Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus

1100 Spring St, Ste. 102, Atlanta
GA, 30309
Tel: (404)745-9862
969 students
Private, for profit
School Highlights:
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus serves 969 students (79% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus is one of 11 community colleges within Fulton County, GA.
The nearest community college is Bauder College (1.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 462% over five years.
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private, for profit Public
Instructional Staff Total 45 staff
41 staff
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Total Faculty (2006-2011)

Student Body

The student population of 969 teachers has grown by 112% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 57:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 35% over five years.
Total Enrollment
969 students
1,287 students
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
31:1
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
764 students
832 students
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 205 students
1,021 students
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Part-Time Students (2007-2012)
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus sch enrollment Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
81%
12%
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
6%
66%
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus More (2010-2012)
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus sch ethnicity Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus 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. 0.24 0.45
Westwood College - Atlanta Midtown Campus Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Westwood College offers career-based training and can be a stepping stone for your future. The parent college for Westwood is Alta College, Inc. located in Denver, Colorado. Westwood College started its student training in 1953 and focuses on student success. We offer small classes, flexible class schedules and the opportunity to earn an associate degree in as little as 17 months. Students can even take classes online in their own homes. We pride ourselves on providing students with an excellent career-focused education enhanced by professionals with related industry experience for instructors. Students enjoy an intimate classroom environment with dedicated and knowledgeable faculty and staff, along with ample campus resources including a spacious library, a no-cost tutoring program and access to computers and software to assist in research and study needs. When not in class, students can enjoy our student lounges equipped with vending machines, refrigerator, microwave oven and fresh-brewed coffee.

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