Gwinnett College-Lilburn

4230 Hwy 29 Ste 11
Lilburn, GA 30047-3447
Tel: (770)381-7200
  • Gwinnett College was founded in July, 1976, by its past president Ruby B. Jackson, as an answer to the tremendous growth being experienced in the North Atlanta, Georgia area and by Gwinnett County in particular. The mission of Gwinnett College is to provide diploma and associate degree higher education programs. These programs of high quality are designed to prepare a diverse student population to meet the needs of employees in the legal, medical, and business fields. The career-oriented degree programs contain up-to-date and integrated general education curriculum to provide for a well-rounded academic experience. GC has its goal of preparing students academically, intellectually, personally, and professionally for successful careers and advancement. Today, we continue to focus on a superior education for our students. Our goals are simple. We want students who start school to finish. We want students who finish school to go to work. We want students who go to work to advance in life as well as in their jobs. Our recent expansions are helping us realize our goals for even more students.
School Highlights
  • Gwinnett College-Lilburn serves 325 students (44% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Gwinnett College-Lilburn is one of 2 community colleges within Gwinnett County, GA.
  • The nearest community college is Gwinnett Technical College (5.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Gwinnett College-Lilburn(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty14 staff108 staff
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 325 has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment325 students2,588 students
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:127:1
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students143 students1,115 students
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students182 students1,473 students
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Black (2007-2016)
% White
Gwinnett College-Lilburn White (2007-2016)
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.680.65
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$27,200$30,100
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $9,925 is less than the state average of $14,834. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$9,925$14,834
Gwinnett College-Lilburn In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%93%
Gwinnett College-Lilburn % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$17,593$12,875
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,773$5,574
Gwinnett College-Lilburn Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,413 per year for in-state students and $7,181 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,834 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.