Okefenokee Technical College (Closed 2013)

  • The academic programs at Okefenokee Technical College are designed to provide the opportunity to develop academic knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to secure personally satisfying, rewarding, and socially useful employment. All programs of study comply with Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) approved curriculum reflecting current, up-to-date knowledge and skills training. TCC programs provide a structured sequence of credit courses that will enable individuals to either be employed in an entry-level position or to increase job proficiencies.
School Highlights
  • Okefenokee Technical College is the only community colleges within Ware County, GA.
  • The nearest community college to Okefenokee Technical College is Waycross College (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

    Okefenokee Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The Okefenokee Technical College diversity score of 1.00 is more than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has grown by 149% over five years.
    Diversity Score1.000.65
    College Completion Rate (Year 2013)
    38%
    29%
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,500$29,600

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2013)97%93%
      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2013 (or latest year available) IPEDS

      Nearby Schools

      • The nearest community college to Okefenokee Technical College is Waycross College (0.7 miles away).
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