Guilford Technical Community College

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Admission Office

Admissions, New Garden Hall

5800 West Friendly Avenue

Greensboro, NC 27410-4108

(336) 316-2100

(800) 992-7759

Fax: (336) 316-2954

Contact: Randy Doss

Vice President, Enrollment and Campus Life
Main Address

5800 West Friendly Avenue

Greensboro, NC 27410-4108

(336) 316-2000

Total undergrads: 2,641

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 419

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,641


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: Free
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Essay(s) required
Recommended: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is optional

Very important admission factors:

Rigor of secondary school record

Important admission factors:

Application Essay
Extracurricular Activities
Standardized Test Scores
Academic GPA
Level of Applicant’s Interest


Alumni Relation
Geographical Residence
Racial/Ethnic Status
Religious Affiliation or Commitment
State Residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience
First generation college student

School achievement record and essay most important. Test scores, interview, recommendations, interests, leadership ability also important. Minimum SAT composite score of 1000 (exclusive of Writing) or ACT score of 22 recommended.

College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

African-American Studies B
Women’s Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Biomedical Sciences B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B,C
Business Administration/Management B,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B


Elementary Education B
Physical Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

French B
German B
Germanic Languages B
Spanish B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B


History – General B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Peace/Conflict Resolution Studies B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Health/Physical Fitness B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B
Religion/Religious Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B
Geology B
Physics B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B
Forensic Technologies B

Social Sciences

Economics B
International Relations B
Political Science/Government B
Sociology B

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.

Guilford Technical Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (336) 334-4822
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 601 E. Main Street, Jamestown, NC 27282
Setting: Suburb: Midsize
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 11,070
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 6,106 (55% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $2,319
Out-of-state Tuition: $7,695
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 75%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,588

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Guilford Technical Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Guilford Technical Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 21
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 119
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 86
Construction Trades 82
Education 42
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 2010
Health Professions and Related Programs 1514
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 84
Legal Professions and Studies 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 13
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 157
Personal and Culinary Services 52
Precision Production 83
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Transportation and Materials Moving 21
Visual and Performing Arts 35
Grand total 11274

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Guilford Technical Community 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 Fees 2019-2020
In-state $2,319
Out-of-state $7,695
Books and supplies $1,096

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 643 75%
Grant or scholarship aid 608 71% $4,588
Student loan aid 254 29% $5,033

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 5,707 55% $3,971
Federal student loans 3,343 32% $6,051

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Guilford Technical Community 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 Guilford Technical Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Guilford Technical Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 11,070
Undergraduate enrollment 11,070
Graduate enrollment 0

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

Guilford Technical Community College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does 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.

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