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Special Populations Counseling

For information please contact the Counseling Kiosk located in the 1300 Building at (706) 771-4854 or

Who is eligible for Special Populations Counseling?

Single Parents, Displaced Homemakers, Nontraditional Career-Seekers, or those with limited English proficiency (LEP) who are:

  • Current Students
  • Part-time Students
  • Full-time Students
  • New Students
  • Potential Students

How does a student receive Special Populations Counseling Services?

  • Self Referral
  • A student may request assistance for Special Populations Services with the Special Populations Coordinator by coming to the Special Populations Office to schedule an appointment, by calling to schedule an appointment, or by sending an e-mail to schedule an appointment.
  • Faculty Referral
  • A Faculty / Staff Member may refer a student by completing the Early Alert Referral Form and forwarding it to the Special Populations Coordinator.

  • The Special Populations Coordinator will contact the student to schedule an appointment.
  • Community / Social Services Referral
  • An organization such as DFCS or DOL may request that a current student or potential student set up an appointment by coming to the Counseling Center, by sending an e-mail or calling.

Augusta Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam era or citizenship status, (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). This nondiscrimination policy encompasses the operation of all educational programs and activities including admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other college-administered programs. It also encompasses the employment of personnel and contracting for goods and services. Augusta Technical College shall promote the realization of equal opportunity through a positive continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal opportunity.

  • For information on Title IX:

  • Title IX Coordinator,
    Shannon Patterson
  • (706) 771-4013 Building 100

  • For information on ADA/504:

  • ADA/504 Coordinator,
    Karissa D. Wright
  • (706) 771-4067 Counseling Center, Building 1300

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