Augusta Technical College

3200 Augusta Tech Drive
Augusta, GA 30906-0000
Tel: (706)771-4000
  • The mission of Augusta Technical College is to promote the educational, economic, and community development of the Central Savannah River Area.
School Highlights
  • Augusta Technical College serves 4,269 students (37% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Augusta Technical College is the only community colleges within Richmond County, GA.
  • The nearest community college is Aiken Technical College (14.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 183 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
Augusta Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty183 staff108 staff
Augusta Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 4,269 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment4,269 students2,588 students
Augusta Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:127:1
Augusta Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,595 students1,115 students
Augusta Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,674 students1,473 students
Augusta Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Augusta Technical College Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Augusta Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Augusta Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Augusta Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Augusta Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Augusta Technical College More (2014-2016)
% Unknown races
Augusta Technical College Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.580.65
Augusta Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Augusta Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,000$30,100
Augusta Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,614 is less than the state average of $3,413. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $4,750 is less than the state average of $7,181. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,614$3,413
Augusta Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$4,750$7,181
Augusta Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%93%
Augusta Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$6,500$12,875
Augusta Technical College Median debt for students who have completed (2012-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$5,316$5,574
Augusta Technical College Median debt for students who have not completed (2012-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • The mission of Augusta Technical College is to promote the educational, economic, and community development of the Central Savannah River Area. Augusta Technical College operates under the supervision of the State Board of Technical and Adult Education, serving the needs of business, industry, and the public in a five-county area in east central Georgia. Augusta Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate of Applied Technology Degrees, Diplomas, and Technical Certificates of Credit.

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Did You Know?
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 72%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.