Guilford Technical Community College
Jamestown, NC 27282

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 11,059
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 21:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Guilford Technical Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Guilford Technical Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $6,968 and in-state students paid $2,128.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$10,483
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,128
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$6,968
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 75% of Guilford Technical Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 63% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,336 (which is 0.7% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Guilford Technical Community College in 2016-2017, was 366, which is 30% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,227 (which is 7.2% below the national average.)

$4,336
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$4,227
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
75%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Guilford Technical Community College has enrolled a total of 11,059 students (5,196 students full-time and 5,863 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 11,059 students, 1,299 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 2,021 students for distance studies.

11,059
Total Enrollment
1,299
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 42%

Black/African American: 38%

Hispanic: 8%

Asian: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Guilford Technical Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 19% 1,420 280
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 18% 1,406 0
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 12% 920
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 7% 523 85
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 6% 495 101
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 5% 414 0
Personal And Culinary Services 4% 302
Education 4% 284 0
Visual And Performing Arts 2% 177
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 157

Graduation & Dropout Rates

17%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Guilford Technical Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

12%
Still enrolled
44%
Dropout rate
27%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$21,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Guilford Technical Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $21,400. Last year, out of the total 3,356 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,819 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,495 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,046 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $21,400 $27,500
Employment Rate 84% 82%
Total Graduates 3,356 2,495

Campus Location

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