Albany Technical College

Albany, GA 31701
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Albany Technical College is located in Albany, Georgia. Students who attend this school will be able to choose from more than forty diplomas, twenty-five degrees, and over seventy technical certificates of credit. This school has a wide array of study areas for students to focus on. Students will be able to take courses such as cosmetology, culinary arts, commercial truck driving, masonry, electrical and computer engineering technology, and much more. This institution offers several career-focused courses that will give students the potential to enter well paying new career fields. There are so many courses available at this school that it will appeal to just about anyone who is looking to advance his or her career opportunities.

Aside from certificate programs, this school also offers academic pursuits that will help students to earn associate’s degrees. The nursing program is one of the more popular options. Students will be able to pursue an associate’s degree in nursing in order to become a registered nurse.  The school recognizes that nurses need to be caring, intelligent, and honest. All nursing students who go through this program will feel very well prepared for licensure examinations and professional careers as registered nurses.

Institution Overview

Campus LocaleSmall City
Number of Students3,167
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Is Admission OpenYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2-year
TypePublic
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate52%

Nursing Programs

Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Associate's degree 0 10
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 0 14
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years 0 0
Certificate 3 18
Average NCLEX pass rate
  • NCLEX-PN: 97.9%
  • NCLEX-RN: 97.2%

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
01/01/2005 - Current

Admission

100%

Acceptance Rate
The college has an open admission policy. However each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Application fee
Undergrads $25
Graduates --

Cost to Attend

The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Undergrad courses
In District Students$89/credit
In State Students$89/credit
Out of State Students$178/credit
Graduate courses
In District Students-
In State Students-
Out of State Students-

Tuition Estimates

Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.

Program Credit Hours In district In State Out of State
LPN 45 $4,005 $4,005 $8,010
ADN 70 $6,230 $6,230 $12,460
BSN 125 $11,125 $11,125 $22,250
Please note that the above cost estimate does not include school fees, books, supplies, etc.You need to allot additional money for that.
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.

Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 95% of Albany Technical College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 87% $5,284
Other Federal Grant 16% $362
State Grant & Scholarships 69% $2,200
Institutional Grant & Scholarships 3% $4,140
Federal Student Loans 62% $2,927
Private Loans -- --

$626

Average Net Price
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$497
$30,001 to $48,000$2,239
$48,001 to $75,000$3,797
$75,001 to $110,000$5,650
Over $110,000$3,342

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Student Population

3,167

Undergrads

0

Graduates

2,076

Women

1,091

Men

39%

Full-time

61%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
78%
White
18%
Hispanic
1%
Two or more races
1%
Asian
0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
Non-resident alien
0%
Race/ethnicity unknown
0%

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Georgia state board of nursing.

Albany Technical College
1704 South Slappey Boulevard
Albany, GA 31701
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