Augusta Technical College

3200 Augusta Tech Drive
Augusta, GA 30906
Tel: (706)771-4000
4,378 students
Public institution
The mission of Augusta Technical College is to promote the educational, economic, and community development of the Central Savannah River Area.
School Highlights:
Augusta Technical College serves 4,378 students (41% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Augusta Technical College is the only community colleges within Richmond County, GA.
The nearest community college is Aiken Technical College (14.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 183 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Augusta Technical College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 183 staff
59 staff
Augusta Technical College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,378 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is equal to the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,378 students
1,282 students
Augusta Technical College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Augusta Technical College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,781 students
810 students
Augusta Technical College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,597 students
1,017 students
Augusta Technical College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Augusta Technical College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
2%
Augusta Technical College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Augusta Technical College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
50%
12%
Augusta Technical College Black (2006-2013)
% White
42%
57%
Augusta Technical College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races"
1% 2%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Augusta Technical College Unknown (2006-2013)
Augusta Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.53
Augusta Technical College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,498 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,538 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,498 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,538 $10,294
Augusta Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
89%
Augusta Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

The mission of Augusta Technical College is to promote the educational, economic, and community development of the Central Savannah River Area. Augusta Technical College operates under the supervision of the State Board of Technical and Adult Education, serving the needs of business, industry, and the public in a five-county area in east central Georgia. Augusta Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate of Applied Technology Degrees, Diplomas, and Technical Certificates of Credit.

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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,667 per year for in-state students and $6,081 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,393 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 67%. 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett College-Lilburn. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.