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 Augusta Technical College

Augusta Technical College - Augusta, GA

3200 Augusta Tech Drive, Augusta, Georgia 30906

General information:(706)771-4000
Awards offered:Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
Associate's degree
Award of less than 1 academic year
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years
Campus setting:City: Midsize
Campus housing:No
Student population:4,392( All undergraduate )
Student-to-faculty ratio:16 to 1
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Special Learning Opportunities
Distance learning opportunities
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Medium
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $2,055 $2,280 $2,062 11%
Out-of-state $3,855 $4,305 $3,862 11%
Books and supplies $1,200 $1,350 $1,500 -10%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $ $ $ NAN%
Other $ $ $ NAN%
Off Campus
Room and board $4,500 $6,750 $7,038 -4%
Other $3,300 $3,450 $3,600 -4%
Off Campus with Family
Other $3,300 $3,450 $3,600 -4%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
On Campus $3,255 $3,630 $3,562 0%
Off Campus $11,055 $13,830 $14,200 -7%
Off Campus with Family $6,555 $7,080 $7,162 0%
On Campus $5,055 $5,655 $5,362 0%
Off Campus $12,855 $15,855 $16,000 -6%
Off Campus with Family $8,355 $9,105 $8,962 13%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $1,800
In-state fees $262
Out-of-state tuition $3,600
Out-of-state fees $262
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 590 94% --
Grant or scholarship aid 584 93% $3,156,988 $5,406
Federal grants 465 74% $2,285,809 $4,916
Pell grants 465 74% $2,239,104 $4,815
Other federal grants 51 8% $46,705 $916
State/local government grant or scholarships 454 73% $867,639 $1,911
Institutional grants or scholarships 10 2% $3,540 $354
Student loan aid 0 0% $0 Not applicable
Federal student loans 0 0% $0 Not applicable
Other student loans 0 0% $0 Not applicable
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 4,234 87% $21,564,048 $5,093
Pell grants 3,148 65% $14,750,060 $4,686
Federal student loans 0 0% $0 Not applicable


Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price $4,255 $4,422 $5,437
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 $3,078 $3,110 $4,392
$30,001 - $48,000 $4,042 $4,392 $5,889
$48,001 - $75,000 $4,082 $5,834 $7,813
$75,001 - $110,000 $4,127 Not applicable $8,663
$110,001 and more Not applicable Not applicable Not applicable

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.


• An institution's net price calculator allows current and prospective students, families, and other consumers to estimate the net price of attending that institution for a particular student.

Fall 2011
Total enrollment 4,392
Undergraduate enrollment 4,392
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 417
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate application fee (2012-2013):$20

•This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.

First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 27 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.

No varsity sports data reported for this institution.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges01/01/1988 Accredited


American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation

Dental Assisting (DA)

05/14/1970 Accredited
American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education

Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree or certificate

12/01/2000 Accredited
National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission

Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs

06/01/1989 Accredited


Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations00 0
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession ------
Drug law violations ----
Liquor law violations ------
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 000
Motor vehicle theft 211
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter ------
Negligent manslaughter ------
Sex offenses - Forcible ------
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) ------
Robbery ------
Aggravated assault ------
Burglary ------
Motor vehicle theft ------
Arson ------
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see


• This institution is not found on the current Federal loan default rates database.

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page.


Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.

PROGRAMAward of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years Associate's degree Award of less than 1 academic year Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences Colleges
Applied Horticulture/Horticulture Operations, General12---
Category total12---
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Colleges
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping1133--
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General8013--
Business Administration and Management, General514--
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other-20--
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services--19-
Operations Management and Supervision-1--
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General914--
Category total1059519-
Communication Technologies Technicians and Support Services Colleges
Graphic Communications, General-16--
Graphic and Printing Equipment Operator, General Production7-2-
Category total7162-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Colleges
Computer Programming/Programmer, General-711
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications-10276
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General--6-
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician-9-7
Category total-263414
Construction Trades Colleges
Category total55-27-
Education Colleges
Early Childhood Education and Teaching2714106-
Category total2714106-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields Colleges
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician9---
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician-14--
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician-2--
Category total916--
English Language and Literature Letters Colleges
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing--1-
Category total--1-
Health Professions and Related Programs Colleges
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other-16--
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other--146-
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist-9--
Dental Assisting/Assistant24---
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)13-49-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training---66
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder--32-
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist--3-
Medical/Clinical Assistant40---
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide--78-
Occupational Therapist Assistant-22--
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant55--
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer-14--
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist-10--
Surgical Technology/Technologist11---
Category total937630866
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services Colleges
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies311927-
Fire Science/Fire-fighting-21-
Category total312128-
Legal Professions and Studies Colleges
Legal Assistant/Paralegal-10--
Category total-10--
Mechanic and Repair Technologies Technicians Colleges
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician--336
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician--7-
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General-5-5
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/46---
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology25619-
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other-8--
Category total71192941
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Colleges
Golf Course Operation and Grounds Management241-
Category total241-
Personal and Culinary Services Colleges
Cosmetology, Barber/Styling, and Nail Instructor--7-
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General52---
Culinary Arts/Chef Training---21
Category total64-1121
Precision Production Colleges
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant1-6-
Welding Technology/Welder24-64-
Category total25-70-
Science Technologies Technicians Colleges
Chemical Technology/Technician1---
Category total1---
Grand total502297636142