Top Atlanta Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 9 top community colleges in Atlanta, Georgia, serving 12,522 students.
  • For Atlanta private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,638 per year (view national tuition costs).
  • Atlanta community colleges have a diversity score of 0.40, which is lower than the national average of 0.65 (view national diversity statistics).
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 26:1.

Top Atlanta, GA Community Colleges (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • The Art Institute of Atlanta
    Private, for profit
    6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row
    Atlanta GA  30328
    (770)394-8300

    2,623 students
  • 1630 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
    Atlanta GA  30310
    (404)756-4000

    2,977 students
  • 1560 Metropolitan Pkwy SW
    Atlanta GA  30310
    (404)225-4400

    4,282 students
  • Bauder College
    Private, for profit
    384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190
    Atlanta GA  30313
    (404)237-7573

    398 students
  • 1900 Emery St, NW, Suite 200
    Atlanta GA  30318
    (404)876-1227

    208 students
  • Brown Mackie College-Atlanta
    Private, for profit
    4370 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE
    Atlanta GA  30319
    (404)799-4500

    919 students
  • 3393 Peachtree Road, Suite 1003
    Atlanta GA  30326
    (404)816-4533

    341 students
  • 5303 New Peachtree Rd
    Atlanta GA  30341
    (770)216-2960

    346 students
  • 1140 Hammond Dr Ste A-1150
    Atlanta GA  30328
    (770)576-4498

    428 students
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