Georgia Gwinnett College

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School Overview

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50
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In-State Tuition
A-List Ranking

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20
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In-State Tuition
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100
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Out-of-State Tuition
A-List Ranking

Having opened its doors as the Gwinnett
Area Technical School in 1984, the current
Gwinnett Technical College is accredited
by the Southern Association of Colleges
and Schools. It offers more than 50
programs that can be finished in two years
or less, including Bioscience, Computer
Programming, Horticulture, Marketing
Management and Welding.

Athletics

There are no athletic programs at
Gwinnett. However, there are a variety of
clubs and organizations, several of them
sports-related.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Gwinnett offers HOPE scholarships and
grants, loans and grants, work-study
programs and scholarships to help students
defray the cost of attendance. All
applicants must complete the Free
Application for Federal Student Aid.

Library System

Gwinnett’s library offers a wide selection
of print, media and electronic resources
as well as interlibrary loan services and
referrals to resources beyond the campus
collection. Wireless access is available,
as are internet workstations, DVD viewing
and a coin-operated photocopier.

Student Housing

There is no student housing available. All
students arrange off-campus housing on
their own.

General Information

Admission
Office

5150 Sugarloaf Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30243
(770) 962-7580
Fax: (770) 685-1267
Contact: Florance Halloran
Director of Admissions
Main
Address

5150 Sugarloaf Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-5702
(770) 962-7580
www.gwinnetttech.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,383
First-time degree-seeking
freshmen: 846
Degree-seeking undergrads: 5,120

Setting
Suburban setting
Large town (10,000 – 49,999)
Commuter campus

Degrees
offered:

Associate

Admissions Information

Application
Fee

College has an application fee:
Yes
Regular application fee: $20
Online application fee: $20
Admissions

Policies/Requirements
Selection criteria vary by
program. Competitive screening
process for some health science
programs.

College Majors

Arts,
Visual & Performing

Commercial

Photography A
Interior
Design A
Photography

A

Biological & Biomedical
Sciences

Biotechnology

A

Business, Management, &
Marketing

Accounting

A,C
Administrative/Secretarial

Services A
Apparel/Accessories

Marketing C
Banking/Financial

Services C
Construction

Management A
Entrepreneurial

Studies C
Fashion
Merchandising A
Human
Resources Development C
Human
Resources Management A
Information

Processing/Data Entry A
Marketing

Management A,C
Merchandising

C
Office
Clerical Services C
Office
Management A
Restaurant/Food

Services Management A,C
Retailing

C
Sales/Selling

Skills C
Small
Business Administration C
Tourism/Travel

Services C
Travel/Tourism

Management A,C

Computer & Information
Sciences

Computer
Programming – General A
Computer/Systems

Security A,C
Game
design and development A,C
Networking/LAN/WAN

Management A,C
Web/Multimedia

Design A,C

Construction Trades
Carpentry

C
Construction

Site Management A
Construction

Trades – General A

Engineering Technologies
Drafting
and Design Technology A

Health Professions &
Clinical Sciences

Dental
Assistance C
Dental
Laboratory Technology A
EMT
Ambulance Attendant C
Emergency

Medical Technology A,C
Health
Services – General A,C
Medical
Office Assistant C
Medical
Radiologic Technology A
Medical
Transcription C
Nursing
– Practical C
Radiologic

Technology/Medical Imaging A
Respiratory

Therapy A
Veterinarian

Assistance A,C

Mechanic & Repair
Technologies

Automotive

Technology A,C
Communications

Systems C
Computer
Installation/Repair C
Diesel
Mechanics C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration

Mechanics C
Heavy
Equipment Maintenance C

Personal & Culinary
Services

Culinary
Arts/Related Services A,C

Precision Production Trades
Woodworking

A

Security & Protective
Services

Fire
Science/Firefighting A
Police
Science A

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.

Georgia Gwinnett College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (678) 407-5000
Website: www.ggc.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://start.ggc.edu/Ellucian.ERecruiting.Web.External/Pages/Welcome.aspx
Address: 1000 University Center Lane, Lawrenceville, GA 30043
Setting: Suburb: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 12,831
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 15%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 12,055 (94% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,762
Out-of-state Tuition: $16,744
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 85%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,920

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

Georgia Gwinnett College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Georgia Gwinnett College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 2
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 1
Grand total 16

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Georgia Gwinnett 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 $5,762
Out-of-state $16,744
Books and supplies $1,440

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 1,761 85%
Grant or scholarship aid 1,547 75% $5,920
Student loan aid 731 35% $5,790

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 8,696 70% $5,572
Federal student loans 4,595 37% $5,482

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Georgia Gwinnett 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 Georgia Gwinnett College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 4,853 2,065 2,788
Percent admitted 100% 92% 95%
Percent admitted who enrolled 58% 60% 56%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
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

Georgia Gwinnett College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 12,831
Undergraduate enrollment 12,831
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

Georgia Gwinnett College Accreditation

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

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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