North Georgia Technical College

1500 Georgia Hwy 197 N
Clarkesville, GA 30523
Tel: (706)754-7700
2,404 students
Public institution

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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 2,404 students (45% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 45%.
North Georgia Technical College is the only community colleges within Habersham County, GA.
The nearest community college is Truett-McConnell College (12.6 miles away).

School Overview

North Georgia 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 2,404 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,404 students
1,303 students
North Georgia Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,081 students
836 students
North Georgia Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,323 students
1,046 students
North Georgia Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
North Georgia Technical College sch enrollment North Georgia Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1% 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
North Georgia Technical College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
North Georgia Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
4%
12%
North Georgia Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
91%
67%
North Georgia Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
North Georgia Technical College More (2010-2011)
North Georgia Technical College sch ethnicity North Georgia 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. 0.17 0.45
North Georgia Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,308 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 $4,228 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,308 $5,940
North Georgia Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,228 $10,047
North Georgia Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Cleveland Truett-McConnell College
    Private not-for-profit
    100 Alumni Dr
    Cleveland, GA 30528
    (706)865-2134
    12.6  Mi  |  1325  students
  • Young Harris Young Harris College
    Private not-for-profit
    1 College Street
    Young Harris, GA 30582
    (706)379-3111
    27.1  Mi  |  1034  students
  • Oakwood Lanier Technical College
    Public
    2990 Landrum Education Dr
    Oakwood, GA 30566
    (770)531-6300
    33.7  Mi  |  3400  students
  • Oakwood Gainesville State College
    Public
    3820 Mundy Mill Rd
    Oakwood, GA 30566
    (678)717-3639
    33.9  Mi  |  8328  students
  • Pendleton Tri-County Technical College
    Public
    7900 U.S. Hwy 76
    Pendleton, SC 29670
    (864)646-1500
    41.8  Mi  |  6615  students
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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.