-centered environment while maintaining measures of cost effectiveness and fiscal soundness in program planning, implementation, and services. Instruction in work ethics is emphasized, and lifelong learning is promoted. A highly competent, professional faculty and staff are customer focused and dedicated to providing high quality, accessible education and training through continuous improvement efforts.
School Highlights
North Georgia Technical College serves 2,663 students (40% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.
North Georgia Technical College is the only community colleges within Habersham County, GA.
The nearest community college is Truett-McConnell College (12.60 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 108 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
College North Georgia Technical College (GA) 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 108 staff 98 staff
North Georgia Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 2,663 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,663 students 2,470 students
North Georgia Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 27:1
North Georgia Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,067 students 1,092 students
North Georgia Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 1,596 students 1,393 students
North Georgia Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
North Georgia Technical College Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity 175 437
% Asian
1%
2%
North Georgia Technical College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
5%
North Georgia Technical College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
4%
33%
North Georgia Technical College Black (2006-2014)
% White
89%
48%
North Georgia Technical College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
1%
North Georgia Technical College More (2010-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
10%
North Georgia Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.21 0.65
North Georgia Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,308 is less than the state average of $2,378. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,228 is less than the state average of $4,300. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,308 $2,378
North Georgia Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,228 $4,300
North Georgia Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95% 93%
North Georgia Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Truett-McConnell College
    Private, non-profit
    1,681 students | 12.60 Mi100 Alumni Dr
    Cleveland GA  30528
    (706)865-2134
    12.601,681
  • Young Harris College
    Private, non-profit
    1,218 students | 27.10 Mi1 College Street
    Young Harris GA  30582
    (706)379-3111
    27.101,218
  • 3,695 students | 33.70 Mi2990 Landrum Education Dr
    Oakwood GA  30566
    (770)531-6300
    33.703,695
  • n/a students | 33.90 Mi3820 Mundy Mill Rd
    Oakwood GA  30566
    (678)717-3555
    33.90n/a
  • 6,386 students | 41.80 Mi7900 U.S. Hwy 76
    Pendleton SC  29670
    (864)646-1500
    41.806,386
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 lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.