Ogeechee Technical College

  • Ogeechee Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, is a public institution of higher learning that contributes to economic, educational, and community development by providing quality technical education and services, adult literacy education, continuing education, and customized business and industry workforce training to the citizens of the communities it serves. Ogeechee Technical College will serve as a catalyst for economic prosperity in the region by providing a student-centered environment to prepare lifelong learners to succeed in a global society.

School Highlights

Ogeechee Technical College serves 2,014 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 87 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ogeechee Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty87 staff94 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Ogeechee Technical College has declined by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The Ogeechee Technical College diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment2,014 students2,187 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:130:1
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# Full-Time Students783 students1,008 students
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# Part-Time Students1,231 students1,704 students
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% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
5%
7%
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% Black
32%
35%
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% White
58%
43%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.68
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College Completion Rate
50%
37%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$23,700$29,600
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $2,812 is less than the state average of $3,428. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $4,948 is less than the state average of $7,196. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,812$3,428
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Out-State Tuition Fees$4,948$7,196
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%92%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,564$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,457$5,625
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Ogeechee Technical College is East Georgia State College (34.5 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,942 students | 34.50 Mi131 College Cir
    Swainsboro GA  30401
    (478) 289-2000
    34.502,942
  • 699 students | 34.90 Mi346 Kite Rd
    Swainsboro GA  30401
    (478) 289-2200
    34.90699
  • 1,817 students | 37.30 Mi3001 E First St
    Vidalia GA  30474
    (912) 538-3100
    37.301,817
  • 3,817 students | 48.00 Mi5717 White Bluff Rd
    Savannah GA  31405
    (912) 443-5700
    48.003,817
  • 2,116 students | 48.10 Mi1 University Boulevard
    Bluffton SC  29909
    (843) 208-8000
    48.102,116
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Did You Know?
For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,428 per year for in-state students and $7,196 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 74%. 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 0.73. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Gwinnett Technical College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.