Lanier Technical College

2990 Landrum Education Dr
Oakwood, GA 30566-0000
Tel: (770)531-6300
  • The purpose of Lanier Technical College (LTC) is to meet the workforce development needs of the area by providing technical and adult education to support the economic development and well-being of the people, communities, and companies of Banks, Barrow, Dawson, Forsyth, Hall, Jackson, and Lumpkin counties. LTC prepares people for successful work; therefore, the College plays a major role in their life-long education. It improves the intellectual and technical skills of area residents and prepares students and trainees for jobs by providing adult education, general academic and technical education, customized business and industrial training, economic development services, and continuing education. The primary educational purpose of the College is to provide high quality technical certificate of credit, technical diploma, and associate degree programs to meet the needs of area students, employers, and economic developers. Technical education is offered using up-to-date instruction, industry-standard equipment, and work-based learning delivered through traditional and distance methods and media. Lanier Technical College (LTC) will be recognized as the foremost resource for workforce development and job growth in our communities. LTC will create a multiple-access educational continuum for those aspiring to careers in technical professions. LTC will offer a supportive, student-friendly learning environment. LTC will be widely recognized as the foremost provider of healthcare and energy workforce training in northeast Georgia and will support Georgia’s other current and emerging strategic industries with training and services. LTC will strive to provide ever-improving collegiate quality, and to increase capacity to match student and business demands.
School Highlights
  • Lanier Technical College serves 3,695 students (26% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Lanier Technical College is one of 2 community colleges within Hall County, GA.
  • The nearest community college is Gainesville State College (0.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 169 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Lanier Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty169 staff108 staff
Lanier Technical College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,695 has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment3,695 students2,588 students
Lanier Technical College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio22:127:1
Lanier Technical College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students945 students1,115 students
Lanier Technical College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,750 students1,473 students
Lanier Technical College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Lanier Technical College Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Lanier Technical College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Lanier Technical College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Lanier Technical College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Lanier Technical College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Lanier Technical College More (2012-2016)
Lanier Technical College 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.0.380.65
Lanier Technical College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Lanier Technical College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,800$30,100
Lanier Technical College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,164 is less than the state average of $3,413. The in-state tuition has grown by 25% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $5,834 is less than the state average of $7,181. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,164$3,413
Lanier Technical College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$5,834$7,181
Lanier Technical College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%93%
Lanier Technical College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates-$12,875
Median Debt for Dropouts-$5,574
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.