Middle Georgia College

1100 Second St SE
Cochran, GA 31014-0000
Tel: (478) 934-6221
School Highlights

School Overview

    Middle Georgia College(GA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic
    Total Faculty- staff108 staff
    Middle Georgia College Total Faculty (2007-2012)

    Student Body

    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment-2,588 students
    Middle Georgia College Total Enrollment (2007-2013)
    Student : Teacher Ratio0:127:1
    Middle Georgia College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2012)
    # Full-Time Students-1,115 students
    Middle Georgia College Full-Time Students (2007-2013)
    # Part-Time Students-1,473 students
    Middle Georgia College Part-Time Students (2007-2013)
    % Asian
    -
    3%
    Middle Georgia College Asian (2007-2013)
    % Hispanic
    -
    5%
    Middle Georgia College Hispanic (2007-2013)
    % Black
    -
    33%
    Middle Georgia College Black (2007-2013)
    % White
    -
    48%
    Middle Georgia College White (2007-2013)
    % Two or more races
    -
    1%
    Middle Georgia College More (2010-2013)
    % Non Resident races
    -
    1%
    Middle Georgia College Non Resident (2008-2012)
    % Unknown races
    100%
    9%
    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.0.000.65
    Middle Georgia College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
    College Completion Rate
    17%
    29%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$35,200$30,100
    Middle Georgia College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%93%
      Middle Georgia College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2013)
      Median Debt for Graduates$11,856$12,875
      Middle Georgia College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2013)
      Median Debt for Dropouts$6,834$5,574
      Middle Georgia College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2013)
      Acceptance Rate86%77%
      Middle Georgia College Percent Admitted (2007-2013)
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      School Notes

      • Middle Georgia College (MGC) is a state college unit of the University System of Georgia with a focus on providing constituents access to certificate, associate, and select baccalaureate programs in academic transfer or occupation related programs of study. The College is dedicated to providing a dynamic, learning-centered, caring and technically advanced environment of excellence. As a multi-campus, residential institution, the College pursues innovative opportunities to provide services to its traditional and non-traditional students primarily from rural areas of south central Georgia and will maintain a recognized legacy of affordable higher education and community support services of the highest quality. The College also serves as the only higher education institution of aviation for the State of Georgia. The College's historic main campus in Cochran offers academic programs of study through the baccalaureate degree for commuting and residential students. The Institution's Georgia Aviation campus in Eastman provides aviation specific technical education for the State while supporting the main campus' Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management degree program. The Dublin Campus provides educational opportunities for central Georgia commuting students. Selected certificate and associate degree programs, as well as additional advanced higher education opportunities, are offered online and in collaboration with participating four-year institutions. In addition, MGC provides undergraduate education addressing the economic development needs of Georgia's heartland and the state's aviation industry.

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      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.