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 Georgia Perimeter College 

Name: Georgia Perimeter College
President/CEO: Anthony S. Tricoli
City: Decatur
State: GA
Type: Public
Campus Setting: Urban, Multi-Campus
Year Established: 1964


Student Characteristics Based on Fall 2010 IPEDS Data

2010 Fall Credit Enrollment
Total Enrollment: 25,113
Part Time: 54.4%
Fulltime: 45.6%

Male: 38.5%
Female: 61.5%

African-American: 42.3%
Asian/Pacific Islander: 8.2%
Hispanic: 6.0%
Native American: 0.3%
White: 30.6%
Other: 12.6%


 Georgia Perimeter College President

Anthony S. Tricoli

 Georgia Perimeter College Board Chair

Carolyn Glenn
Board Chair

Quote from the President

"Record enrollments, new facilities and more opportunities for our students make the affordable, accessible quality education at Georgia Perimeter College even more outstanding. The teaching excellence, commitment to community and student achievement we exhibit at GPC has not gone unnoticed. Our college, faculty, staff, and students have received numerous accolades on an international, national and state level. We continue to maintain our focus on student success now and in the future."

Interesting Facts

  • Home to the Southern Academy for Literary Arts and Scholarly Research
  • Home to the Atlanta Center for Civic Engagement and Service Learning
  • Enrollment continues to soar at our four campuses and several sites
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