Admissions

Admissions

Welcome to Chattahoochee Tech!

You’ll be making a great start to the rest of your life by enrolling in the largest technical college in Georgia.  We have so much to offer:  Scores of relevant, up-to-the-minute programs that can lead you directly into the job market or provide a solid foundation for your expanded education; many clubs and organizations to get you involved with fellow students who share your passions and pursuits; and numerous activities that connect you to your community by way of service-learning classroom projects. To begin your educational journey, simply submit a completed Admissions Application along with the $25 application fee (this is important).  Be sure to check out our Admission Tips and Hints. We’ll be here to guide you every step of the way.

General Admission Requirements

Admission into Chattahoochee Technical College is based on the following criteria:

Age:  Individuals 16 years of age or older are eligible for admission. Special age requirements for Move On When Ready students can be seen HERE.

High School Diploma or GED:  A high school diploma or GED is required for admission to the College unless otherwise specified by the program’s standards. High school diplomas must have been awarded by a high school/secondary school that is accredited by an agency included in the Technical College System of Georgia’s list of recognized agencies of accreditation.

Assessment:  All new applicants must take the COMPASS test for advisement and program placement. Scores indicate areas of strength and areas requiring remediation. If scores are not high enough for placement directly into program of study, Learning Support coursework is required.

Click here for sample COMPASS Test Questions.

Submission of other required documents is based on student type: Beginning, TransferTransient

NOTE:  In addition to the above criteria, some programs may have additional requirements. Please consult the appropriate section of the catalog for individual program guidelines.