News and Press Releases

Albany Technical College Practical Nursing ACEN 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. 

Artist renderings of apartment.

Albany, Georgia – Albany Technical College has announced expanded opportunities for students by offering a new option for off-campus housing.A local businessman and developer, Matt Davis, with Davis Companies, is now offering local college students an opportunity to lease space in a new development while they attend college here in Albany. 

Associate of Applied Science Degree in the Criminal Justice Program.

Albany, Georgia – Albany Technical College (ATC) offers an associate of applied science degree in the Criminal Justice Program that can be completed 100% online. The 100% online option allows individuals in law enforcement to continue working while taking the necessary steps to advance their careers by enhancing opportunities for leadership roles in criminal justice. 

Nursing Program Virtual Capping & Pinning.

ALBANY, GABecause of the shelter-in-place mandate, Albany Technical College’s Associate of Nursing Program held the spring 2020 Virtual Pinning ceremony onThursday, May 7, beginning at 5:30 p.m., via WebEx.

Badge, firearm, handcuffs and vest.

Albany, Georgia – “To Protect and Serve” ‒ is the recognized mission common across America’s law enforcement agencies. In support of this noble mission, Albany Technical College, the City of Albany, Dougherty County and several other regional law enforcement agencies have collaborated on a unique curriculum for peace officer recruits, which will provide a solid foundation as they begin their career.