Columbus Technical College: Ranking & Review

United States

Columbus Technical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)3,0971,0542,043

1,123 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

312 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Columbus Technical College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Columbus Technical College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Columbus Technical College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,136$4,272
Fees for full-time undergraduates$638$638
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$89$178

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs488488
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians470470
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services8383
Precision Production8181
Personal and Culinary Services5353
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services4949
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service4848
English Language and Literature & Letters4545
Construction Trades3737
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences3232
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2424
Legal Professions and Studies55
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities33
Biological and Biomedical Sciences22
Visual and Performing Arts
Grand Total1,4521,452

A total of 1,452 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Columbus Technical College.

Graduation rate21%35%12%
  • Full-time retention rate - 56%
  • Part-time retention rate - 39%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff272
Instructional FTE125
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address928 Manchester Expy
Columbus, Georgia, 31904-6572
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population190,000