News and Press Releases
Equal Opportunity Statement
Albany Technical College is an equal opportunity employer and offers career and technical education programs for all regardless of race, color, creed, religion, sex, marital status, age, disability, or national origin. Fall semester starts August 20th and it is not too late to apply.
Virtual Graduation 2020
ALBANY, GA – Albany Technical College is having a virtual graduation celebrating the graduates from Spring 2020, Saturday, August 8 at 3:00 PM. The video release will be on Facebook, Albany Tech’s YouTube Channel and on Mediacom Channel 19 (ASU TV). Candidates for Technical Certificates of Credit, Diplomas, and/or Associate Degrees will be recognized for their accomplishments. This notification comes as an official invitation to the graduates, families, friends and community to view the Spring 2020 Virtual Commencement of Albany Technical College.
Associate of Science in Nursing Program 100% Pass Rate on NCLEX
ALBANY, GA – The graduating spring Associate of Science in Nursing Program at Albany Technical College has reported a 100% pass rate on their standardized test. The NCLEX exam, also known as the National Council Licensure Examination, is a standardized test that every state regulatory board uses to determine if a candidate is ready to become licensed as an entry-level nurse.
Instructor Featured on an International Webinar Panel
ALBANY, GA –La'Quata Sumter, Chair/Instructor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Albany Technical College, was part of an international panel earlier this week. The discussion was about Drones As An Educational Tool For Young Learners. La'Quata Sumter, along with three other educators were featured in this exclusive webinar on July 6th.
Albany Technical College’s Practical Nursing Program Granted Candidacy Status
ALBANY, GA – The Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) has granted Candidacy status to the Albany Technical College Practical Nursing Program, demonstrating it is currently compliant with selected ACEN Standards and Criteria. The program has further demonstrated the potential to achieve ACEN accreditation based upon ACEN Standards and Criteria reviewed in the Candidacy presentation. Effective June 23, 2020, the Albany Technical College (ATC) Practical Nursing Program is a Candidate for initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.