Chattahoochee Technical College

  • Chattahoochee Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, is a public, multi-campus, two-year college that provides accessible, high quality technical, academic, and adult education and training that promotes the economic growth and development of North Central Georgia. The college successfully prepares individuals for employment and assists them in pursuing their educational, career and personal goals through a variety of learning opportunities that include associate degree, diploma, and certificate programs, as well as non-credit and public service offerings.
School Highlights
  • Chattahoochee Technical College serves 9,942 students (31% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Chattahoochee Technical College is one of 3 community colleges within Cobb County, GA.
  • The nearest community college to Chattahoochee Technical College is Fortis College-Smyrna (8.5 miles away).

Top Placements

Chattahoochee Technical College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 258 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Chattahoochee Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty258 staff94 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Chattahoochee Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Chattahoochee Technical College diversity score of 0.52 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment9,942 students2,588 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio39:127:1
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# Full-Time Students3,059 students1,115 students
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# Part-Time Students6,883 students1,473 students
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% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
7%
5%
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% Black
23%
33%
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% White
65%
48%
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% Two or more races
1%
1%
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% Non Resident races
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1%
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% Unknown races
1%
9%
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Diversity Score0.520.65
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College Completion Rate
6%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,900$29,600
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Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,682 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 $4,818 is less than the state average of $7,181. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,682$3,413
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,818$7,181
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%93%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Appalachian Technical College, Chattahoochee Technical College and North Metro Technical College have merged together to form the largest technical college in the state with a combined student population of 11,000. Our seven campus locations (Acworth, Austell, Dallas, Jasper, Marietta-W. Cobb & E. Cobb Counties, and Woodstock) will provide the workforce needed to stimulate Georgia's community and economic growth and development. Over 100 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs offered in the areas of: Business Sciences, Computer Sciences & Engineering Technology, Health Programs, Personal & Public Services, and Technical Programs.Chattahoochee Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Equal Opportunity Institution. A Unit of the Technical College System of Georgia.

Nearby Schools

  • The nearest community college to Chattahoochee Technical College is Fortis College-Smyrna (8.5 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis College-Smyrna
    Private, for profit
    642 students | 8.50 Mi2108 Cobb Parkway
    Smyrna GA  30080
    (770)980-0002
    8.50642
  • 247 students | 8.50 Mi2359 Windy Hill Road
    Marietta GA  30067
    (770)226-0056
    8.50247
  • 2,512 students | 8.90 Mi5198 Ross Rd
    Acworth GA  30102
    (770)975-4000
    8.902,512
  • The Art Institute of Atlanta
    Private, for profit
    2,623 students | 11.90 Mi6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row
    Atlanta GA  30328
    (770)394-8300
    11.902,623
  • 428 students | 12.70 Mi1140 Hammond Dr Ste A-1150
    Atlanta GA  30328
    (770)576-4498
    12.70428
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