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Schools Offering Technology Programs in Georgia


Each year, approximately 2.9% of Georgia graduates receive degrees in technology. Thus, Georgia's 94 technology schools put out approximately 7,225 technology professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Georgia with a technology program is Emory University, which is located in Atlanta. In 2010, it was ranked 14th nationwide. In 2010, Emory University graduated 51 students from its technology program. Tuition at Emory University was $39,158 per year.

University of Georgia, which is located in Athens, is the second-ranked school in Georgia that has a technology program. It received a ranking of 15th in the country in 2010. 274 students graduated with degree in technology from University of Georgia in 2010. University of Georgia charged in-state students $8,736 in tuition fees per year.

The third-ranked school in Georgia with a technology program is Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, which is located in Atlanta. In 2010, it was ranked 19th nationwide. 581 students graduated with degree in technology from Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus in 2010. Students at Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus paid $8,716 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Technology schools in Georgia, charge students an average tuition of $8,002 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $39,158 per year, or as little as $1,863 per year. In 2010, the technology schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Georgia were:

  1. Emory University - located in Atlanta, students are charged $39,158 per year
  2. Mercer University - located in Macon, students are charged $30,560 per year
  3. Savannah College of Art and Design - located in Savannah, students are charged $29,570 per year

The technology schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Georgia were:

  1. Central Georgia Technical College - located in Macon, students are charged $1,863 per year
  2. Athens Technical College - located in Athens, students are charged $1,863 per year
  3. Gwinnett Technical College - located in Lawrenceville, students are charged $2,064 per year

A technology degree from a Georgia school... what next?

The following counties have the largest number of Georgia technology professionals:

  1. Barrow County - 3,240 technology professionals
  2. Burke County - 350 technology professionals
  3. Houston County - 320 technology professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 7,650 technology professionals will be working in Georgia state. This would require the number of technology professionals to grow by 35%.

Salary

technology professionals in Georgia earn $58,070 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Georgia technology professional earned as little as less than $25,850 per year or as much as more than $102,260 per year. The counties in Georgia with the highest average salary for technology professionals are:

  1. Murray County - $75,850 per year
  2. Liberty County - $68,230 per year
  3. Houston County - $66,860 per year

On average, technology professionals earn the least in the following Georgia counties:

  1. Banks County - $50,920 per year
  2. Russell County - $52,730 per year
  3. Floyd County - $54,860 per year

On average, the highest paid technology professionals in Georgia were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $58,190 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $57,950 per year

The technology professionals with lowest average salaries in Georgia were:

  1. Instructional Designer And Technologist - $58,190 per year
  2. Electronics Technology Instructor - $57,950 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Georgia statistics regarding a career in technology and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as x ray technology or electrical engineering.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Technology in Georgia
  • Bachelor's Degree in Technology in Georgia
  • Master's Degree in Technology in Georgia
  • Doctoral Degree in Technology in Georgia
  • Certificate in Technology in Georgia

