North Metro Technical College

  • North Metro Technical College in Acworth is now part of the newly formed Chattahoochee Technical College. Beginning on July 1, 2009, The Appalachian, Chattahoochee, and North Metro Technical Colleges merged to form one institution and became the leading post secondary technical college in Georgia. NMTC is known as the North Metro campus of Chattahoochee Technical College. The new Chattahoochee Tech serves over 10,000 students from eight campuses spread over six North Georgia counties. The other campus names are: Appalachian Campus, Canton Campus, Marietta Campus, Mountain View Campus, Paulding Campus, South Cobb Campus, and Woodstock Campus.

School Highlights

North Metro Technical College serves 2,512 students
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

North Metro Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Public Suburban-serving SingBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 years but < 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic

Student Body

The student population of North Metro Technical College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The North Metro Technical College diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment2,512 students2,712 students
This chart display the total enrollment of North Metro Technical College and community college average number of enrollment of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
% Unknown races
100%
9%
Diversity Score0.000.69
This chart display the diversity score of North Metro Technical College and the community college average diversity score of GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Finances and Admission

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid80%92%
This chart display the percent of students who is receiving some financial aid in North Metro Technical College and the percent of community college students who is receiving some financial aid in GA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Median Debt for Graduates--
Median Debt for Dropouts--
Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to North Metro Technical College is Chattahoochee Technical College (12.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 10,483 students | 12.70 Mi980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE
    Marietta GA  30060
    (770) 528-4545
    12.7010,483
  • 388 students | 16.30 Mi2359 Windy Hill Road
    Marietta GA  30067
    (770) 226-0056
    16.30388
  • Fortis College-Smyrna
    Private for-profit
    613 students | 16.70 Mi2140 South Cobb Drive
    Smyrna GA  30080
    (770) 980-0002
    16.70613
  • 1,246 students | 20.60 Mi6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row
    Atlanta GA  30328
    (770) 689-4795
    20.601,246
  • 428 students | 21.50 Mi1140 Hammond Dr Ste A-1150
    Atlanta GA  30328
    (770) 576-4498
    21.50428
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The average community college acceptance rate in Georgia is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Georgia community colleges have a diversity score of 0.69, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.