Aiken Technical College: Review & Facts

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Aiken Technical College is a small two-year, public school with 2,360 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1972 and is the only school located in Graniteville, South Carolina.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
42
Fair
At Aiken Technical College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Aiken Technical College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 42 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, Nursing, Electrical and Electronics, and Computer Science. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
58%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when 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.

Aiken Technical College student retention rate is low at 58% (below South Carolina average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Aiken Technical College is very low - 17%.

Student to faculty ratio at Aiken Technical College is pretty decent -- 14:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,800
Low
Average tuition prices are low, around $6,400 a year. The additional fees at Aiken Technical College beyond tuition are roughly $400; which makes it a total of $6,800 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting 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.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Aiken Technical College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (803) 508-7263 or check Aiken Technical College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Aiken Technical College offers a distance education program.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at ATC, 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Aiken Technical College.

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

Aiken Technical College Location and Maps



Post Address: Aiken Technical College, 2276 Jefferson Davis Highway, Graniteville, South Carolina 29829, USA
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