Accreditation and Affiliations

  • Albany Technical College is accredited with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate of Applied Science Degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Albany Technical College.
  • The program in Dental Assisting is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation. The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education. The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60611.
  • The Health Information Technology has applied for accreditation from CAHIM: Commission on Accreditation for Health Information Management Education.
  • The Nursing program is  accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.

    3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
    Atlanta, Georgia 30326
    Phone: (404) 975-5000
    Fax: (404) 975-5020
    Email: info@acenursing.org
    Web: www.acenursing.org

  • Albany Technical College (ATC) Paramedicine Program is currently accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).
    CoAEMSP CAAHEP
    8301 Lakeview Pkwy 25400 US Hwy 19N.
    Suite 111-312 Suite 158
    Rowlett, TX 75088 Clearwater, FL 33763
    214-703-8445 727-210-2350
    www.coaemsp.org www.caahep.org

    Approval of EMT, AEMT, and PARAMEDIC courses is granted by the Georgia Department of Public Health/Office of EMS and Trauma and will be processed by the Regional EMS Program Official in the EMS Region in which the course will be taught. A complete listing of the Regional EMS Offices is located in the EMS Procedure Manual, Section VIII: Resource Documents, R-01: EMS Regional Offices.

  • The Pharmacy Technology program is accredited by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists.
  • The Practical Nursing Program is approved by the Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses.
  • The Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. Address: 20 North Wacker Drive - Suite 2850 - Chicago, IL 60606-3182; www.jrcert.org.
  • The Surgical Technology Program is accredited by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association and the Accreditation Review Committee for Educational Programs in Surgical Technology.
  • The Albany Technical College Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

    Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health
    Education Programs
    25400 U.S. Hwy. 19 N, Suite 158
    Clearwater, FL 33763
    727-210-2350
    www.caahep.org

  • The Nurse Aide Technical Certificate of Credit Program is approved by the Georgia Medical Care Foundation.
  • The Cosmetology Diploma Program is approved by the State Board of Cosmetology. Graduation from the cosmetology program prepares individuals for the Georgia State Board Master Cosmetology Examination for licensure.
  • The Fire Science Technology program is recognized by the National Fire Academy (NFA).