Athens Technical College
Athens, GA 30601

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,210
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Athens Technical College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Application Fee

$25
Undergrad students

Tuition & Fees

Athens Technical College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $4,272 and in-state students paid $2,136.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$5,841
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$2,136
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$4,272
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Athens Technical College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 66% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,186 (which is 4.2% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Athens Technical College in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

$4,186
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
89%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Athens Technical College has enrolled a total of 4,210 students (1,036 students full-time and 3,174 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,210 students, 526 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 37% men and 63% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 221 students for distance studies.

4,210
Total Enrollment
526
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 63%

Black/African American: 21%

Hispanic: 7%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Asian: 3%

Non-resident alien: 1%

Two or more races: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Athens Technical College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 17% 907
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 12% 677
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 10% 540
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 9% 470
Personal And Culinary Services 7% 360
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 274
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 204
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 3% 144
Education 2% 121
Precision Production 2% 115

Graduation & Dropout Rates

28%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Athens Technical College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

20%
Still enrolled
51%
Dropout rate
--
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 2 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Athens Technical College.

Lanier Technical College
34.5 mile away