West Georgia Technical College

Lagrange, GA

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West Georgia Technical College

West Georgia Technical College

West Georgia Technical College Student Essentials

West Georgia Technical College Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Knights
Website: www.westgatech.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $1,539
Out-of-State Tuition: $4,500
Enrollment: 1,858
Year Established: 1966

About West Georgia Technical College

A major source of employment for local industries, West Georgia Technical College (WGTC) in LaGrange, Georgia uses up-to-date methods to train its graduates for up-to-date careers.

West Georgia Technical College offers more than 130 diploma, certificate and degree programs in the most in-demand healthcare, business, technical and industrial fields.

Using state-of-the-art technology and equipment is one of the ways that WGTC makes students as proficient and current as they can be.

West Georgia Tech’s student services also offer up-to-date support in all areas. WGTC’s Jobweb, for example, helps both current students and alumni to find employment through a comprehensive online service.

Other student services include Mentor Connection, a program whereby older students mentor younger ones, and disability services.

WGTC is also always revising its course and degree offerings to match the current economic and vocational needs of the area. Local advisory boards help keep WGTC apprised of such industry changes.

Numerous state grants and scholarships are available to help students from impoverished or disenfranchised backgrounds. There are also private scholarships and federal loans available to those who qualify.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4.5 of 5 Stars 3 Reviews

67% of students gave West Georgia Technical College 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

I am just starting out, I have not taken advantage of all the programs offered. Give me time as i try to find myself. At 18 years of age I still have challenges that I have not over came. I really do not know what i want to do.


Student at This School - Grad Year 2015

Overall Rating

I like learning.


West Georgia Technical College Map & Location

West Georgia Technical College
1 College Circle
Lagrange, GA 30240


Getting Around West Georgia Technical College

Walkability

Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

4/10
walk

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Lagrange, GA

Winter
Dec
55
34
Jan
53
31
Feb
58
33
Spring
Mar
66
39
Apr
73
46
May
80
55
Summer
Jun
87
64
Jul
89
68
Aug
88
67
Fall
Sep
82
62
Oct
73
49
Nov
64
40

Students

Total Students 1,858

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 39%
  • Caucasian: 59%
  • Asian: 1%
Latino 1%
African American 39%
Caucasian 59%
Asian 1%

Students State Origin:

  • Georgia: 96%
  • Alabama: 3%
  • Other: 1%
Georgia 96%
Alabama 3%
Other 1%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 63%
Part-Time 37%
In-State 96%
Out-of-State 4%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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West Georgia Technical College

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