Georgia Military College

  • The mission of Georgia Military College is to produce educated, contributing citizens by providing its high school and middle school students an inclusive college preparatory curriculum and its college students a liberal arts based two-year undergraduate curriculum in an environment conducive to the holistic development of the intellect and character of its students.

School Highlights

Georgia Military College serves 8,812 students (47% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Georgia Military College(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's DominantAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty66 staff94 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Georgia Military College has grown by 540% over five years.
The Georgia Military College diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment8,812 students2,712 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio0:130:1
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# Full-Time Students4,152 students1,008 students
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# Part-Time Students4,660 students1,704 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
278461
% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
-
% Asian
2%
3%
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% Hispanic
7%
7%
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% Black
42%
35%
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% White
44%
42%
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% Two or more races
-
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
9%
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Diversity Score0.620.69
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College Completion Rate
23%
29%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,400$29,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid93%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,499$9,775
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,500$4,490
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Georgia Military College is a co-educational, accredited, liberal arts, junior college that opens its doors to qualified and highly motivated high school graduates who are determined to earn a college degree. Georgia Military College was created by act of the Georgia legislature in 1879 for the purpose of "...educating young men and women in an environment which fosters the qualities of good citizenship...." It continues to fulfill its original purpose by embracing the philosophy that education is two dimensional, involving development of the intellect along with elevating the qualities of character of the student. With five centers and two extension offices located around the state, Georgia Military College offers more than just a great education, we offer convenience as well. Georgia Military College brings to traditional and non-traditional students a great two year education at the following sites: Atlanta , Augusta, Columbus, Madison, Valdosta, Warner Robins. The extension centers are situated at Madison and Sandersville. Georgia Military College is accredited by The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), the recognized regional accrediting body in the eleven U.S. Southern states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia) and in Latin America for those institutions of higher education that award associate, baccalaureate, master's, or doctoral degrees.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Georgia Military College is Oconee Fall Line Technical College (22.9 miles away).
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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.