Southwest Georgia Technical College: Review & Facts

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Southwest Georgia Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 1,635 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1963 and is one of the 2 schools and colleges located in Thomasville, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
50
Southwest Georgia Technical College will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

SWGTC implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 50 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Medical Assistant, Medical, Cosmetology, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against 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 typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
57%
The rate of student retention at Southwest Georgia Technical College is low at 57% (below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Southwest Georgia Technical College is below average - 50%.

Student to faculty ratio at Southwest Georgia Technical College is pretty good, 12:1. Read more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,200
Average tuition prices are very low - $3,900 per academic year. The additional fees at SWGTC not covered by tuition are nearly $300, which comes to a total of $4,200 per year.

Read the details about Southwest 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
This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

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

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Southwest Georgia Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (229) 225-4096 or check Southwest Georgia Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Southwest Georgia Technical College offers a distance education program 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 Southwest 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
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Southwest Georgia Technical College.

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

Southwest Georgia Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Southwest Georgia Technical College, 15689 US Hwy 19 North, Thomasville, Georgia 31792-9960, USA
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