North Georgia Technical College

North Georgia Technical College

North Georgia Technical College, often called as NGTC, is a technical college located in Clarkesville, Georgia, United States. It is the oldest technical college in the state. Apart from its main campus in Clarkesville, NGTC has satellite campuses located in Toccoa and Blairsville. The college offers undergraduate programs in various educational fields including medical, technical & industrial, and business and computer, among others. Apart from its campuses, the college also has a strong online presence, providing education to numerous students through its online campus.

NGTC offers intramural sports programs in softball, basketball, volleyball, flag football, and others. to students. The college has a fully equipped gymnasium. Outdoor sports facilities offered by the college include a softball field, a sand volleyball court, tennis courts, a badminton court, and a horseshoe pit. A weight room, along with billiard and ping pong tables is also provided to students.

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North Georgia Technical College
1500 Georgia Hwy 197 N
Clarkesville , GA 30523
General Phone: (706) 754-7700

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North Georgia Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair161computer repair, HVAC, heavy equipment maintenance, industrial mechanics, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, motorcycle mechanic, marine mechanic, mechanic and repair ...
Nursing and Emergency Medicine107EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Construction Trades85electrician, lineworker
Office and Administration71data entry, administrative assistant
Business and Management65operations management, business administration, accounting technology, call center operation, entrepreneurship
Beauty and Cosmetology59cosmetology, aesthetician and skin care, manicurist
Medical Support and Technology57medical coding, medical assistant, pharmacy tech, medical lab tech
Transportation54truck and bus driver
Production Trades46machine shop assistant, tool and die tech, welding
Therapy and Counseling26massage therapy
Security and Law Enforcement25criminal justice and safety, fire-fighting
Medical Administration17medical office assistant, medical receptionist
Landscaping and Horticulture17applied horticulture, turf management
Photography and Commercial Art16commercial photography
Computer Science and Engineering15web design, computer networking
Cooking and Culinary Arts13pastry, chef training
Engineering Technician9water quality and recycling tech, environmental control tech
Education and Teaching1early childhood education

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years23119
Associate's degree8312
Award of less than 1 academic year45631
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years746

North Georgia Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, North Georgia Technical College had a total enrollment of 1,964 students (1,887 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 90%
Black 7%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 21%
20-21 18%
22-24 13%
25-29 13%
30-34 9%
35-39 8%
40-49 11%
50-64 7%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

North Carolina1%

North Georgia Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 67 %
Part-Time 46 %

North Georgia Technical College Room and Board (2007)

North Georgia Technical College offers campus housing for 184 of its 1,887 (full-time) students.

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

The school offers students a meal plan with 12 meals per week.

North Georgia Technical College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,581
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 2,877
Room and board $ 3,075
Room charge $ 645
Board (meal plan) charge $ 2,280
Books and supplies $ 958
Other expenses $ 3,103

Financial Aid:
North Georgia Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 561900)

North Georgia Technical College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track3933

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year38$47,00233$46,586
All faculty totalcalendar year38$47,00233$46,586

*: 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*0*
All faculty totalacademic year1*0*

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

North Georgia Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Operations Management and Supervision

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Construction Trades

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching

Engineering Technician
Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians, Other
Water Quality & Wastewater Treatment Mgmt & Recycling Tech

Landscaping And Horticulture
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General
Turf and Turfgrass Management

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Marine Maintenance/Fitter and Ship Repair Technology/Technician
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other
Motorcycle Maintenance and Repair Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Reception/Receptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant

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

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial Photography

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Tool and Die Technology/Technician
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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Top 18%North Georgia Technical College % of degrees in mechanics and repair
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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
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checked Career counseling
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checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
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checked On-campus library
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checked Offers a board (meal) plan

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