3200 Augusta Tech Drive
Augusta, GA 30906
Top Ranked (2023): View Rankings
  • 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 3,863 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 53%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 3,863 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,614
  • Out-state tuition: $4,750
  • Student:teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Minority enrollment: 55%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Augusta Technical College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

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School Overview

The teacher population of 308 teachers has grown by 68% over five years.
Augusta Technical College
(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
308 staff
209 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Augusta Technical College has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The Augusta Technical College diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,863 students
2,328 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
1,380 students
882 students
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# Part-Time Students
2,483 students
1,518 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
317 students
245 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
1,380 students
940 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
71 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
2,483 students
1,740 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
37 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
654 students
% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
6%
8%
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% Black
43%
31%
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% White
45%
47%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
2%
% Unknown races
2%
7%
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Diversity Score
0.61
0.67
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
2.77%
1.99%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
3.17%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$27,000
$29,500
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,614 is less than the state average of $3,488. The in-state tuition has declined by 6% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,750 is less than the state average of $7,256. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$2,614
$3,488
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$4,750
$7,256
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
87%
94%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$5,891
$12,139
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,250
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
n/a
79%
SAT Reading
n/a
465
SAT Math
n/a
450
SAT Writing
n/a
465
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
ACT Writing
n/a
7
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (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.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Augusta Technical College cost?

Augusta Technical College's tuition is approximately $2,614 for In-State students and $4,750 for Out-State students.

What is Augusta Technical College's ranking?

Augusta Technical College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Georgia for: Least expensive tuition and Least debt for graduating students.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 3,863 students
  • In-state tuition: $2,614
  • Out-state tuition: $4,750
  • Student:teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Minority enrollment: 55%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,488 per year for in-state students and $7,256 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,183 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 80%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.00. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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