Chattahoochee Technical College

Chattahoochee Technical College

Chattahoochee Technical College, also referred to as Chattahoochee Tech or CTC, is a coeducational, public, technical college located in Marietta, Georgia, United States. It was established in 1961. It grants admission to over 6,000 students annually.

The College's sports teams are called the Running Herons. The official mascot is the Herons. Students of the College are encouraged to participate in cross country running and various other track and field events.

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Chattahoochee Technical College
980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE
Marietta , GA 30060-3300
General Phone: (770) 528-4545

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Chattahoochee Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair426computer repair, HVAC, automobile mechanics, motorcycle mechanic, mechanic and repair
Business and Management422operations management, business administration, accounting technology, call center operation, small business management, sales and marketing
Engineering Technician168electronics tech, biomedical tech, drafting, architectural drafting, mechanical drafting
Construction Trades92carpentry, electrician
Office and Administration86data entry, administrative assistant
Cooking and Culinary Arts78chef training, food prep and kitchen assistant
Computer Science and Engineering75computer programming, computer applications programming, web design, database administration, computer networking, computer security
Media72radio and TV tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine64EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Security and Law Enforcement51criminal justice and safety
Education and Teaching50early childhood education
Medical Support and Technology38medical assistant, surgical tech, health diagnostic professions
Family and Social Work37child care management, child care provider
Beauty and Cosmetology35cosmetology
Landscaping and Horticulture5applied horticulture, landscaping

Number of programs and degrees for Chattahoochee Technical College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1,07827
Associate's degree32021
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years746
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years22717

Chattahoochee Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Chattahoochee Technical College had a total enrollment of 6,264 students (4,485 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 47%
Black 37%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 2%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 6%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 12%
18-19 19%
20-21 18%
22-24 14%
25-29 12%
30-34 8%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Chattahoochee Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %
Part-Time 40 %

Chattahoochee Technical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Marietta, Georgia for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Georgia Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Chattahoochee Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,560
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 2,856
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
Chattahoochee Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 562000)

Chattahoochee Technical College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year36$65,62334$54,916
All faculty totalcalendar year36$65,62334$54,916

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year1*1*
All faculty totalacademic year1*1*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Chattahoochee Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation
Operations Management and Supervision
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
Small Business Administration/Management

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Systems Security
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant
Child Care and Support Services Management

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
Landscaping and Groundskeeping

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other
Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Technology/Technician

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Allied Health Diagnostic/Intervention/Treatment Professions, Oth
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

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What Sets Chattahoochee Technical College Apart:

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checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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