Brown Mackie College-Atlanta

School Highlights
  • Brown Mackie College-Atlanta serves 919 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Brown Mackie College-Atlanta is one of 6 community colleges within Dekalb County, GA.
  • The nearest community college to Brown Mackie College-Atlanta is Herzing University Atlanta (2.2 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Brown Mackie College-Atlanta(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty14 staff94 staff
This chart display total faculty of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and community college average number of faculty in GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Student Body

  • The student population of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The Brown Mackie College-Atlanta diversity score of 0.31 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment919 students2,588 students
This chart display the total enrollment of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and community college average number of enrollment of GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio66:127:1
This chart display the student staff ratio of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and community college average student staff ratio of GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
# Full-Time Students919 students1,115 students
This chart display the total number of Full-Time students enrollment of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and average number of community college Full-Time students enrollment of GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of GA.
% Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the percentage of Asian community college students in GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Hispanic
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the percentage of Hispanic community college students in GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Black
82%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the percentage of Black community college students in GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% White
11%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the percentage of White community college students in GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.310.65
This chart display the diversity score of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the community college average diversity score of GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
College Completion Rate
28%
29%
This chart display completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and community college average completion rates for First-Time of Full-Time students of GA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,300$29,600
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of GA by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $13,995 is less than the state average of $14,834. The private state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,995$14,834
This chart display tuition fees for an in-state student of Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the private community college average tuition fees for an in-state student of GA by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%93%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in GA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates$22,141$12,000
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in GA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,625$5,500
This chart display median debt for students who have not completed a certificate or degree in Brown Mackie College-Atlanta and average median debt for community college students who have not completed a certificate or degree in GA by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

Recent Articles
As careers in science, technology, engineering, and math become more prevalent, community colleges are shifting their focus to meet demand and secure their place in a rapidly changing educational landscape.
The cost of obtaining a college degree is high, especially at private universities. Students can save a great deal by choosing community college, but there are still other costs to consider. Read on to learn what costs to expect in community college and to learn some essential money management tips.
You’ve heard the saying that a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Unfortunately, many community college students find that their academic chain in school is full of weak links. Read on to learn the challenges that keep community college students from achieving success and what schools and students can do to resolve those issues.
Did You Know?
For Atlanta private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,638 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Atlanta community colleges have a diversity score of 0.40, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Atlanta is Interactive College of Technology-Chamblee. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.