Student Consumer Information
Higher Education Act Required Disclosure

The Higher Education Act includes several items of information that institutions are required to make available to current and prospective students. New disclosure requirements in the HEOA include:

(1) Any plans by the institution for improving the academic program;

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(2) Student body diversity, including the percentage of full-time students who-- 

    (a) are male:
    Additional Information about Fall Enrollment 2012
    Student Level Number Percentage
    Undergraduates 506 38.39%
    (b) are female:  
    Additional Information about Fall Enrollment 2012
    Student Level Number Percentage
    Undergraduates 812 61.61%
    (c) receive a Federal Pell Grant:  
    Additional Information about Fall Enrollment 2012
      Total Students Receiving Pell Percentage
    Full-time 1340 1,146 85.52%
    Part-time 3,448 2,122 61.54%
    Total 4.788 3,268 68.25%
    (d) who are self-identified members of a major racial or ethnic group:
      N %
    Hispanics of Any Race 44 3.34%
    American Indian or Alaska Native 2 0.15%
    Asian 40 3.03%
    Black or African American 293 22.23%
    Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1 0.08%
    White 808 61.31%

    Additional Information

    Two or More Races 5 0.38%
    Race and Ethnicity Unknown 125 9.48%
    Nonresident alien 0 0.0

(3) Information on the placement in employment of, and types of employment obtained by, graduates of the institution's degree or certificate programs;

Year of Graduation (2012)
  Number of Graduates Seeking FT Employment Using Placement Services
  N N % N %
Placement in-field



(4) The retention rate of certificate- or degree-seeking, first-time, full-time, undergraduate students entering the institution ;

Additional Information:  (2012)
  Total Students Number Returning Second-Year Percentage
Full-time 278 158 57%
Part-time 350 147 42%
Total 628 305 49%

(6) Data on completion and graduation rates for students who

    (a) receive a Federal Pell Grant,
    (includes IPEDS cohort of students in all TCSG award levels)

    Additional Information:



      Initial Cohort Within 2 years Within 3 Year Within 4 Years


    14 28 12
    Percentage   18% 35% 15%
    **Note: Students within year 4 are from GRS 200% (Fall 2008).


(7) Graduation Rate (Student Right to Know)

    Disclosure of Institutional Graduation/Completion
and Transfer-out Rates

Athens Technical College is pleased to provide the following information regarding our institution's graduation/completion and transfer-out rates. The information is provided in compliance with the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended.

150% Graduation Rate: 28%
Source: 2012 IPEDS Data Feedback Report

Questions related to this report should be directed to:

Daniel Smith
Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness
Email Daniel

While reviewing this information, please bear in mind:

  • Graduation and transfer-out rates are based on 3 years of attendance that equates to 150% of our longest program.
  • Graduation (and transfer-out) rates do not include students who left the school to serve in the armed forces, on official church missions, or in the foreign service of the federal government. Students who died or were totally and permanently disabled are also excluded.