Georgia Northwestern Technical College

One Maurice Culberson Drive
Rome, GA 30161
Tel: (706)295-6963
6,030 students
Public institution
Georgia Northwestern Technical College offers career transition services for those individuals who need assistance in determining their career direction and in obtaining support while enrolled in training. New Connections to Work (NCTW) is a comprehensive training and employment program that provides support services to single parents, displaced homemakers, clients from the Georgia Department of Family and Children Services, and students enrolled in non-traditional training. The program operates in collaboration with the Georgia Department of Human Resources, the Georgia Department of Labor, business and industry, and other agencies.
School Highlights:
Georgia Northwestern Technical College serves 6,030 students (38% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Floyd County, GA.
The nearest community college is Georgia Highlands College (4.2 miles away).

School Overview

Georgia Northwestern 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

Student Body

The student population of 6,030 teachers has grown by 132% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
6,030 students
1,303 students
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,298 students
836 students
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,732 students
1,046 students
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Georgia Northwestern Technical College sch enrollment Georgia Northwestern Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
5%
7%
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
7%
12%
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
85%
67%
Georgia Northwestern Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Georgia Northwestern Technical College More (2010-2012)
Georgia Northwestern Technical College sch ethnicity Georgia Northwestern Technical College sta ethnicity
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. 0.27 0.45
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,267 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,187 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,267 $5,940
Georgia Northwestern Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,187 $10,047
Georgia Northwestern Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,366 per year for in-state students and $6,625 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,906 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 69%. 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 0.57, which is higher than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett College-Lilburn. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.