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NEW Move On When Ready

Through the “NEW Move On When Ready” program, high school students have the option of getting a jump start on their college career at Albany Technical College while still in high school. Eligible high school students may enroll in Albany Technical College's programs of study while in high school. Dual credit can be earned from a wide range of courses and programs. Eligible high school students must be approved by their high school counselor. The high school student must complete and submit an Albany Technical College high school student admissions application, signed by the appropriate high school official. Also, an online MOWR Application must be completed. The high school student must complete the MOWR Application and submit it to the high school counselor for approval. The student can take up to 15 Albany Technical College credit hours per semester. MOWR will cover tuition. Students will receive credit at their high school and at Albany Technical College.

The MOWR Program is operated with an agreement between Albany Technical College and your school system. 

To be eligible for participation in MOWR, a student must:

  • Meet with your high school counselor to discuss the guidelines and responsibilities of the program
  • Be approved by the high school counselor
  • Complete Albany Technical College’s High School Application for Admission with the counselor’s signature of approval
  • Take the required Albany Technical College Compass Test (Asset, SAT, or ACT scores accepted) and meet required entrance scores for the program of interest (To view required test scores for programs, Compass, Asset, SAT, and ACT, CLICK HERE)
  • Complete the MOWR Online Application (also found at / )
  • Meet with your high school counselor to discuss your courses from the approved MOWR Course Directory
  • Students must complete the Albany Technical College Agreement to Participate Form

CLICK HERE to view the MOWR Brochure

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