Most Selective Community Colleges in Georgia

  • The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is approximately 70% per year (2020-21).
  • The most selective college in Georgia is currently Clayton State University, with an acceptance rate of 42%.

Most Selective Community Colleges in Georgia (2020-21)

  • College Acceptance Rate Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Clayton State University
    Public
    42%
    2000 Clayton State Boulevard
    Morrow GA  30260
    (678) 466-4000
  • Rank: #22.
    Andrew College
    Private, non-profit
    46%
    501College St
    Cuthbert GA  39840
    (229) 732-2171
  • Rank: #33.
    Gordon State College
    Public
    48%
    419 College Dr
    Barnesville GA  30204
    (678) 359-5555
  • Rank: #44.
    Young Harris College
    Private, non-profit
    50%
    1 College Street
    Young Harris GA  30582
    (706) 379-3111
  • Rank: #55.
    Georgia Perimeter College
    Public
    51%
    3251 Panthersville Rd
    Decatur GA  30034
    (678) 891-2300
  • Rank: #66.77%
    2802 Moore Hwy
    Tifton GA  31793
    (229) 391-5001
  • Rank: #77.
    Brown College of Court Reporting
    Private, for profit
    80%
    1900 Emery St, NW, Suite 200
    Atlanta GA  30318
    (404) 876-1227
  • Rank: #88.
    Reinhardt University
    Private, non-profit
    90%
    7300 Reinhardt Circle
    Waleska GA  30183
    (770) 720-5600
  • Rank: #99.
    Georgia Highlands College
    Georgia Highlands College Photo - GHC's nursing program was cited as one of the 30 most affordable nursing degree programs in the county by GeriatricNursing.org and ranked as the #1 most affordable nursing degree in Georgia by College Choice. Additionally, GHC's fully online RN to BSN degree has been cited as the second most affordable in the nation.
    Public
    94%
    3175 Cedartown Highway, S.E.
    Rome GA  30161
    (706) 802-5000
  • Rank: #1010.
    Truett-McConnell College
    Private, non-profit
    96%
    100 Alumni Dr
    Cleveland GA  30528
    (706) 865-2134
  • Rank: #1111.
    Herzing University Atlanta
    Public
    100%
    50 Hurt Plaza SE Suite 400
    Atlanta GA  30303
    (404) 816-4533
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