Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus

  • Georgia Military College is a public-independent educational institution, comprised of a junior college and a separate preparatory school (grades 6-12), whose mission and purpose is to produce educated citizens by providing junior college students with a liberal arts based two-year undergraduate curriculum, by providing selected college students with ROTC training, and by providing preparatory school students an inclusive college preparatory curriculum that includes a military training component-all in an environment conducive to the holistic development of the intellect and character of its students.

School Highlights

Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus serves 226 students (70% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.

Top Rankings

Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Georgia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty12 staff209 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus has grown by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus diversity score of 0.67 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 28% over five years.
Total Enrollment226 students2,470 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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# Full-Time Students159 students929 students
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# Part-Time Students67 students1,541 students
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
4%
8%
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% Black
45%
33%
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% White
13%
44%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
32%
8%
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Diversity Score0.670.68
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College Completion Rate
12%
31%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,000$30,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

Median Debt for Graduates$9,187$9,187
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$3,667
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus is Columbus Technical College (5.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 3,594 students | 5.80 Mi928 Manchester Expy
    Columbus, GA 31904
    (706) 649-1800
    5.803,594
  • 1,592 students | 11.40 Mi2602 College Drive
    Phenix City, AL 36869
    (334) 291-4900
    11.401,592
  • 1,806 students | 34.40 MiOne College Circle
    Lagrange, GA 30240
    (706) 845-4323
    34.401,806
  • 2,117 students | 50.90 Mi900 South GA Tech Parkway
    Americus, GA 31709
    (229) 931-2394
    50.902,117
  • Andrew College
    Private not-for-profit
    289 students | 54.10 Mi501College St
    Cuthbert, GA 39840
    (229) 732-2171
    54.10289
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For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,028 per year for in-state students and $7,597 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,445 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.