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Albany Technical College Data & Information Overview

Find out more about how Albany Technical College ranks, how diverse it is, what majors it offers, and other essential facts below. All you need to do to learn more about a stat is click on its tile, and you'll be taken to another page that analyzes that data more closely. Also, you can use the links below to scroll to any section of this page.

How Well Is Albany Technical College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual recognizes the best colleges and universities in its annual rankings. These rankings include categories for best overall colleges, best colleges for each major, best value schools, and much more.

Albany Technical College was awarded 7 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Albany Technical College was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Albany Technical College?

Acceptance Rate

Albany Technical College has an open admissions policy, so you should not have much trouble being accepted by the school. Still, it is important to fill out the application completely and submit any requested materials, which may include proof that you have a high school diploma or the equivalent.

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Albany Technical College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1, Albany Technical College is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

In addition to the student to faculty ratio, some people look at what percentage of faculty members are full-time as a sign of how much time professors will be able to spend with their students. This is because part-time teachers may not be be on campus as much as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Albany Technical College is 43%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  43 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Albany Technical College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Albany Technical College this rate is 52%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  52 out of 100
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Albany Technical College Is Not Very Diverse

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 3,181 undergraduates at Albany Technical College with 1,213 being full-time and 1,968 being part-time.

Albany Technical College Diversity Score

When calculating the overall diversity score for a school, College Factual does not just look at the percentage of women and racial-ethnic minorities*. Instead, it looks to see how good of a mixture a school has with regard to gender, ethnicity, age, and location of origin.

With an overall score of 16.51 out of 100, Albany Technical College is one of the least diverse schools in the nation.

Overall Diversity Score  16.51 out of 100
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How Much Does Albany Technical College Cost?

The overall average net price of Albany Technical College is $698. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Albany Technical College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$94 $575 $5,192 $5,551 $7,123

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Albany Technical College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Albany Technical College, approximately 53% of students took out student loans averaging $2,550 a year. That adds up to $10,200 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Albany Technical College is 25.8%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Albany Technical College Graduates Make?

Yearly salaries vary depending on what you major in, but on average, bachelor's degree recipients from Albany Technical College make around $21,700 per year during the early years of their employment. This is about 45% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.

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Location of Albany Technical College

Albany Technical College is a public institution situated in Albany, Georgia. The city atmosphere of Albany makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

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Location of Albany Technical College

Contact details for Albany Technical College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 1704 South Slappey Boulevard, Albany, GA 31701
Phone: 229-430-3500
Website: www.albanytech.edu

Albany Technical College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Albany Technical College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Albany Technical College

Online courses area a great option for busy, working students as well as for those who have scheduling conflicts and want to study on their own time. As time goes by, expect to see more and more online learning options become available.

In 2017-2018, 2,149 students took at least one online class at Albany Technical College. This is an increase from the 2,131 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 2,149 1,239
2016-2017 2,131 1,052
2015-2016 1,949 1,059
2014-2015 1,922 922
2013-2014 2,209 971

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*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.

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