Albany Technical College

1704 South Slappey Boulevard
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Mission Statement
  Albany Technical College (ATC) located in Southwest Georgia, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, offers Technical Certificates of Credit, Diplomas, and Associate Degrees. ATC exists to train individuals to meet dynamic workforce needs, promote economic and community growth through the delivery of quality credit instruction, adult education, and customized training using traditional and distance education formats.
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education – undergraduate programs offered
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Carnegie Classification
Associate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
For-credit instruction programs offered
Adult basic or high school equivalency
Noncredit education offered
Workforce Education
Contract Training/Customized Training
Recreational/Avocational/Leisure/Personal Enrichment
Adult Basic Education
Adult High School Diploma or Equivalent
English as a Second Language
Continuing Professional Education
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty by primary function, Fall 2022Full timePart time
Total faculty74152
Research and public service00
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Estimated expenses for academic year2019-20202020-20212021-20222022-2023% change 2021-2022 to 2022-2023
Tuition and fees
Books and supplies$800$694$410$69469.3%
Living arrangement
Off Campus
Room and board$4,650$6,980$5,031$6,98038.7%
Off Campus with Family
Total Expenses2019-20202020-20212021-20222022-2023% change 2021-2022 to 2022-2023
Off Campus$9,993$17,113$14,251$17,11320.1%
Off Campus with Family$5,343$10,133$9,220$10,1339.9%
Off Campus$12,393$19,513$16,651$19,51317.2%
Off Campus with Family$7,743$12,533$11,620$12,5337.9%
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Alternative Tuition Plans and Promise Program
Type of PlanOffered
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Tuition payment planX
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Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2021-2022
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
Type of AidNumber awarded aidPercent awarded aidTotal amount of aid awardedAverage amount of aid awarded
Any student financial aid114199%————
Grant or scholarship aid14199%$1,215,313$8,619
Federal grants13192%$989,769$7,555
Pell grants10573%$757,179$7,211
Other federal grants13091%$232,590$1,789
State/local government grant or scholarships5740%$154,136$2,704
Institutional grants or scholarships2719%$71,408$2,645
Student loan aid(*)2%(*)(*)
Federal student loans00%$0
Other student loans(*)2%(*)(*)
  • 1 Includes students awarded Federal work study aid and aid from other sources not listed above.
  • (*) Number awarded aid and total and average amounts of aid awarded are withheld to preserve the privacy of individuals.
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber awarded aidPercent awarded aidTotal amount of aid awardedAverage amount of aid awarded
Grant or scholarship aid12,01498%$14,841,342$7,369
Pell grants1,51573%$10,092,904$6,662
Federal student loans00%$0
Grant or scholarship aid130198%$922,966$3,066
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid awarded, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
Average Net Price for Full-Time Beginning Students
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price$479$7,844$5,159
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income2019-20202020-20212021-2022
$0 – $30,000$84$7,408$4,014
$30,001 – $48,000$1,053$9,479$3,366
$48,001 – $75,000$4,753$12,057$7,331
$75,001 – $110,000$5,481$13,148
$110,001 and more$15,950
  • Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.
  • Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.
  • Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students awarded federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same – total cost of attendance minus grant aid.
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Fall 2022
Total enrollment (all undergraduate)2,577
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment346
Attendance StatusStudent Gender
Attendance Status:Full-time: 34%Part-time: 66%Student Gender:Male: 29%Female: 71%
Student Race/ethnicity
Student Race/ethnicity:American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%Asian: 0%Black or African American: 80%Hispanic/Latino: 3%Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%White: 14%Two or more races: 2%Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%U.S. Nonresident: 0%
Undergraduate Student AgeUndergraduate Student Residence
Undergraduate Student Age:24 and under: 48%25 and over: 52%Age unknown: 0%Undergraduate Student Residence:In-state: 99%Out-of-state: 1%Foreign countries: 0%Unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2021.
  • Residence data are reported for first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates.
Undergraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:Enrolled exclusively in distance education courses: 56%Enrolled in some, but not all, distance education courses: 25%Not enrolled in any distance education courses: 19%
Undergraduate application fee (2022-2023): $25
  • This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.
