Columbus Tech, Columbus Technical College

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School Overview

Admission Office

928 Manchester Expressway

Columbus, GA 31904

(706) 649-1800

Fax: (404) 649-1885

Contact: Nicole Kennedy

Director of Admissions
Main Address

928 Manchester Expressway

Columbus, GA 31904

(706) 649-1800

www.columbustech.org
Size

Total undergrads: 3,687

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 659

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,621

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Interview required

A note about the college’s admission requirements: Special requirements for health programs.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Horticulture Science A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation C

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Sciences/Systems C

Construction Trades

Carpentry C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Medical Assistance C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C
Surgical Technology A,C

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair C
Automotive Technology A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair A,C
Mechanics & Repair – General C

Personal & Culinary Services

Cosmetology C

Precision Production Trades

CabinetmakingMillwork C
Welding Technology C

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Columbus Technical College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(706) 641-5684
Website:www.columbustech.edu/
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.gacollege411.org/applications/GDTAE/apply.html?application_id=3395
Address:928 Manchester Expy, Columbus, GA 31904-6572
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:3,228
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,922 (60% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$2,704
Out-of-state Tuition:$4,840
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,501

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Columbus Technical College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Columbus Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services105
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services54
Construction Trades2
Education21
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields33
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Health Professions and Related Programs2112
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians123
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies11
Personal and Culinary Services101
Precision Production61
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total7935

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Columbus Technical College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services22
Education11
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total35

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Columbus Technical College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$2,704
Out-of-state$4,840
Books and supplies$1,465

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid23290%
Grant or scholarship aid22588%$5,501
Student loan aid62%$3,421

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,29287%$4,413
Federal student loans00%$0

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Columbus Technical College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Columbus Technical College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Columbus Technical College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment3,228
Undergraduate enrollment3,228
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Columbus Technical College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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