Bauder College

384 Northyards Blvd. Suite 190
Atlanta, GA 30313
Tel: (404)237-7573
796 students
Private for-profit
Bauder College is an institution of higher education offering quality programs that integrate general education, professional skills, and career focused education that empowers students to develop and achieve their personal and career potentials.
School Highlights:
Bauder College serves 796 students (70% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Bauder College is one of 10 community colleges within Fulton County, GA.
The nearest community college is Brown College of Court Reporting (2.9 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Bauder College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 46 staff
59 staff
Bauder College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 796 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment
796 students
1,282 students
Bauder College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
Bauder College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
554 students
810 students
Bauder College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 242 students
1,017 students
Bauder College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Bauder College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Bauder College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Bauder College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Bauder College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Bauder College White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
Bauder College Unknown (2006-2013)
Bauder 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. 0.13 0.53
Bauder College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $13,089 is more than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has declined by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $13,089 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has declined by 19% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $13,089 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $13,089 $10,294
Bauder College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 92%
Bauder College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Bauder College, located in Atlanta, GA provides quality career education to students who wish to pursue occupations in the fields of design, healthcare, business and information technology. Bauder offers quality programs that integrate general education, professional skills, and career focused education, empowering students to develop and achieve their personal and career potentials. Bauder's mission is to meet the needs of students by offering a wide variety of career program choices available today for successful careers in the future. Bauder College recognizes the worth and dignity of all people and is sensitive to the diversity of its student population. All students are encouraged to reach their potential within the framework of their individual needs, interests, and capabilities. The College employs instructional methods based on adult learning theory and is committed to the development of each student's intellectual, analytical, and critical thinking abilities. Teaching techniques encourage active student participation and may include group discussions and projects, laboratory work, simulations, demonstrations, field trips, guest speakers and lectures. A strong emphasis is placed on ethics, accountability, professionalism, and the individual's commitment to pursuing lifelong personal and professional development. Bauder College was founded in 1964 as a fashion merchandising College. The College was established as a single-purpose, proprietary college offering an alternate to high school graduates seeking career training. The College expanded its program offerings to include interior design in 1972, fashion design in 1975, and business administration with an emphasis in marketing in 1995. In 1999, graphic design was added along with an emphasis in management for the business administration program, and the information technology and criminal justice programs were added in 2002. The Bachelor of Science degree program was added in 2004. Bauder College is located in the Northyards Office Park complex. The College is housed in two buildings comprising over 60,000 square feet of instructional, laboratory, and office space. This space has been specifically designed, renovated and built for the College within the historic structures. Building 400 is the main classroom building with traditional classrooms, computer laboratories, and offices for the faculty. This building also houses the student lounge, registrar, book room, and offices for the deans and program chairs. Building 100 has office space for the administration, financial aid, and admissions departments. It also houses the College library and the visual image room, a room specifically designed for large presentations and fashion shows.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Atlanta Brown College of Court Reporting
    Private for-profit
    1900 Emery St NW Suite 200
    Atlanta, GA 30318
    2.9  Mi  |  232  students
  • Atlanta Atlanta Technical College
    1560 Metropolitan Pky SW
    Atlanta, GA 30310
    3.9  Mi  |  4757  students
  • Atlanta Atlanta Metropolitan State College
    1630 Metropolitan Parkway SW
    Atlanta, GA 30310
    4  Mi  |  3027  students
  • Atlanta High-Tech Institute-Atlanta
    Private, for-profit
    2450 Piedmont Road NE
    Atlanta, GA 30324
    4.2  Mi  |  212  students
  • Atlanta Herzing University Atlanta
    Private, non-profit
    3393 Peachtree Road, NE Set 1003
    Atlanta, GA 30326
    5.9  Mi  |  459  students
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For Atlanta private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,759 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Atlanta 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 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Atlanta is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.