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News and Press Releases

Albany Tech students reclaim "Hope" grant

October 30, 2013- Albany, Ga. from WALB-- Two years ago, HOPE, the lottery funded program that helps students attend technical college, changed their GPA requirements from a 2.0 to a 3.0 in order to conserve funds for the following year. This forced over 11,000 students across the state to lose their grant, making school officials concerned about enrollment...

Tech colleges HOPEing to rebuild enrollment

October 30, 2013- Albany, Ga. from WFXL--  Two years ago, more than 5,000 students left the Technical College System of Georgia after the GPA requirement for the HOPE Grant was raised.

New way of evaluating technical colleges

October 29, 2013- Albany, Ga. from WFXL--  The way technical colleges in Georgia are evaluated is about to change and today Albany Technical College spoke out about how the change will affect them.

ASU President Honored

October 30, 2013- Albany, Ga. from WALB--  Albany Technical College is honoring the president of Albany State University, whose last day on the job is Thursday.

Albany Tech Foundation, Inc. Holds Annual Golf Tournament

October 25, 2013- Albany, Ga.--  The Albany Tech Foundation, Inc. will hold its annual golf tournament on Monday, October 28, 2013, beginning at 11am at Stonebridge Golf and Country Club. PHOTOSWFXL 

What are America's youth doing?

October 22, 2013- Albany, Ga. from WALB-- About six million young Americans are neither in school-- nor working. What that means could be an increase in crime, violence and a strain on the economy. But some Albany schools are working to change that.




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