North Metro Technical College

Tel: (770)975-4000
2,512 students
Public institution
North Metro Technical College in Acworth is now part of the newly formed Chattahoochee Technical College. Beginning on July 1, 2009, The Appalachian, Chattahoochee, and North Metro Technical Colleges merged to form one institution and became the leading post secondary technical college in Georgia. NMTC is known as the North Metro campus of Chattahoochee Technical College. The new Chattahoochee Tech serves over 10,000 students from eight campuses spread over six North Georgia counties. The other campus names are: Appalachian Campus, Canton Campus, Marietta Campus, Mountain View Campus, Paulding Campus, South Cobb Campus, and Woodstock Campus.
School Highlights
North Metro Technical College serves 2,512 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
North Metro Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Cherokee County, GA.
The nearest community college is ITT Technical Institute-Kennesaw (5.20 miles away).

School Overview

College North Metro Technical College (GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associates--Public Suburban-serving Sing Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 years but < 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 2,512 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The school's diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,512 students 2,470 students
% Unknown races
100%
11%
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. 1.00 0.65

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 80% 93%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 383 students | 5.20 Mi2065 ITT Tech Way N.W.
    Kennesaw GA 30144
    (770)426-2300
    5.20383
  • 9,942 students | 8.90 Mi980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE
    Marietta GA 30060
    (770)975-4064
    8.909,942
  • Fortis College-Smyrna
    Private for-profit
    642 students | 16.40 Mi2108 Cobb Parkway
    Smyrna GA 30080
    (770)980-0002
    16.40642
  • 247 students | 16.40 Mi2359 Windy Hill Road
    Marietta GA 30067
    (770)226-0056
    16.40247
  • Reinhardt University
    Private not-for-profit
    1,422 students | 17.60 Mi7300 Reinhardt Circle
    Waleska GA 30183
    (770)720-5600
    17.601,422
Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,865 per year for in-state students and $6,353 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,550 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.