Athens Technical College: Ranking & Review

United States

Athens Technical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,4931,6872,806

1,216 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

340 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Athens Technical College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Athens Technical College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

Athens Technical College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$2,136$4,272
Fees for full-time undergraduates$658$658
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$89$178

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs409409
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities287287
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians285285
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services251251
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services161161
Personal and Culinary Services138138
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields134134
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service7171
Construction Trades6464
Precision Production6262
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences5959
Transportation and Materials Moving3232
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2121
Science Technologies & Technicians2020
Visual and Performing Arts1414
Legal Professions and Studies77
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences11
Natural Resources and Conservation11
Architecture and Related Services
English Language and Literature & Letters
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies
Grand Total2,0542,054

A total of 2,054 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Athens Technical College.

Graduation rate29%39%19%
  • Full-time retention rate - 63%
  • Part-time retention rate - 49%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff361
Instructional FTE201
Public Service FTE3
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address800 U.S. Hwy 29 North
Athens, Georgia, 30601
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Midsize
City population115,000