Southeastern Technical College
- Southeastern Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, provides an innovative, educational environment for student learning through associate degree, diploma, and technical certificate of credit programs; adult and continuing education; and customized training and services focused on building a well-educated, globally competitive workforce for Southeastern Georgia. Southeastern Technical College will be recognized as an educational leader in Southeastern Georgia. The College will deliver quality, student-centered, and accessible postsecondary education and training. The College will empower students for success, cultivating innovative and economically thriving communities and enterprises.
- The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 38% over five years.
|Southeastern Technical College||(GA) Community College Avg.|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||Four or more years|
|Total Faculty||86 staff||94 staff|
|Total Enrollment||1,623 students||2,588 students|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||27:1|
|# Full-Time Students||415 students||1,115 students|
|# Part-Time Students||1,208 students||1,473 students|
|College Completion Rate|
|Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)||$24,200||$29,600|
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS
- The nearest community college to Southeastern Technical College is Swainsboro Technical College (27.1 miles away).
- College Location Mi. Students
- 699 students | 27.10 Mi346 Kite Rd
Swainsboro,  GA  30401
- 2,910 students | 27.30 Mi131 College Cir
Swainsboro,  GA  30401
- 2,340 students | 34.60 MiOne Joseph E. Kennedy Blvd
Statesboro,  GA  30458
- 1,851 students | 39.00 Mi560 Pinehill Rd
Dublin,  GA  31021
- n/a students | 44.50 Mi71 Airport Rd
Eastman,  GA  31023
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