Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta

School Highlights
  • Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta serves 428 students (98% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 52%.
  • Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta is one of 8 community colleges within Fulton County, GA.
  • The nearest community college to Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta is The Art Institute of Atlanta (1.2 miles away).

Top Placements

Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta places among the top 20% of community colleges in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta(GA) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, for profitPublic
Total Faculty14 staff94 staff
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Total Faculty (2010-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment428 students2,588 students
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio31:127:1
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Student Staff Ratio (2010-2016)
# Full-Time Students420 students1,115 students
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students8 students1,473 students
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Part-Time Students (2013-2016)
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Enrollment Breakdown GA All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Black (2007-2016)
% White
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta More (2009-2016)
% Unknown races
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.440.65
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,300$29,600
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $15,050 is more than the state average of $14,834. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$15,050$14,834
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid100%93%
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,500$12,000
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,750$5,500
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate55%75%
Sanford-Brown College-Atlanta Percent Admitted (2007-2008)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • The Art Institute of Atlanta
    Private, for profit
    2,623 students | 1.20 Mi6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row
    Atlanta GA  30328
  • Brown Mackie College-Atlanta
    Private, for profit
    919 students | 3.40 Mi4370 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE
    Atlanta GA  30319
  • 346 students | 3.40 Mi5303 New Peachtree Rd
    Atlanta GA  30341
  • 341 students | 5.00 Mi3393 Peachtree Road, Suite 1003
    Atlanta GA  30326
  • 247 students | 7.80 Mi2359 Windy Hill Road
    Marietta GA  30067
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Did You Know?
For Atlanta private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,638 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Atlanta community colleges have a diversity score of 0.40, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Atlanta is Interactive College of Technology-Chamblee. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.