Middle Georgia State College

Tel: (478)934-6221
3,496 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Middle Georgia State College serves 3,496 students (71% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 45%.
Middle Georgia State College is the only community colleges within Bleckley County, GA.
The nearest community college is Middle Georgia Technical College (21.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Middle Georgia State College 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 Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,496 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,496 students
1,303 students
Middle Georgia State College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,471 students
834 students
Middle Georgia State College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,025 students
1,040 students
Middle Georgia State College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Middle Georgia State College sch enrollment Middle Georgia State College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Middle Georgia State College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Middle Georgia State College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
41%
11%
Middle Georgia State College Black (2006-2012)
% White
54%
66%
Middle Georgia State College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Middle Georgia State College More (2009-2012)
Middle Georgia State College sch ethnicity Middle Georgia State 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. 0.54 0.44
Middle Georgia State College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,103 is less than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $9,237 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,103 $5,890
Middle Georgia State College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $9,237 $10,047
Middle Georgia State College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 86%
78%
Middle Georgia State College Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Middle Georgia College (MGC) is a state college unit of the University System of Georgia with a focus on providing constituents access to certificate, associate, and select baccalaureate programs in academic transfer or occupation related programs of study. The College is dedicated to providing a dynamic, learning-centered, caring and technically advanced environment of excellence. As a multi-campus, residential institution, the College pursues innovative opportunities to provide services to its traditional and non-traditional students primarily from rural areas of south central Georgia and will maintain a recognized legacy of affordable higher education and community support services of the highest quality. The College also serves as the only higher education institution of aviation for the State of Georgia. The College's historic main campus in Cochran offers academic programs of study through the baccalaureate degree for commuting and residential students. The Institution's Georgia Aviation campus in Eastman provides aviation specific technical education for the State while supporting the main campus' Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management degree program. The Dublin Campus provides educational opportunities for central Georgia commuting students. Selected certificate and associate degree programs, as well as additional advanced higher education opportunities, are offered online and in collaboration with participating four-year institutions. In addition, MGC provides undergraduate education addressing the economic development needs of Georgia's heartland and the state's aviation industry.

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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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett College-Lilburn. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.