Atlanta Metropolitan State College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - GoodCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Atlanta Metropolitan State College is a medium two-year, public school with 2,875 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1974 and is one of the 39 schools and colleges located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
2
At Atlanta Metropolitan State College you can obtain your associate's degree.

AMC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 2 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
67%
The student retention rate at Atlanta Metropolitan State College is relatively low at 67% (close to Georgia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students like their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Atlanta Metropolitan State College is very low - 12%. About 8% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Atlanta Metropolitan State College is a bit disappointing - 27:1. Find out more information about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$8,700
Average tuition pricing is low - about $7,700 per year. The additional fees at Atlanta Metropolitan State College beyond tuition are approximately $1,000, which makes it a total of $8,700 a year.

Read the details about Atlanta Metropolitan State College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
69%
According to recent data, 800 applications were submitted and 549 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to be accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at AMC is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Atlanta Metropolitan State College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (404) 756-4000 or check Atlanta Metropolitan State College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$12,000
Atlanta Metropolitan State College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at AMC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Safety
Grade
B-
Atlanta Metropolitan State College provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 100 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is very high -- nearly $12,000 a year.

Based on the college crime information, Atlanta Metropolitan State College appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Atlanta Metropolitan State College Location and Maps



Post Address: Atlanta Metropolitan State College, 1630 Metropolitan Parkway, SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30310-4498, USA
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