First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students
Student retention:Full-time students: 52%Part-time students: 39%
Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2021 and Returned in Fall 2022
Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution without completing at the current institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 13 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2022.

Overall Graduation and Transfer-Out Rates for Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2019
Overall graduation rate:Overall graduation rate: 45%Transfer-out rate: 10%
Percentage of Full-time, First-Time Students Who Graduated or Transferred Out Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by gender
Overall graduation rate by gender:Male: 54%Female: 41%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2019 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity
Overall graduation rate by race/ethnicity:Black or African American: 44%Hispanic/Latino: 60%White: 49%Two or more races: 40%
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2019 and Graduated Within 150% of "Normal Time" to Completion for Their Program
Graduation Rates by Time to Completion

Graduation rates can be measured over different lengths of time. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program. For example, the "normal" amount of time for many associate's degree programs is 2 years. Not all students complete within the normal time, so graduation rates are measured by other lengths of time as well, including "150% of normal time" (e.g., 3 years for a 2-year program) and "200% of normal time," or twice as long as the normal time (e.g., 4 years for a 2-year program).

Graduation Rates for Students Who Began Their Program in Fall 2018 or Fall 2019, by Time to Completion
Percentage of Full-time, First-time Students Who Graduated in the Specified Amount of Time
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2021-2022
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgram12
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
  • d identifies programs and award levels that are offered as a distance education program. For program category totals, d is shown if one or more programs in the category are offered as a distance education program.
Agricultural/Animal/Plant/Veterinary Science and Related Fields
Agroecology and Sustainable Agriculture0---
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General60-1
Floriculture/Floristry Operations and Management0---
Landscaping and Groundskeeping0---
Plant Nursery Operations and Management7---
Category total130-1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping13d5d-7d
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General-6d-3d
Business Administration and Management, General93d35d-38d
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry7d---
Construction Management, General---0
Customer Service Support/Call Center/Teleservice Operation5d---
Digital Marketing1d--0
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies3d---
Hospitality Administration/Management, General6d9d-13d
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General41d---
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management21d4d-12d
Marketing/Marketing Management, General-2d-1d
Meeting and Event Planning7d---
Operations Management and Supervision---9d
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General-0-0
Category total197d61d-83d
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance20d7d-8d
Computer Programming, Specific Applications5d---
Computer Programming/Programmer, General3d-34
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other0---
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications--00
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician8d-109
Information Technology Project Management--00
Network and System Administration/Administrator4-21
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design--00
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster0---
Category total40d7d1522d
Construction Trades
Building/Property Maintenance11--
Plumbing Technology/Plumber00--
Category total2315d-0
Culinary, Entertainment, and Personal Services
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist7---
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General7---
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor0---
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General3428--
Culinary Arts and Related Services, Other0---
Culinary Arts/Chef Training--46
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant0---
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist18---
Category total973646
Early Childhood Education and Teaching-20-32
Category total-20-32
Engineering/Engineering-related Technologies/Technicians
3-D Modeling and Design Technology/Technician0---
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician2d2-3
Civil Engineering Technologies/Technicians2d--2
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician0---
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General3d0-0
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician1--2
Electromechanical/Electromechanical Engineering Technology/Technician---0
Energy Systems Technology/Technician-0--
Instrumentation Technology/Technician0---
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician-0-0
Robotics Technology/Technician0---
Solar Energy Technology/Technician00--
Category total8d2-7
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Care Provider/Assistant72d---
Category total72d---
Health Professions and Related Programs
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other0---
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other---0
Dental Assisting/Assistant-5--
Dietetic Technician---0
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician0---
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)915-6
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator3519d--
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician4010d-8d
Health/Health Care Administration/Management---14d
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training-120-
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology/Technician3---
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller0---
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist9---
