Students who have successfully completed a technical certificate of credit or diploma program with a GPA of 2.5 or higher within five years of their admission request will be exempt from admission testing for the next advanced level within the program group family.


  1. All non-healthcare and non-engineering technology related technical programs with embedded levels of completion tracks at Albany Technical College will adhere to this policy.
  2. This policy is only applicable to a minimum of 18 credit hours earned at Albany Technical College (ATC).
  3. Approvals are effective for 1 year subsequent to the initial date of approval.

For additional information contact the Admissions office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or 229-430-5281.