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 10,483 students (27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 41:1 is higher than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.

Top Rankings

Chattahoochee Technical College ranks 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.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/NontraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty258 staff94 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Chattahoochee Technical College has grown by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 41:1 has increased from 31:1 over five years.
The Chattahoochee Technical College diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment10,483 students2,712 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio41:130:1
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# Full-Time Students2,832 students1,008 students
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# Part-Time Students7,651 students1,704 students
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
12%
7%
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% Black
31%
35%
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% White
49%
42%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
9%
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Diversity Score0.650.69
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College Completion Rate
26%
37%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$31,900$29,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,682 is less than the state average of $4,048. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,818 is less than the state average of $7,714. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,682$4,048
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,818$7,714
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid76%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2019 (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 Lincoln College of Technology-Marietta (4.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 388 students | 4.20 Mi2359 Windy Hill Road
    Marietta, GA 30067
    (770) 226-0056
    4.20388
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    Private for-profit
    613 students | 4.40 Mi2140 South Cobb Drive
    Smyrna, GA 30080
    (770) 980-0002
    4.40613
  • 1,246 students | 11.20 Mi6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (770) 689-4795
    11.201,246
  • 181 students | 11.50 Mi1100 Spring Street, Suite 101
    Atlanta, GA 30309
    (404) 876-1227
    11.50181
  • 428 students | 11.50 Mi1140 Hammond Dr Ste A-1150
    Atlanta, GA 30328
    (770) 576-4498
    11.50428
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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,048 per year for in-state students and $7,714 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,609 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.