1. Be at least 16 years of age. Several programs have a higher age requirement.

  2. Submit an application for admissions online. APPLY ONLINE!

  3. Submit a $25 nonrefundable application fee.

  4. Submit verification of Lawful Presence in the United States and GA Residency

  5. Submit your official high school or GED transcripts. Transcripts must be sealed and have your date of graduation in order to be considered official. If you are currently in high school, please note the date of expected graduation on the application; upon graduating please have your counselor mail us your final high school transcript. Transcripts may be submitted to:

    Office of Admissions
    Albany Technical College
    1704 South Slappey Blvd
    Albany, GA 31701 

  6. Submit official college transcript(s) if applicable. Transcripts may be submitted to:

    Office of Admissions
    Albany Technical College
    1704 South Slappey Blvd
    Albany, GA 31701

  7. Submit either: ACCUPLACER, COMPASS, ASSET, SAT, or ACT test results (5 years old or less)

    A transcript from an accredited post-secondary institution with a grade of 'C' or better in English and/or Math equivalent to the required level of program selection may exempt you from testing. The entrance exam will be waived if you have an associate degree or higher. An official transcript is required for this waiver.

    The entrance exam may be waived for diploma programs if the student has Old SAT version- scores of 400 Math or 430 Critical Reading; New SAT version- Reading 24; Writing & Language 25; and Math 22 and ACT- Reading 13; English 12; and Math 17

    The entrance exam may be waived for degree programs if the student has Old SAT version- scores of 440 Math or 480 Critical Reading; New SAT version- Reading 25; Writing & Language 26; and Math 24 and ACT- Reading 17; English 16; and Math 19

    Contact the Testing Center to schedule an appointment to take the ACCUPLACER placement exam at 229-430-2709. (add Testing link)

  8. Apply for Financial Aid www.fafsa.gov; school code 005601
    You may pick up forms and information on HOPE, PELL, VA or other financial aid at our Financial Aid Office or the ATC website. www.albanytech.edu (add Financial Aid link)

  9. Once accepted, you will receive an acceptance letter and/or an advisement card to register for classes.
    The advisement card will inform you of your program advisor’s location and phone number. You will visit with your advisor to register for your classes.

  10. Attend a new student orientation. You will be notified of orientation dates once accepted.

  11. ATTEND CLASS!