Wiregrass Georgia Technical College: Review & Facts

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Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 3,710 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1968 and is one of the 2 schools located in Valdosta, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
88
Fair
At Wiregrass Georgia Technical College you can earn your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 88 majors. The most popular concentrations are Medical Assistant, Cosmetology, Medical, Criminal Justice, and Automotive and Mechanic. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other colleges.


Student Retention
48%
Bad
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College student retention rate is very low at 48% (way below Georgia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is very low - 25%.

Student to faculty ratio at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is pretty good: 13:1. Read more on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,900
Low
Average tuition price is very low, around $4,300 a year. The additional fees at WGTC (not included in tuition costs) are about $600; which totals $4,900 per academic year.

Read the details about Wiregrass Georgia Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is $25.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (229) 333-2100 or check Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at WGTC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Currently there is no on-campus housing at Wiregrass Georgia Technical College.

Based on the college crime data, Wiregrass Georgia Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Wiregrass Georgia Technical College, 4089 Val Tech Rd, Valdosta, Georgia 31602-0929, USA
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