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,896 miles from location Strayer University-Georgia Atlanta GA n/a n/a n/a
5,901 miles from location Anthem College-Atlanta Atlanta GA n/a n/a n/a
5,845 miles from location University of Georgia Athens GA 84.6189 51% 34,885
5,902 miles from location Georgia State University Atlanta GA 68.3293 68% 30,427
5,895 miles from location Georgia Perimeter College Decatur GA 16.7262 58% 24,549
5,915 miles from location Kennesaw State University Kennesaw GA 60.8852 56% 22,389
5,904 miles from location Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Atlanta GA 80.8786 42% 20,291
5,746 miles from location Georgia Southern University Statesboro GA 32.9448 72% 19,086
5,704 miles from location South University-Savannah Savannah GA 17.3865 44% 13,179
5,899 miles from location Emory University Atlanta GA 86.1612 28% 12,930
5,827 miles from location Valdosta State University Valdosta GA 59.0098 52% 12,391
5,943 miles from location University of West Georgia Carrollton GA 56.8754 57% 11,500
5,911 miles from location Chattahoochee Technical College Marietta GA 11.9416 n/a 11,391
5,703 miles from location Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah GA 31.5137 31% 9,906
5,930 miles from location Columbus State University Columbus GA 24.244 61% 8,178
5,856 miles from location Mercer University Macon GA 66.2857 20% 8,072
5,707 miles from location Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah GA 55.7086 61% 7,538
5,948 miles from location West Georgia Technical College Waco GA 14.9188 n/a 7,313
5,765 miles from location Augusta State University Augusta GA 51.0634 68% 7,061
5,858 miles from location Central Georgia Technical College Macon GA 13.7605 n/a 6,950
5,885 miles from location Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville GA 13.6957 n/a 6,649
5,833 miles from location Georgia College & State University Milledgeville GA 63.1655 48% 6,633
0 miles from location Clayton State University Morrow GA 21.8026 53% 6,587
5,949 miles from location Georgia Northwestern Technical College Rome GA 15.91 n/a 5,994
5,884 miles from location Darton College Albany GA 11.5575 n/a 5,854
5,896 miles from location DeVry University-Georgia Decatur GA 18.0507 88% 5,808
5,941 miles from location Dalton State College Dalton GA 15.0432 n/a 5,722
5,882 miles from location North Georgia College & State University Dahlonega GA 27.7495 53% 5,652
5,704 miles from location Savannah Technical College Savannah GA 13.7948 n/a 5,483
5,951 miles from location Georgia Highlands College Rome GA 15.0481 100% 5,219
5,895 miles from location Southern Crescent Technical College Griffin GA 18.387 n/a 5,185
5,911 miles from location Southern Polytechnic State University Marietta GA 22.5982 63% 5,183
5,843 miles from location Athens Technical College Athens GA 14.3033 n/a 5,167
5,766 miles from location Augusta Technical College Augusta GA 18.8263 n/a 5,028
5,894 miles from location Dekalb Technical College Clarkston GA 14.4911 n/a 4,742
5,903 miles from location Atlanta Technical College Atlanta GA 12.0104 n/a 4,740
5,880 miles from location Albany State University Albany GA 26.6919 38% 4,473
5,932 miles from location Columbus Technical College Columbus GA 11.0556 n/a 4,172
5,874 miles from location Lanier Technical College Oakwood GA 15.9689 n/a 4,115
5,882 miles from location Albany Technical College Albany GA 19.8403 n/a 3,962
5,901 miles from location The Art Institute of Atlanta Atlanta GA 20.6102 91% 3,882
5,904 miles from location Clark Atlanta University Atlanta GA 22.0674 18% 3,873
5,701 miles from location Savannah State University Savannah GA 17.8643 n/a 3,820
5,837 miles from location Middle Georgia College Cochran GA 18.4475 59% 3,614
5,826 miles from location Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Valdosta GA 12.9737 n/a 3,585
5,901 miles from location Bainbridge College Bainbridge GA 14.7401 65% 3,558
5,869 miles from location Fort Valley State University Fort Valley GA 21.9471 40% 3,553
5,856 miles from location Middle Georgia Technical College Warner Robins GA 18.4993 n/a 3,543
5,722 miles from location College of Coastal Georgia Brunswick GA 6.56276 n/a 3,080
5,881 miles from location Georgia Gwinnett College Lawrenceville GA 8.78568 n/a 2,947
5,887 miles from location Georgia Southwestern State University Americus GA 23.3063 52% 2,903
5,857 miles from location North Georgia Technical College Clarkesville GA 25.3614 n/a 2,865
5,858 miles from location Piedmont College Demorest GA 22.0766 30% 2,811
5,872 miles from location Brenau University Gainesville GA 54.8741 12% 2,760
5,887 miles from location South Georgia Technical College Americus GA 22.0327 n/a 2,562
5,763 miles from location Medical College of Georgia Augusta GA 0.865177 n/a 2,515
5,748 miles from location Ogeechee Technical College Statesboro GA 16.8119 n/a 2,419
5,856 miles from location Moultrie Technical College White House GA 18.4235 n/a 2,407
5,904 miles from location Spelman College Atlanta GA 35.9892 26% 2,229
5,901 miles from location American InterContinental University Atlanta GA 16.6288 100% 2,050
5,804 miles from location South Georgia College Douglas GA 18.7999 100% 2,000
5,780 miles from location Southeastern Technical College Vidalia GA 16.8823 n/a 1,972
5,950 miles from location Berry College Mount Berry GA 63.3969 35% 1,922
5,814 miles from location Heart of Georgia Technical College Dublin GA 17.5704 n/a 1,815
5,775 miles from location Okefenokee Technical College Waycross GA 16.723 n/a 1,734
5,866 miles from location Southwest Georgia Technical College Thomasville GA 14.2445 n/a 1,721
5,900 miles from location University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus Atlanta GA 8.56179 n/a 1,568
5,749 miles from location Altamaha Technical College Jesup GA 22.7917 n/a 1,551
5,901 miles from location Sanford-Brown College Atlanta GA 17.7261 n/a 1,542
5,903 miles from location Bauder College Atlanta GA 13.6509 n/a 1,499
5,832 miles from location Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus Milledgeville GA 17.1356 n/a 1,406
5,856 miles from location American Professional Institute Macon GA 18.7363 n/a 1,299
5,769 miles from location Georgia Military College-Augusta Campus Augusta GA 13.1817 n/a 1,258
5,907 miles from location Javelin Technical Training Center Atlanta GA 17.902 n/a 1,208
5,769 miles from location University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus Augusta GA 4.41125 n/a 1,165
5,914 miles from location Reinhardt University Waleska GA 23.6514 30% 1,123
5,810 miles from location Sandersville Technical College Sandersville GA 23.0244 n/a 1,116
5,763 miles from location Paine College Augusta GA 40.8694 21% 907
5,901 miles from location Brown Mackie College-Atlanta Atlanta GA 7.58458 n/a 868
5,908 miles from location Everest Institute-Marietta Marietta GA 27.1252 100% 824
5,902 miles from location Westwood College-Atlanta Midtown Atlanta GA 2.95808 n/a 675
5,707 miles from location University of Phoenix-Savannah Campus Savannah GA 3.55339 n/a 668
5,891 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Duluth Duluth GA 17.8573 100% 666
5,905 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Atlanta Atlanta GA 11.0395 100% 609
5,901 miles from location Herzing University Atlanta GA 18.242 100% 609
5,908 miles from location Lincoln College of Technology Marietta GA 16.6114 n/a 580
5,915 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Kennesaw Kennesaw GA 13.4819 100% 507
5,895 miles from location Westwood College-Northlake Atlanta GA 3.32948 n/a 490
5,898 miles from location Interactive College of Technology Atlanta GA 26.2665 n/a 312
5,901 miles from location The Creative Circus Atlanta GA 17.1535 n/a 234
5,896 miles from location Iverson Business School Atlanta GA 23.3476 n/a 190
5,902 miles from location Grady Health System Professional Schools Atlanta GA 18.741 n/a 84
5,899 miles from location Interactive College of Technology Morrow GA 22.0155 n/a 53
5,874 miles from location Interactive College of Technology Gainesville GA 25.0019 n/a 50
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Instructional Coordinators + 4,810 $58,190 -42.2%
2
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters, All Other + 1,030 $57,950 -40.5%
 

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