Georgia Piedmont Technical College: Review & Facts

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Georgia Piedmont Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,910 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1961 and is the only college located in Clarkston, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
65
Fair
Georgia Piedmont Technical College will give you the opportunity to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Georgia Piedmont Technical College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 65 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Automotive and Mechanic, Work and Family Studies, Business, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Georgia Piedmont Technical College is low at 57% (below Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Georgia Piedmont Technical College is low - 37%.

Student to faculty ratio at Georgia Piedmont Technical College is pretty decent: 14:1. Read more about faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,100
Low
Average tuition cost is very low, $4,300 a year. The additional fees at Georgia Piedmont Technical College (not included in tuition costs) are about $800; this comes to $5,100 a year.

Read the details about Georgia Piedmont 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
The school will consider accepting 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 Georgia Piedmont Technical College is $25.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Georgia Piedmont Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (404) 297-9522 or check Georgia Piedmont Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Georgia Piedmont Technical College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Georgia Piedmont 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 Piedmont Technical College.

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

Georgia Piedmont Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Georgia Piedmont Technical College, 495 N Indian Creek Dr, Clarkston, Georgia 30021-2397, USA
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