Athens Technical College Overview
Located in Athens, Georgia, Athens Technical College is a public institution. The surrounding area of the school is a good match for students who enjoy city life.
What Is Athens Technical College Known For?
- The highest award offered at Athens Technical College is the undergraduate certificate.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of the faculty were full-time.
Athens Technical College Rankings
Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.
Athens Technical College has been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.
|#542||Most Popular Undergraduate Certificate Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Athens Technical College.
|#1||Most Popular Family & Consumer Economics Associate’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
|#18||Most Popular General Engineering Technology Associate’s Degree Schools||Tweet It - Post It|
Where Is Athens Technical College?
Contact details for Athens Technical College are given below.
|Address:||800 U.S. Hwy 29 North, Athens, GA 30601|
How Do I Get Into Athens Technical College?
You can apply to Athens Technical College online at: https://www.athenstech.edu/studentAffairs/Admissions/admission_application3.cfm
Can I Afford Athens Technical College?
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Athens Technical College, approximately 3% of students took out student loans averaging $5,098 a year. That adds up to $20,392 over four years for those students.
Athens Technical College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 964 full-time undergraduates at Athens Technical College, 41% are male and 59% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Athens Technical College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||168|
|Hispanic or Latino||76|
Over 11 countries are represented at Athens Technical College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, Vietnam, and Honduras.
Online Learning at Athens Technical College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Athens Technical College has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 46th most popular in Georgia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Athens Technical College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Athens Technical College was 21.4%. This is the #853 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Athens Technical College regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Athens Technical College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||11%|
|Family, Consumer & Human Sciences||36%|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting||16%|
|Human Development & Family Studies||37%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Athens Technical College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Athens Technical College.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Human Development & Family Studies||#23|
|Family, Consumer & Human Sciences||#28|
|Criminal Justice & Corrections||#104|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting||#115|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Athens Technical College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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