Lanier Technical College

  • 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 4,616 students (27% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 353 teachers has grown by 100% over five years.
Lanier Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty353 staff209 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Lanier Technical College has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The Lanier Technical College diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment4,616 students2,470 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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# Full-Time Students1,246 students929 students
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# Part-Time Students3,370 students1,541 students
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% Asian
3%
3%
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% Hispanic
22%
8%
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% Black
8%
33%
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% White
64%
44%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.530.68
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College Completion Rate
38%
40%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$26,800$29,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,164 is less than the state average of $4,028. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,834 is less than the state average of $7,597. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,164$4,028
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Out-State Tuition Fees$5,834$7,597
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid83%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Lanier Technical College is Gainesville State College (0.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 8,328 students | 0.30 Mi3820 Mundy Mill Rd
    Oakwood, GA 30566
    (678) 717-3555
    0.308,328
  • 9,539 students | 22.00 Mi5150 Sugarloaf Parkway
    Lawrenceville, GA 30043
    (770) 962-7580
    22.009,539
  • Truett McConnell University
    Private not-for-profit
    3,055 students | 26.80 Mi100 Alumni Dr
    Cleveland, GA 30528
    (706) 865-2134
    26.803,055
  • Gwinnett College-Lilburn
    Private for-profit
    84 students | 27.40 Mi4230 Hwy 29 Ste 11
    Lilburn, GA 30047
    (770) 381-7200
    27.4084
  • 4,756 students | 34.40 Mi800 U.S. Hwy 29 North
    Athens, GA 30601
    (706) 355-5000
    34.404,756
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For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,028 per year for in-state students and $7,597 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,445 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.68, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.