Transfer Student

ADMISSIONS TESTING ALERT: Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Technical College System of Georgia colleges have suspended Accuplacer Next Generation Admissions test. The TCSG colleges are suspending the provisions of the attached Admission Procedure 6.2.1p that requires student testing and submission of official transcripts for purposes of admission. This change will be in effect for the upcoming Fall (August 2021 - January 2022), Spring (January 2022 - May 2022), and Summer (May 2022 - August 2022) semesters. Dates are subject to change. Augusta Technical College will continue to use reasonable measures to evaluate students' readiness for specific programs that are consistent with the academic standards.
The waiver does not apply to Dual Enrollment or Basic Law Enforcement Applicants.

Applying as a Transfer Student

Applicants wishing to transfer to the College must complete the Admission procedures. Regular admission status is based upon the credential (degree, diploma, or Technical Certificate of Credit) being sought by the student.

Note: A student must complete in residence at least 25 percent of the credit hours for graduation.

Steps:

  1. Submit the “Transfer Student” Application for Admissions.
  2. Applicants who have successfully completed (C or better) a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours at the degree level may submit official transcripts from all previously attended colleges accredited by an accepted accrediting agency in lieu of a high school diploma or a state-authorized examination the state recognizes as the equivalent of a high school diploma as described above.  Official, sealed college transcripts may be requested if transfer credit is desired, but college transcripts are not required for admission.*

    Submit electronics transcripts using Escrip-safe, National Student Clearinghouse or Parchment services. Have your former institution send them to: Student.Records@augustatech.edu.  If your school does not send transcripts electronically, use this TRANSCRIPT REQUEST FORM to request your official, sealed transcript be sent to: Augusta Technical College ATTN: Student Records 3200 Augusta Tech Drive, Augusta, GA 30906.
     
  3. Submit one of the following below. If you have earned less than 30 semester or 45 quarter hours, submit official, sealed transcripts
    • High School or Homeschool Transcript with graduation date.
    • Official transcript, or score report, reflecting the student has passed an examination the state recognizes as the equivalent of a high school diploma (e.g. GED).
  4. If you have not successfully completed a transferrable college level English composition and college level math at your previous institution, you must take the ACCUPLACER placement test and/or turn in SAT, ACT, ASSET or COMPASS scores.
  5. Submit proof of Georgia Residency / Verification of Lawful Presence in the United States.

Augusta Technical College Online Application

 

Don't forget to visit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) website to complete your free application for financial aid! School Code: 005599.
If you are not a current HOPE or Zell Miller recipient at Augusta Technical College, a HOPE Scholarship Evaluation Form must be submitted.

*Exception: Students applying for competitive health (Nursing, Cardiovascular, Echocardiography, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Practical Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Care, Sonography, Surgical Technology, and Vascular Technology) ranking may not choose to omit coursework from other colleges, and ALL official, sealed college transcripts are required for admission. College transcripts may also be required in some financial aid situations.

Students who have completed high school outside the US must submit an official evaluation of their high school transcripts done by a professional evaluation agency. Students who have completed university may submit an evaluation of their university transcript instead of their high school transcript.  NOTE: All transcripts from schools outside the U.S. must be evaluated by an approved evaluation service. The evaluation must be requested by the student. Unless noted otherwise, all documents must be originals and not photocopies.

We recommend the following evaluation agencies:

Josef Silny & Associates, Inc.
7101 SW 102 Avenue
Miami, FL 33173
Telephone: (305) 273-1616
Fax: (305) 273-1338
E-mail: info@jsilny.com

Lisano International
P.O. Box 407
Auburn, AL. 36831-0407
Telephone: (334) 745-0425
E-mail: LisanoINTL@AOL.com

World Education Service
Bowling Green Station
P.O. Box 5087
New York, NY 10274-5087
Telephone:  212-966-6311
Email: info@wes.org

Note: High school/secondary transcripts should be evaluated by the document by document evaluation method. Students with college credit or a degree from a college or university outside the United States must submit a course by course evaluation of the transcript.