South Georgia Technical College
Americus, GA 31709

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,829
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 200 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
No
Academic
Occupational
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
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
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

South Georgia Technical 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.

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

South Georgia Technical College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $4,272 and in-state students paid $2,136.

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

$5,266
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,136
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$4,272
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of South Georgia Technical College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 76% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,960 (which is 13.6% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at South Georgia Technical College in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$4,960
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
97%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, South Georgia Technical College has enrolled a total of 1,829 students (917 students full-time and 912 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,829 students, 64 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 47% men and 53% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 68 students for distance studies.

1,829
Total Enrollment
64
Transfers

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 53%

White: 43%

Hispanic: 3%

Asian: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Two or more races: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at South Georgia Technical 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
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 14% 623
Personal And Culinary Services 10% 441
Health Professions And Related Programs 10% 438
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 9% 404 20
Precision Production 6% 275
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 6% 271
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 6% 251 0
Construction Trades 4% 173
Transportation And Materials Moving 2% 100
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 2% 88

Graduation & Dropout Rates

52%
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 South Georgia Technical College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

10%
Still enrolled
38%
Dropout rate
--
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

$18,600
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of South Georgia Technical College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,600. Last year, out of the total 763 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 626 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 687 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 529 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $18,600 $23,400
Employment Rate 82% 77%
Total Graduates 763 687

Campus Location

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