An articulation agreement is a formal agreement to transfer credits from one educational institution or system to another. Athens Technical College graduates can take advantage of several local and state-wide articulation agreements to minimize repeating coursework and to facilitate a smooth transfer of earned credits into a four-year college or university. *

University System of Georgia (USG) General Education Transfer Courses:

TCSG USG General Ed Course Transfers

The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG)-USG agreement specifies 27 general education courses that are guaranteed to transfer between SACSCOC-accredited institutions, including Georgia College, Georgia Southern, Georgia Tech, Kennesaw State University, University of Georgia, and Valdosta State University.

Georgia Independent College Association (GICA) General Education Transfer Courses:

TCSG Georgia Independent Colleges Association (GICA) Transfer Articulation Agreement

The GICA and TCSG agreement specifies general education core classes that transfer to private institutions, including Brenau University, Mercer University, Berry College, Piedmont College, Shorter University, and Young Harris College.

Georgia Department of Education Articulation Agreements:

(For high school students to bring credits from their high schools.)

Additional Articulation Agreements for Select Programs and Institutions:

Mercer University (TCSG Agreement)

Middle Georgia State University (TCSG Agreement)

Morris Brown College (TCSG Agreement)

Piedmont University (ATC – PU Agreement)

Robert Gordon University (TCSG Agreement)

University of Phoenix (TCSG Memorandum of Understanding)

Western Governors University (TCSG Agreement)

* Other colleges and universities, both within Georgia and outside the state, may accept transfer credit from Athens Technical College. Students interested in transferring will need to contact the receiving institution to determine transferability of a particular course or program.