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Lanier Technical College Overview

Lanier Technical College is a public institution situated in Oakwood, Georgia. The rural area surrounding Lanier Technical College is great for students who love a peaceful atmosphere.

What Is Lanier Technical College Known For?

1,972 Undergraduate Awards
  • Although it may not be available for every major, the undergraduate certificate is the highest award a student can attain at Lanier Technical College.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.

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Lanier Technical College Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Lanier Technical College.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#18 Most Popular Online Accounting Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#24 Most Popular Online Business Administration & Management Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#32 Most Popular Online Business, Management & Marketing Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Lanier Technical College?

Location of Lanier Technical College

Contact details for Lanier Technical College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2535 Lanier Tech Drive, Oakwood, GA 30507
Phone: 770-533-7000
Website: www.laniertech.edu

How Do I Get Into Lanier Technical College?

You can apply to Lanier Technical College online at: www.laniertech.edu

Lanier Technical College has an open admissions policy, so you don't have to worry about getting into the school if you have a high school diploma or its equivalent.

Can I Afford Lanier Technical College?

2% Take Out Loans

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Lanier Technical College, approximately 2% of students took out student loans averaging $7,906 a year. That adds up to $31,624 over four years for those students.

Lanier Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,092 Full-Time Undergraduates
57% Women
30% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 4,051 undergraduate students at Lanier Technical College, with 1,092 being full-time and 2,959 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Lanier Technical College

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,092 full-time undergraduates at Lanier Technical College, 43% are male and 57% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Lanier Technical College

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Lanier Technical College students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Lanier Technical College Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 33
Black or African American 93
Hispanic or Latino 182
White 752
International Students 9
Other Races/Ethnicities 23

Online Learning at Lanier Technical College

528 Took All Classes Online
1,554 Took At Least One Class Online
-2.1% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 1,554 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Lanier Technical College has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 21st most popular in Georgia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Lanier Technical College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Lanier Technical College was -2.1%. This is the #2,335 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Lanier Technical College regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Lanier Technical College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Business Administration & Management 36%
Computer & Information Sciences 30%
Criminal Justice & Corrections 55%
Data Entry 43%
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences 2%
Fire Protection 39%
Health & Medical Administrative Services 13%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting 51%
Human Development & Family Studies 2%
Other Science Technologies/Technicians 88%
Science Technologies / Technicians 88%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Lanier Technical College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Lanier Technical College.

Major Growth Rate Rank
General Sales & Marketing #33
Fire Protection #55
Homeland Security #65
Marketing #142
Human Resource Management #152
Human Development & Family Studies #155
Business Support & Assistant Services #157
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences #185
Accounting #309
Health & Medical Administrative Services #367
Criminal Justice & Corrections #432
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #490

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Lanier Technical College Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate TOTAL
Precision Metal Working 172 4 47 223
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 31 46 69 146
Vehicle Maintenance & Repair 105 13 25 143
Allied Health Professions 53 34 41 128
Data Entry 123 0 0 123
Human Development & Family Studies 108 0 0 108
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 78 0 28 106
Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance 58 18 25 101
Cosmetology 64 0 34 98
Health & Medical Administrative Services 87 7 0 94
Business Administration & Management 35 29 28 92
Accounting 36 29 26 91
Design & Applied Arts 36 13 11 60
Criminal Justice & Corrections 35 13 5 53
Fire Protection 27 5 6 38
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 27 4 3 34
Horticulture 15 9 7 31
Information Technology 0 17 14 31
Electrical & Power Transmission Installers 13 4 14 31
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation & Refrigeration 19 0 11 30
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 14 14 28
Electronics Maintenance & Repair 27 0 0 27
Business Support & Assistant Services 0 15 8 23
Dental Support Services 0 11 7 18
Ground Transportation 18 0 0 18
Data Processing 9 4 4 17
Culinary Arts 17 0 0 17
Writing Studies 14 0 0 14
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 14 0 0 14
Computer Software & Applications 5 4 4 13
Other Science Technologies/Technicians 0 8 0 8
Mechanic & Repair Tech (Other) 0 4 0 4
Homeland Security 0 2 2 4
Civil Engineering Technology 2 0 0 2
Electronics Engineering Technology 2 0 0 2
Engineering Technology (Other) 0 2 0 2
Construction Management 0 0 0 0
Entrepreneurial Studies 0 0 0 0
General Business/Commerce 0 0 0 0
Hospitality Management 0 0 0 0
Human Resource Management 0 0 0 0
Marketing 0 0 0 0
General Sales & Marketing 0 0 0 0
Graphic Communications 0 0 0 0
Carpentry 0 0 0 0
Environmental Control Technology 0 0 0 0
Health Sciences & Services 0 0 0 0
Nursing 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 1,230 309 433 1,972

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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