Athens, GA Colleges

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Athens-Clarke County is a consolidated city–county in the U.S. state of Georgia, in the northeastern part of the state, comprising the former City of Athens proper (the county seat) and Clarke County. The University of Georgia is located in this college town and is responsible for the initial growth of the city. In 1991, after a vote the preceding year, the original city abandoned its charter in order to form a unified government with Clarke County, referred to collectively as Athens-Clarke County. As of the 2010 census, the consolidated city-county (including all of Athens-Clarke County except Winterville and a portion of Bogart) had a total population of 115,452; all of Clarke County had a population of 116,714. Athens-Clarke County is the sixth-largest city in Georgia and the principal city of the Athens-Clarke County, Georgia Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a population of 192,541 as of the 2010 Census.

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Schools in and around Athens, GA

Name
University of Georgia
Four or more years; Public; $24,411 average out-state tuition; $6,676 average in-state tuition
Athens Technical College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $3,600 average out-state tuition; $1,800 average in-state tuition
Georgia Institute of Cosmetology
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit
Emmanuel College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $14,550 average out-state tuition; $14,550 average in-state tuition
Lanier Technical College
At least 2 but less than 4 years; Public; $4,500 average out-state tuition; $2,250 average in-state tuition
Gainesville State College
Four or more years; Public; $8,208 average out-state tuition; $2,232 average in-state tuition
Lake Lanier School of Massage
Less than 2 years (below associate); Private for profit

Athens, GA Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Airgas-Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
Charles Clarke Cordle Memorial Scholarship $1,000 January 31, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017