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How Well Is Athens Technical College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Athens Technical College was awarded 8 badges in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Athens 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 Athens Technical College?

Acceptance Rate

Since Athens Technical College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Athens Technical College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

The student to faculty ratio at Athens Technical College is about average at 14 to 1. This ratio is often used to gauge how many students might be in an average class and how much time professors will have to spend with their students on an individual level. The national average for this metric is 15 to 1.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Athens Technical College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Athens Technical College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate tells us what percentage of first-year, full-time students choose to continue on to their sophomore year at a particular school. The rate at Athens Technical College is 63%, which is about average when compared to the national rate of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  63 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Athens Technical College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 4,756 undergraduates at Athens Technical College with 964 being full-time and 3,792 being part-time.

Athens Technical College Diversity Score

College Factual computes an overall diversity score for each college and university that takes gender, ethnicity, geographic location, and age into account. Schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest, and those that cater to just one or two student groups are ranked the lowest.

The overall diversity score for Athens Technical College is 32.36 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  32.36 out of 100
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How Much Does Athens Technical College Cost?

The overall average net price of Athens Technical College is $3,442. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

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 Athens Technical College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

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.

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How Much Money Do Athens Technical College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Athens Technical College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $27,800 in their early years. This is about 30% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Athens Technical College

Located in Athens, Georgia, Athens Technical College is a public institution. Athens is a great location for students who prefer city over country life.

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Location of Athens Technical College

Contact details for Athens Technical College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 800 U.S. Hwy 29 North, Athens, GA 30601
Phone: 706-355-5000

Athens Technical College Majors

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

Online Learning at Athens Technical College

Online learning options are becoming more and more popular at American colleges and universities. Online classes are great for students who have busy schedules or for those who just want to study on their own time.

In 2017-2018, 1,340 students took at least one online class at Athens Technical College. This is an increase from the 1,216 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,340 400
2016-2017 1,216 340
2015-2016 910 221
2014-2015 742 180
2013-2014 784 197

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Notes and References


*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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