North Georgia Technical College

  • North Georgia Technical College is a public, residential, multi-campus, two-year technical college whose mission is to provide quality technical education, adult education, continuing education, and business and industry training to individuals who can benefit from these programs and services. These efforts improve the quality of life of individuals by preparing them to succeed as literate and technically competent members of the workforce and by promoting the economic growth and development of the Northeast Georgia region. The college offers both traditional and distance learning courses that lead to the certificate, the diploma, and the associate degree. The college encourages the development of the whole individual in a learning-centered environment while maintaining measures of cost effectiveness and fiscal soundness in program planning, implementation, and services. Instruction in work ethics is emphasized, and lifelong learning is promoted. A highly competent, professional faculty and staff are customer focused and dedicated to providing high quality, accessible education and training through continuous improvement efforts.

School Highlights

North Georgia Technical College serves 2,697 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 56%.

Top Rankings

North Georgia Technical College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Georgia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 274 teachers has grown by 92% over five years.
North Georgia 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 Faculty274 staff209 staff
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School CalendarLink to School Calendar

Student Body

The student population of North Georgia Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The North Georgia Technical College diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,697 students2,470 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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# Full-Time Students858 students929 students
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# Part-Time Students1,839 students1,541 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
176 students506 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
6%
8%
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% Black
6%
33%
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% White
82%
44%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
8%
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Diversity Score0.320.68
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College Completion Rate
31%
40%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,200$29,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $2,684 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 $4,820 is less than the state average of $7,597. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,684$4,028
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,820$7,597
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid94%91%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,800$13,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$5,500$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to North Georgia Technical College is Truett McConnell University (13.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Truett McConnell University
    Private not-for-profit
    3,055 students | 13.90 Mi100 Alumni Dr
    Cleveland, GA 30528
    (706) 865-2134
    13.903,055
  • Young Harris College
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    Private, non-profit
    1,396 students | 26.50 Mi1 College Street
    Young Harris, GA 30582
    (800) 241-3754
    26.501,396
  • 4,616 students | 35.40 Mi2535 Lanier Tech Drive
    Gainesville, GA 30507
    (770) 533-7000
    35.404,616
  • 8,328 students | 35.70 Mi3820 Mundy Mill Rd
    Oakwood, GA 30566
    (678) 717-3555
    35.708,328
  • 1,083 students | 38.50 Mi21 Campus Circle
    Murphy, NC 28906
    (828) 837-6810
    38.501,083
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Did You Know?
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.