Savannah Technical College

Savannah Technical College

Savannah Technical College, also known as STC or Savannah Tech, was founded in 1929. The main campus of the college is situated in Savannah, Georgia, United States. The college also has additional campuses located in Savannah, Liberty County, and Effingham County. STC offers several undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs in diverse areas of study ranging from Business to Nursing and Emergency Medicine. STC is organized into a number of academic divisions. The college also boasts of an enrollment of more than 3,500 students each quarter.

STC has an active student life. Some of the on-campus student clubs and organizations are the Association of Computer Information Technology, Phi Beta Lambda, Savannah Tech Association for Young Children, Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Medical Assisting Club, and Surgical Technology Club.

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Contacting Savannah Technical College

Savannah Technical College
5717 White Bluff Rd
Savannah , GA 31405-5594
General Phone: (912) 443-5700

Savannah Technical College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair313computer repair, HVAC, industrial mechanics, autobody repair, automobile mechanics, aircraft maintenance, aircraft powerplant tech
Nursing and Emergency Medicine214EMT paramedic, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Transportation160truck and bus driver
Production Trades120machine shop assistant, welding, cabinetmaking
Construction Trades117carpentry, electrician
Medical Support and Technology94dental assistant, medical assistant, surgical tech, phlebotomy, mental health services tech
Medical Administration86medical transcription, medical office assistant, medical billing
Business and Management85logistics, operations management, accounting technology, sales and marketing
Computer Science and Engineering43data processing tech, web design, computer networking
Education and Teaching34early childhood education
Cooking and Culinary Arts31chef training, food prep and kitchen assistant
Beauty and Cosmetology26cosmetology
Engineering Technician22electronics tech, drafting, CAD and design
Office and Administration17administrative assistant
Security and Law Enforcement11criminal justice and safety
Hospitality4hospitality management
Family and Social Work4child care provider
Liberal Arts4technical and business writing

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year1,04032
Associate's degree15712
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years665
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years12216

Savannah Technical College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Savannah Technical College had a total enrollment of 4,159 students (3,543 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 35%
Black 53%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 4%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 14%
20-21 16%
22-24 16%
25-29 18%
30-34 11%
35-39 8%
40-49 9%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

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

South Carolina1%

Savannah Technical College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 46 %
Part-Time 35 %

Savannah Technical College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Savannah, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,539
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 2,835
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
Savannah Technical College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 561800)

Savannah 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 year41$54,10538$55,266
All faculty totalcalendar year41$54,10538$55,266

*: 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 year0*3$34,376
All faculty totalacademic year0*3$34,376

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

Savannah Technical College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Logistics and Materials Management
Operations Management and Supervision
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
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
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Hospitality Administration/Management, General

Liberal Arts
Technical and Business Writing

Mechanics And Repair
Aircraft Powerplant Technology/Technician
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/Technician
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology

Medical Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
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

Production Trades
Cabinetmaking and Millwork/Millwright
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operation

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What Sets Savannah Technical College Apart:

Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
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% of degrees in medical administration
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Top 11%Savannah Technical College % of degrees in medical administration
Number of degree programs
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Top 12%Savannah Technical College Number of degree programs
Female % of student body
(for colleges of its size and type)
Top 14%Savannah Technical College Female % of student body
% of degrees in mechanics and repair
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 14%Savannah Technical College % of degrees in mechanics and repair
% of degrees in construction trades
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 15%Savannah Technical College % of degrees in construction trades
% of degrees in transportation
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Top 17%Savannah Technical College % of degrees in transportation
Number of students
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Top 18%Savannah Technical College Number of students
Minority % of student body
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Top 20%Savannah Technical College Minority % of student body

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checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
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checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
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