Atlanta Community Colleges

In Atlanta, Georgia, you can find 11 community colleges serving 15,315 students.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is more than the 30:1 state average.

Atlanta, GA Community Colleges:

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Mental Health Support for Community College Students
Mental Health Support for Community College Students
With serious mental health issues on the rise on college campuses nationwide, community colleges are scrambling to provide expanded mental health services to students.
10 In-Demand Jobs for Community College Grads in 2015
From nuclear medicine to physical therapy, consider 10 in-demand jobs for community college graduates. With salaries ranging from $50,000 to even $100,000, opportunities are ripe for those with the right training from community colleges.
Is President Obama's Plan for Free Community College Right for America?
President Obama recently introduced a plan to deliver free Community College tuition to all Americans across the country. Is it the right call? In this story, we will not attempt to make a judgment call on whether free Community College is right or wrong for the United States. Instead, we paneled a few experts in education and economics to get their take on the issue. We’re showing both sides of the coin, and letting readers decide on their own.
Did You Know?
For Atlanta private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,211 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Atlanta is 74%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.44. The most diverse community college in Atlanta is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.