Top Dekalb County Community Colleges

  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 6 top community colleges in Dekalb County, Georgia, serving 28,018 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 70% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 30:1.

Top Dekalb County Community Colleges (2020-21)

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

    919 students
  • 3251 Panthersville Rd
    Decatur GA  30034
    (678) 891-2300

    21,371 students
  • 495 N Indian Creek Dr
    Clarkston GA  30021
    (404) 297-9522

    4,050 students
  • 5141 Snapfinger Woods Dr
    Decatur GA  30035
    (770) 593-2257

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

    346 students
  • 1927 Lakeside Parkway
    Tucker GA  30084
    (770) 938-4711

    1,170 students
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