Georgia Technical Schools

A technical school can help prepare students for a career in dozens of different industries. Technical careers opportunities are plentiful in technical electronics and computer technology industries, accounting, office, and new media technologies, and maintenance technologies. Technical school graduates work as science technicians, pharmacy technicians, veterinary medical technicians and paramedics, engineering technicians, sound engineering technicians and more. Most technical schools offer a wide variety of degree options, so finding a technical school to match your chosen field should be easy. The trick is to find an accredited technical school with a high placement rate. Fortunately, several Georgia technical schools fit the bill.

Georgia technical schools offer certificates, associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees, and advanced degrees in technical related fields. Georgia’s best technical schools include Georgia Institute of Technology (est. 1885) , Central Georgia Technical College (est. 1966), and West Georgia Technical College (also est. 1966). Overall, the state of Georgia has 74 public and 61 private institutions with more than 394,000 students enrolled. There are thousands of students enrolled in Georgia technical schools with more than 20,000 enrolled in the state’s top technical schools alone. According to the latest figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau, undergraduate technical school enrollment is 266,000+ students across the nation.

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Facts and Figures for Georgia Technical Schools

Average Tuition Costs On-Campus

The average cost for tuition and fees at a public Georgia technical school is $4,006 per academic year. The average cost for tuition and fees at a private Georgia technical school is $20,175 per academic year.

Average Tuition Costs Online

The tuition costs for online Georgia technical schools start at around $200 per credit hour. For graduate school, tuition starts at around $300 per credit hour. Online technical school students will pay the same amount for tuition and fees as on-campus programs, but you will save a significant amount of money by eliminating room & board expenses as well as transportation costs. The average room and board costs for public Georgia colleges is $7,000 per academic year.

Noted On-Campus Georgia Technical Schools and Enrollment

Georgia Institute of Technology (avg. enrollment, 13,515 students)
West Georgia Technical College, (avg. enrollment, 1,779 students)
Central Georgia Technical College (avg. enrollment, 4,898 students)
 
Noted Online Technical Schools Available in Georgia

Georgia Institute of Technology
West Georgia Technical College
Albany Technical College
Altamaha Technical College
Athens Technical College
Central Georgia Technical College

Accredited Georgia Technical Schools

Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Northwestern Technical College
Chattahoochee Technical College
Southeastern Technical College
West Georgia Technical College

Sources
Princeton Review
National Center for Education and Statistics
The U.S. Census Bureau
U.S. Department of Educa

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Locations Georgia