An Achieving the Dream ™ Institution
Athens Technical College is located in Athens, the seat of Clarke County, northeast Georgia's center for commerce and trade, health services, and cultural arts. Three campuses in Elberton (Elbert County), Greensboro (Greene County), and Monroe (Walton County) offer additional courses and programming through Athens Technical College.
If you are new to college or just new to ATC, making sure everything is taken care of before your first day is essential.
At Athens Technical College, we welcome students with diverse backgrounds and points of view. You can be yourself here, experience new things, and make lasting friendships.
Date:April 21, 2017
Student Support Services organized a Finals Survival Party for Athens Technical College Students. Attendees were able to learn last minute tips about preparing for finals through study skills, nutrition, and time management. Students had the opportunity to play games, utilize a coloring station, create a study schedule, and more. One of the highlights of the event was the guest appearances of three adorable therapy dogs. We would like to extend a special thank you to Cynthia Edins for bringing the dogs to the event. Students can visit the Student Success Center on the first floor of the K Building in room K-614 for more final preparation tips and access to support services.
Date:Feb 11, 2017
The Athens Technical College Rotaract Club assist the Rotary Club of Athens for their Polar Bear Plungefest, which supports local charities in the community through the funds raised for the event. This year, Athens Technical College’s Rotaract Club nominated ten faculty and staff members to plunge into the frigid waters of Lake Chapman on Saturday, February 11th. The Rotaract Club would like to thank Nick Chapman, Alvie Coes, Charles Dawson, Bob Ertzberger, Jessica Felts, Alysen Heil, Nathan Major, Kala McNair, Sarah Strickland, and Lauren Williams for raising money and participating in the Plunge. A special thanks to Charles Dawson and Nathan Major for going all the way in at Plungefest! The Athens Technical College Rotaract Club raised over $470 for the REACH Scholarship, which is a need based scholarship program, and Athens Land Trust, which focuses on land conservation and community.
Date:Jan 24, 2016
Ms. Helen Hall, program chair and instructor for the Computer Information System Technology program will represent Athens Technical College at the Technical College System of Georgia's (TCSG) 2017 Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction regional competition. Since 2002, Ms. Hall has worked with, not only, Athens Technical College students, but the local information technology industry in providing highly skilled and trained employees.
Date:Nov 16, 2016
The Athens Technical College Rotaract Club visited Howard B. Stroud Elementary School to deliver dictionaries to third graders on Wednesday, November 16, 2016. The Rotaract Club partners with the Rotary Club of Athens for their annual Dictionary Distribution. Fifty four dictionaries were distributed to three third grade classrooms by nine club members and advisors. Students were able to personalize their dictionaries by putting their names and the year they will graduate high school in the front cover.
Date:Oct 3, 2016
The Adult Education division of Athens Technical College (ATC) received an award from the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) for exceeding each of its eleven Educational Gain Benchmarks. The Overall Achievement of Educational Gain Benchmarks award highlighted the Adult Education program’s success at meeting or exceeding all of its National Reporting System (NRS) goals. The benchmarks measure students' educational gains in Adult Basic and Secondary Education as well as English as a Second Language. Students positively impact this measure when they achieve post-test scores that place them into a higher level.
With campuses in Athens, Elberton, Monroe, and Greensboro, there is a place for everyone.
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