Georgia Northwestern Technical College: Review & Facts

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Georgia Northwestern Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,875 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1962 and is one of the 3 schools located in Rome, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
84
Fair
At Georgia Northwestern Technical College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

GNTC deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 84 majors. The most popular concentrations are Industrial Technologies, Management, Medical Assistant, Installation and Repair, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
55%
Bad
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 good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Georgia Northwestern Technical College student retention rate is low at 55% (way below Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Georgia Northwestern Technical College is very low - 28%.

Student to faculty ratio at Georgia Northwestern Technical College is reasonably decent - 18:1. Read more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,900
Low
Average tuition price is very low - $4,300 per academic year. The additional fees at GNTC beyond tuition are about $600; this comes to $4,900 annually.

Read the details about Georgia Northwestern Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting your 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) earned prior to admission.

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

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Georgia Northwestern Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (706) 295-6963 or check Georgia Northwestern Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



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

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Georgia Northwestern 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Georgia Northwestern Technical College.

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

Georgia Northwestern Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Georgia Northwestern Technical College, One Maurice Culberson Drive, Rome, Georgia 30161, USA
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