Andrew College

Tel: (229)732-2171
  • Andrew College is a small, residential, two-year college related to The United Methodist Church. Its mission is to provide an academically challenging liberal arts curriculum within a nurturing community.
School Highlights
  • Andrew College serves 303 students (97% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 52%.
  • Andrew College is the only community colleges within Randolph County, GA.
  • The nearest community college to Andrew College is Darton State College (36.8 miles away).

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School Overview

  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 43% over five years.
Andrew College(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty18 staff94 staff
Andrew College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Andrew College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Andrew College diversity score of 0.64 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 42% over five years.
Total Enrollment303 students2,588 students
Andrew College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:127:1
Andrew College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students294 students1,115 students
Andrew College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students9 students1,473 students
Andrew College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Andrew College Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
Andrew College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% Asian
Andrew College Asian (2007-2012)
% Hispanic
Andrew College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Andrew College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Andrew College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Andrew College More (2012-2016)
% Non Resident races
Andrew College Non Resident (2007-2016)
Andrew College Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.65
Andrew College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Andrew College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,000$30,100
Andrew College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $14,226 is less than the state average of $14,834. The private state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$14,226$14,834
Andrew College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%93%
Andrew College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,875$12,875
Andrew College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$5,574
Andrew College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate46%77%
Andrew College Percent Admitted (2007-2016)
SAT Total Avg.1,2451,390
SAT Reading420470
Andrew College SAT Reading (2007-2016)
SAT Math410455
Andrew College SAT Math (2007-2016)
SAT Writing415465
Andrew College SAT Writing (2011-2016)
ACT Total Avg.6461
ACT Composite1818
Andrew College ACT Composite (2007-2016)
ACT English1618
Andrew College ACT English (2007-2016)
ACT Math1818
Andrew College ACT Math (2007-2016)
ACT Writing127
Andrew College ACT Writing (2009-2016)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The Charter of Andrew College, granted in 1854 by the Georgia Legislature, is the second oldest charter in the United States giving an educational institution the right to confer degrees upon women. Originally named Andrew Female College, Andrew operated as a women's four-year college for 63 years. In 1917 Andrew became a junior college and in 1956 the institution became co-educational. The Andrew campus is a melting pot of diversity. We have 15 buildings on approximately 40 acres where our dedicated faculty teaches nearly 400 students from 10 states and 10 different countries. Andrew is located in the beautiful rolling hills of Southwest Georgia in the friendly town of Cuthbert, only a short afternoon drive from the North Georgia mountains or the Gulf Coast beaches. As a private, residential, two-year college, Andrew provides students with a better beginning to their collegiate career. Andrew College offers life changing opportunities and experiences for students who want to make a real difference on campus during their critical freshman and sophomore years. Andrew students take a broad array of courses within the areas of math and science, social science, humanities, and fine arts, as we want our graduates to be well prepared for whatever path in life they may choose. If you come to Andrew, we will not train you for a job – we will teach you a lifelong passion for learning and the desire to succeed. We teach more than subject matter at Andrew; we teach the values of responsibility, acceptance and respect of all people, and dedicated service to others. Andrew College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Andrew College is listed by the University Senate of The United Methodist Church.

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For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,413 per year for in-state students and $7,181 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,834 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.65, which is equal to the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.