Georgia Military College

Tel: (478)387-4900
8,205 students
Public institution

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The mission of Georgia Military College is to produce educated, contributing citizens by providing its high school and middle school students an inclusive college preparatory curriculum and its college students a liberal arts based two-year undergraduate curriculum in an environment conducive to the holistic development of the intellect and character of its students.
School Highlights:
Georgia Military College serves 8,205 students (65% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Georgia Military College is the only community colleges within Baldwin County, GA.
The nearest community college is Oconee Fall Line Technical College (23.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Georgia Military 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 8,205 teachers has grown by 631% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment
8,205 students
1,303 students
Georgia Military College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
5,316 students
836 students
Georgia Military College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,889 students
1,046 students
Georgia Military College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Georgia Military College sch enrollment Georgia Military College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Georgia Military College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Georgia Military College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
45%
12%
Georgia Military College Black (2006-2012)
% White
49%
67%
Georgia Military College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
2%
2%
Georgia Military College More (2007-2012)
Georgia Military College sch ethnicity Georgia Military 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. 0.56 0.45
Georgia Military College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,721 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 $4,721 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,721 $5,940
Georgia Military College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,721 $10,072
Georgia Military College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Georgia Military College is a co-educational, accredited, liberal arts, junior college that opens its doors to qualified and highly motivated high school graduates who are determined to earn a college degree. Georgia Military College was created by act of the Georgia legislature in 1879 for the purpose of "...educating young men and women in an environment which fosters the qualities of good citizenship...." It continues to fulfill its original purpose by embracing the philosophy that education is two dimensional, involving development of the intellect along with elevating the qualities of character of the student. With five centers and two extension offices located around the state, Georgia Military College offers more than just a great education, we offer convenience as well. Georgia Military College brings to traditional and non-traditional students a great two year education at the following sites: Atlanta , Augusta, Columbus, Madison, Valdosta, Warner Robins. The extension centers are situated at Madison and Sandersville. Georgia Military College is accredited by The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the recognized regional accrediting body in the eleven U.S. Southern states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia) and in Latin America for those institutions of higher education that award associate, baccalaureate, master's, or doctoral degrees.

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Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • SandersvilleOconee Fall Line Technical College
    Public
    1189 Deepstep Rd
    SandersvilleGA31082
    ((47)8)5-53-2050
    Public
    23.2 mi | 1793 students                      
  • MaconCentral Georgia Technical College
    Public
    3300 Macon Tech Dr
    MaconGA31206
    ((47)8)7-57-3400
    Public
    32.8 mi | 4641 students                      
  • MaconMacon State College
    Public
    100 College Station Dr
    MaconGA31206
    ((47)8)4-71-2700
    Public
    34.9 mi | 5780 students                      
  • DublinHeart of Georgia Technical College
    Public
    560 Pinehill Rd
    DublinGA31021
    ((47)8)2-75-6589
    Public
    44.2 mi | 1851 students                      
  • Warner RobinsMiddle Georgia Technical College
    Public
    80 Cohen Walker Dr
    Warner RobinsGA31088
    ((47)8)9-88-6800
    Public
    44.7 mi | 3478 students                      
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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,366 per year for in-state students and $6,625 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,906 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 69%. 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 0.45. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett College-Lilburn. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.