Medical/Clinical Assistant-6-1
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor---0
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide55---
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant-4-2
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist14---
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer2d-07
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse---22
Surgical Technology/Technologist00-8
Category total167d71d068d
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies36d25d-36d
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician5d---
Fire Science/Fire-fighting9d8d-2
Fire Services Administration---5d
Category total50d33d-43d
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other34d---
Category total34d---
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician124--
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician24119-
Communications Systems Installation and Repair Technology/Technician0-00
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician12d0-0
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician0---
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair Technology/Technician, General1110
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician2011--
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician8-8-
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology/Technician0103
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other---0
Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician11---
Category total88d28183
Precision Production
Welding Technology/Welder2614--
Category total2614--
Science Technologies/Technicians
Science Technologies/Technicians, Other---12d
Category total---12d
Transportation and Materials Moving
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor109---
Category total109---
Visual and Performing Arts
Cinematography and Film/Video Production0---
Commercial and Advertising Art-0-0
Commercial Photography1---
Design and Visual Communications, General118-3
Graphic Design11---
Category total238-3
Grand total94729537280
Athletics Participation
  • Sanction Body: NJCAA Division I
Varsity Men's and Women's TeamsMenWomen
Institutional Accreditation
AccreditorStatusNext Review Date
Council on Occupational EducationAccredited (11/11/1974 - 06/30/2011)
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on CollegesAccredited since (01/01/2005)06/02/2031
Programmatic Accreditation
Accreditor / ProgramStatusNext Review Date
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. – May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programsAccredited since (10/27/2016)12/31/2029
Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programsAccredited since (06/23/2020)12/31/2026
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Dental Assisting (DA)Accredited since (12/02/1982)12/31/2029
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographersAccredited since (11/07/1978)09/01/2023
  • For more detailed information on accreditation for this institution, including all actions and justification for actions, visit OPE's Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs:
Criminal Offenses201920202021
a. Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
b. Negligent manslaughter000
c. Rape000
d. Fondling000
e. Incest000
f. Statutory Rape000
g. Robbery000
h. Aggravated assault000
i. Burglary000
j. Motor vehicle theft000
k. Arson000
VAWA Offenses201920202021
a. Domestic violence000
b. Dating violence000
c. Stalking000
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations110
c. Liquor law violations000
Disciplinary Actions201920202021
a. Weapons: carrying, possessing, etc.000
b. Drug abuse violations100
c. Liquor law violations500
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • The crime statistics displayed only includes On-Campus data associated with the main campus as listed on College Navigator. For statistics associated with each campus location, off campus data, and for additional information covering Hate Crimes, and Fire statistics see
  • The On-Campus data do not include incidents that: (a) took place on public property, including thoroughfares, streets, sidewalks, and parking facilities, that is within the campus, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus; (b) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) took place on any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students, and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Member of Department of Defense Voluntary Educational Partnership Memorandum of Understanding
Tuition policies specifically for Veterans and Servicemembers
Educational Benefits, 2021-2022
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits: 60DoD Tuition Assistance Program: 0
Average amount of benefits/assistance disbursed through the institution
Average amount of benefits/assistance disbursed through the institution:Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits: $1,979
  • Retention rate is the percentage of undergraduate students who began their studies in academic year 2013-14 and returned in academic year 2014-15
Rates by time to completion2010-112011-12
Graduation rate
150 percent of normal time10%0%
200 percent of normal time20%--
Transfer-out rate
150 percent of normal time30%70%
200 percent of normal time30%--
  • Depending on the program length, graduation and transfer-out rates can be measured over different lengths of time. The academic years, 2010-11 and 2011-12, are the cohort years students entered an institution. "Normal time" is the typical amount of time it takes full-time students to complete their program from the time they entered an institution. For example, the "normal" amount of time (or 100% time) for many associate's degree programs is 2 years. Not all students complete within the normal time, so graduation rates are measured by other lengths of time as well, including "150% of normal time" (e.g., completion within 3 years for a 2-year program) and "200% of normal time," or twice as long as the normal time (e.g., completion within 4 years for a 2-year program).
  • (--) not applicable
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year202020192018
Default rate0.0%5.2%14.9%
Number in default065206
Number in repayment1,1411,2471,376
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)