Atlanta Technical College: Ranking & Review

United States

Atlanta Technical College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)4,0981,3932,705

2,440 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

721 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $25.

Atlanta 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.

Atlanta 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.

Atlanta 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$680$680
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$89$178

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs762762
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians445445
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services424424
Personal and Culinary Services230230
Construction Trades176176
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service141141
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services103103
Visual and Performing Arts7474
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences6868
Transportation and Materials Moving3939
Precision Production2929
Legal Professions and Studies1515
Science Technologies & Technicians1010
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
English Language and Literature & Letters
Grand Total2,6042,604

A total of 2,604 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Atlanta Technical College.

Graduation rate44%55%36%
  • Full-time retention rate - 58%
  • Part-time retention rate - 42%

General info

Alternative namesAtlanta Technical Institute
Atlanta Area Tech
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementAtlanta Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, provides lifelong educational opportunities and experiences through academic and innovative career preparation, service learning, and multiple program delivery modalities that lead to technical certificates, diploma, and associate degrees and make student development and success possible in a competitive global economy.
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff324
Instructional FTE168
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Address1560 Metropolitan Pkwy SW
Atlanta, Georgia, 30310-4446
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population486,000