South Georgia Technical College

900 South GA Tech Parkway, Americus
GA, 31709
Tel: (229)931-2394
2,012 students
Public institution

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South Georgia Technical College is a residential college offering the latest in technical education and an exciting campus life for every student. Students can choose to attend college at one of two campuses, the main campus in Americus or the Crisp County Center located in Cordele. A low student-teacher ratio allows SGTC to offer a great technical education through top-notch hands-on training. But don’t let that fool you. SGTC also offers the atmosphere you've come to expect at a two-year college. The campus is filled with fun and excitement including JETS Basketball, student clubs and organizations, and even a brand new student center, complete with ping-pong, foosball, and pool tables. Dorm students as well as commuting students also have the opportunity to take advantage of meal plans offered by the on-campus dining hall. While providing students a great college atmosphere is important at SGTC, even more important is our emphasis on quality technical education. It is the mission of SGTC to provide quality student services, educational facilities and equipment, a competent and qualified faculty and staff, and to promote life-long learning through educational contributions to the communities served. By fulfilling this mission, SGTC is serving a vital need in the six county service delivery area. SGTC serves Crisp, Macon, Marion, Schley, Sumter, and Webster counties. Within the borders of the service delivery area, partnerships are formed with existing business and industries to create even more opportunity for community development through jobs and also to create viable opportunities for our students. Not only is SGTC involved with existing business and industry, but also, the College works with local community and economic development initiatives to create jobs and help the local communities prosper.
School Highlights:
South Georgia Technical College serves 2,012 students (46% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
South Georgia Technical College is the only community colleges within Sumter County, GA.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
South 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 2,012 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 10% over five years.
Total Enrollment
2,012 students
1,287 students
South Georgia Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
925 students
832 students
South Georgia Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,087 students
1,021 students
South Georgia Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
South Georgia Technical College sch enrollment South Georgia Technical College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
South Georgia Technical College Asian (2011-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
South Georgia Technical College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
50%
12%
South Georgia Technical College Black (2006-2012)
% White
47%
66%
South Georgia Technical College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
South Georgia Technical College sch ethnicity South 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. 0.53 0.45
South Georgia Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,362 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,282 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,362 $5,940
South Georgia Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,282 $10,072
South Georgia Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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