West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange)

One College Circle
Lagrange, GA 30240-0000
Tel: (706)845-4323
School Highlights
  • West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange) serves 1,806 students
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange) is the only community colleges within Troup County, GA.
  • The nearest community college is Southern Union State Community College (31.60 miles away).

School Overview

    West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange)(GA) Community College Avg.
    Carnegie ClassificationAssociates--Public Rural-serving MediumBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
    Institution LevelAt least 2 years but < 4 yearsAt least 2 years but < 4 years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The student population of 1,806 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
    • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    Total Enrollment1,806 students2,588 students
    West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange) Total Enrollment (2014-2016)
    % Unknown races
    100%
    9%
    Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.0.000.65
    West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange) Diversity Score (2014-2016)

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid97%93%
      West Georgia Technical College (LaGrange) % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2014-2016)
      Median Debt for Graduates-$12,875
      Median Debt for Dropouts-$5,574
      Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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      For Georgia public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,413 per year for in-state students and $7,181 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 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

      Georgia community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.65, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Georgia is Georgia Perimeter College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.