South Georgia Technical College: Review & Facts

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South Georgia Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 1,905 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1948 and is one of the 2 schools located in Americus, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
62
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at South Georgia Technical College.

South Georgia Technical College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 62 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Welding, Automotive and Mechanic, Criminal Justice, and Electrical and Electronics. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
49%
The rate of student retention at South Georgia Technical College is very low at 49% (way below Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at South Georgia Technical College is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at SGTC is decent: 16:1. Learn more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,400
Average tuition charges are very low - $3,900 per year. The additional fees at South Georgia Technical College not covered by tuition are nearly $500; this makes it a total of $4,400 annually.

Read the details about South Georgia Technical 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



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
South Georgia Technical College might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at South Georgia Technical College is $20.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to South Georgia Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (229) 931-2394 or check South Georgia Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
South Georgia Technical College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at South Georgia Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
South Georgia Technical College offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates about 300 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity.

Based on the college crime data, South Georgia Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

South Georgia Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: South Georgia Technical College, 900 South GA Tech Parkway, Americus, Georgia 31709, USA
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