Central Georgia Technical College: Narrative Description

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CENTRAL GEORGIA TECHNICAL COLLEGE H-6

3300 Macon Tech Dr.
Macon, GA 31206-3628
Tel: (478)757-3400
Admissions: (478)757-3408
Fax: (478)757-3454
E-mail: [email protected]
Web Site: http://www.cgtcollege.org/

Description:

State-supported, 2-year, coed. Part of Georgia Department of Technical and Adult Education. Awards certificates, diplomas, and terminal associate degrees. Founded 1966. Setting: 152-acre suburban campus. Total enrollment: 5,464. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 16:1. 1,906 applied, 74% were admitted. Full-time: 2,592 students, 69% women, 31% men. Part-time: 2,872 students, 67% women, 33% men. Students come from 5 states and territories, 1 other country, 0% from out-of-state, 0.3% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 60% black, 0.5% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0.1% international, 59% 25 or older, 23% transferred in. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, distance learning, part-time degree program, external degree program, internships. Off campus study at Northwestern Technical Institute, Augusta Technical Institute, Athens Area Technical Institute.

Entrance Requirements:

Open admission. Option: deferred admission. Required: high school transcript. Entrance: noncompetitive.

Costs Per Year:

Application fee: $15. State resident tuition: $1008 full-time, $28 per credit hour part-time. Nonresident tuition: $2016 full-time, $56 per credit hour part-time. Mandatory fees: $138 full-time, $46 per term part-time. Full-time tuition and fees vary according to program. Part-time tuition and fees vary according to program.

Collegiate Environment:

Orientation program. Social organizations: 2 open to all. Most popular organizations: Skills USA-VICA, student government. Major annual events: Tobofest Fall Festival, Spring Fling, Student Appreciation Day. Campus security: 24-hour patrols. College housing not available. 16,500 books, 300 serials, 1,800 audiovisual materials, an OPAC, and a Web page.