College Accreditation

Albany Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate of Applied Science Degrees. For questions or concerns about the accreditation of Albany Technical College, contact the Commission on Colleges. Inquiries to the Commission should relate only to the college's accreditation status, and not to general admission information.

Commission on Colleges
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA 30033-4097
404.679.4500


Associates of Science in Nursing

Albany Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). 

  • Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
    1866 Southern Lane
    Decatur, GA 30033-4097
    Telephone: 404-679-4501

The Associate of Science in Nursing Program at Albany Technical College located in Albany, Georgia is approved by the:

  • Georgia Board of Nursing (GBON)
    237 Coliseum Drive
    Macon, Georgia 31217-3858
    Phone: 844-753-7825

The Associate of Science in Nursing program at Albany Technical College located in Albany, Georgia is accredited by the:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
    3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326
    (404) 975-5000

The most recent accreditation decision made by the ACEN Board of Commissioners for the Associate of Science in Nursing program is Initial Accreditation.
View the public information disclosed by the ACEN regarding this program at http://www.acenursing.us/accreditedprograms/programSearch.htm

Type of program: Associate

 


Dental Assisting Program

The Dental Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.

The Commission on Dental Accreditation
211 East Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
312.440.4653


Practical Nursing Program

Effective June 22, 2020, “the Practical nursing program at Albany Technical College at the Main Campus located in Albany, GA is a candidate for initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.” This candidacy status expires on June 22, 2022. 

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400
Atlanta, GA 30326
(404) 975-5000


Radiologic Technology Program

The Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. The contact information for the JRCERT is as follows:


JRCERT

20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850 Chicago,IL 60606-3182
Phone: 312.704.5300
Fax: 312.704.5304
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

www.jrcert.org

The current accreditation status is Probation, pending further review February 2021.


Surgical Technology Program

The Surgical Technology Diploma Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
9355 - 113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org


Medical Assisting Diploma Program

The Medical Assisting Diploma Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB)

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs
Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 North
Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
727.210.2350
www.caahep.org

Medical Assisting Five Year Weighted Average (2016)
Employer satisfaction - 100%
Graduate satisfaction - 100%
Placement – 100%


EMT/Paramedicine Program

The Albany Technical College Paramedicine diploma and degree programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP)(www.coaemsp.org).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
9355 - 113th St. N, #7709
Seminole, FL 33775
727-210-2350
www.caahep.org.

Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445
Fax: 214-703-8992
http://www.coaemsp.org


Patient Care Assisting Certificate Program

The Patient Care Assisting Certificate Program is approved by the Georgia Medical Care Foundation.


Cosmetology Diploma Program

The Cosmetology Diploma Program is approved by the State Board of Cosmetology. Graduation from the Cosmetology Program prepares individuals for the Georgia State Board Master Cosmetology Examination for licensure.


Pharmacy Technology Program

The Pharmacy Technology Program is accredited by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists/Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

4500 East-West Highway, Suite 900
Bethesda, MD 20814

www.ashp.org