With all of your goals and aspirations in front of you, you’re probably excited and a bit overwhelmed. We’re here to tell you that getting started is easy. We’ll walk you through everything you need to know that will help you embark on your new adventure.
Newly Accepted Students
New Student Orientation
Athens Technical College’s New Student Orientation is delivered in person and through virtual sessions online. Registration will be available approximately six weeks in advance for live sessions. These sessions are not required, but we strongly encourage you to register and attend. Refreshments will be served at in-person events.
At Athens Technical College, we understand the vital support that family members provide to help our students succeed. Each session will provide information about Athens Technical College including:
- Academic Programs
- Costs/Financial Aid and Scholarships
- Student Privacy Rights
- Campus Resources
- Student Activities
- And much more!
Tentative Fall Semester 2023 Orientation Sessions
- June 15, 2023 TBD (In-person) – Building F Auditorium
- July 14, 2023 3:00 pm-5:00 pm (In-person) – Building F Auditorium
- July 27, 2023 11:00 am (Live-Virtual)
- August 12, 2023 10:00 am-12:00 pm (In-Person) – Building F Auditorium
- August 18, 2023 12:00 pm (Live-Virtual)
On-demand Virtual Orientation
Follow the link below to begin ATC’s online virtual orientation anytime and complete the online quiz!.
ATC offers over 190 options through associate degrees, diplomas, and technical certificates of credit.
Yes, there are several hundred courses that are offered online in order to accommodate your schedule better with your personal life. These can include in-person, fully online, hybrid or web-enhanced options.
The main campus is located in Athens, with satellite campuses located in Greene County, Elbert County, and Walton County.
Yes, it is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Specific programs may be accredited by other national or regional organizations as stated in the catalog.
Our mascot is the owl, which represents wisdom and independent thinking. The character mascot is named Athena, the Greek mythology goddess of wisdom and war and city protectress, who adopted the owl as her sacred or favorite bird.
Most classes have an average of 10 to 20 students per class, with 30 at the very most. Learning in smaller class sizes often helps students form strong networks on campus.
Popular programs include business management, healthcare assistant, cosmetology, nursing, early childhood care and education, accounting and welding.
Our mission is to provide educational programs and services through traditional and distance education methods to foster lifelong learning, facilitate workplace success, and promote economic development.
How Can We Help?
We would love to answer any questions you have about getting started at Athens Tech.