Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus

2309 Parklake Drive NE, Atlanta
GA, 30345
Tel: (404)962-2999
855 students
Private, for profit
School Highlights:
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus serves 855 students (64% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus is one of 8 community colleges within De Kalb County, GA.
The nearest community college is Interactive College of Technology-Chamblee (4.0 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 575% over five years.
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake 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 54 staff
41 staff
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Total Faculty (2006-2011)

Student Body

The student population of 855 teachers has grown by 202% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has increased from 35:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 28% over five years.
Total Enrollment
855 students
1,287 students
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
31:1
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
545 students
832 students
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 310 students
1,021 students
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus sch enrollment Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
76%
12%
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus Black (2006-2012)
% White
10%
66%
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus More (2010-2012)
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake Campus sch ethnicity Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake 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. 0.36 0.45
Westwood College - Atlanta Northlake 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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    Chamblee , GA , 30341
    (770)216-2960
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  • Atlanta The Art Institute of Atlanta
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    Atlanta , GA , 30328
    (770)394-8300
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    (404)237-7573
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    (770)593-2257
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  • Atlanta Atlanta Metropolitan State College
    Public
    1630 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
    Atlanta , GA , 30310
    (404)756-4000
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