Albany Technical College: Review & Facts

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Albany Technical College is a medium two-year, public school with 3,935 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1961 and is one of the 3 colleges located in Albany, Georgia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
77
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at Albany Technical College.

Albany Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 77 majors. The most popular concentrations are Automotive and Mechanic, Industrial Technologies, Welding, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
48%
The student retention rate at Albany Technical College is very low at 48% (way below Georgia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Albany Technical College is below average - 55%.

Student to faculty ratio at Albany Technical College is reasonable -- 25:1. Read more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$4,300
Average tuition prices are very low, $3,900 per year. The additional fees at Albany Technical College beyond tuition are roughly $400; which makes it a total of $4,300 per year.

Read the details about Albany Technical College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Albany Technical College is $23.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Albany Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (229) 430-3500 or check Albany Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Albany Technical College provides a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Albany Technical College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Albany Technical College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Albany Technical College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Albany Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Albany Technical College, 1704 South Slappey Boulevard, Albany, Georgia 31701, USA
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