Graduates earn 1,795 degrees, certificates from Athens Technical College


About 17 percent of the 1,795 degrees and certificates handed out by Athens Technical College in 2017-18 were to students in mechanic and repair technologies/technicians programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the public institution in Athens conferred 300 certificates and 5 associate's degrees in mechanic and repair technologies/technicians programs.

But the single most popular program was for a certificate in general studies, liberal arts and sciences, and other humanities. Data shows the school gave out 188 certificates in general studies, liberal arts and sciences, and other humanities, followed by 76 certificates in welding technology/welder and 69 certificates in child care provider/assistant.

The college enrolled 4,493 students for 2017-18, all of whom were enrolled in undergraduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Associates degrees
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician
-
56
56
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician
-
55
55
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
3
52
55
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
41
41
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
-
39
39
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
-
30
30
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician
-
22
22
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
-
5
5
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other
1
-
1
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
1
-
1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians total
5
300
305
17
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
52
-
52
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
2
40
42
Medical/Clinical Assistant
-
24
24
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant
11
9
20
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
-
19
19
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
14
3
17
Physical Therapy Technician/Assistant
17
-
17
Surgical Technology/Technologist
7
9
16
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist
-
14
14
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
-
14
14
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
7
6
13
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
12
-
12
Dental Assisting/Assistant
-
10
10
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology/Technician
-
4
4
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other
-
1
1
Home Health Aide/Home Attendant
-
-
-
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
-
-
-
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
-
-
-
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
-
-
-
Health Professions and Related Programs total
122
153
275
15.3
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
24
39
63
Business Administration and Management, General
41
2
43
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
8
12
20
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
11
7
18
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
6
11
17
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
-
12
12
Selling Skills and Sales Operations
-
9
9
Meeting and Event Planning
-
9
9
Human Resources Management and Services, Other
-
3
3
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
-
3
3
Tourism and Travel Services Management
-
2
2
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
-
-
-
Retailing and Retail Operations
-
-
-
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
-
-
-
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
-
-
-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
-
-
-
Construction Management
-
-
-
Small Business Administration/Management
-
-
-
Restaurant/Food Services Management
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
90
109
199
11.1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
-
188
188
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities total
-
188
188
10.5
Network and System Administration/Administrator
20
26
46
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
-
34
34
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician
21
12
33
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
-
32
32
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
41
104
145
8.1
Computer Hardware Technology/Technician
-
28
28
Robotics Technology/Technician
-
25
25
Engineering Technology, General
18
5
23
Engineering-Related Fields, Other
17
-
17
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
3
10
13
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
-
12
12
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
-
10
10
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
-
10
10
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
-
1
1
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
-
1
1
Solar Energy Technology/Technician
-
-
-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other
-
-
-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
38
102
140
7.8
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
-
66
66
Food Preparation/Professional Cooking/Kitchen Assistant
-
9
9
Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist
-
9
9
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
8
-
8
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager
-
6
6
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
-
2
2
Nail Technician/Specialist and Manicurist
-
-
-
Barbering/Barber
-
-
-
Personal and Culinary Services total
8
92
100
5.6
Welding Technology/Welder
-
76
76
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
1
15
16
Precision Production total
1
91
92
5.1
Child Care Provider/Assistant
-
69
69
Consumer Economics
5
-
5
Child Care and Support Services Management
-
-
-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences total
5
69
74
4.1
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
14
34
48
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
-
8
8
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician
-
4
4
Fire Services Administration
2
-
2
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
-
-
-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services total
16
46
62
3.5
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor
-
47
47
Transportation and Materials Moving total
-
47
47
2.6
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
22
23
45
Education total
22
23
45
2.5
Social Work, Other
16
23
39
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
16
23
39
2.2
Electrician
9
28
37
Construction Trades total
9
28
37
2.1
Interior Design
5
18
23
Visual and Performing Arts total
5
18
23
1.3
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician
4
9
13
Science Technologies/Technicians total
4
9
13
0.7
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
7
-
7
Legal Professions and Studies total
7
-
7
0.4
Agricultural Business and Management, General
4
-
4
Agricultural Business and Management, Other
-
-
-
Agricultural Mechanics and Equipment/Machine Technology
-
-
-
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, and Related Sciences total
4
-
4
0.2
Architecture and Related Services, Other
-
-
-
Architecture and Related Services total
-
-
-
-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
-
-
-
English Language and Literature/Letters total
-
-
-
-
Environmental Science
-
-
-
Natural Resources and Conservation total
-
-
-
-
Physical Fitness Technician
-
-
-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
-
-
-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies total
-
-
-
-

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