Welcome to the A-B Tech application process.
A message from the campus:
Thank you for your interest in A-B Tech. We look forward to working with you in the enrollment process and wish you success pursuing your education goals with us.
Fall registration re-opens for Current and Returning beginning
Fall registration opens for New students on July 14th.
Call 828-398-7900 for more information
Important: Please read through the following information before completing the online application. If you have technical issues with the CFNC application, please contact CFNC directly at (866)866-2362 Monday-Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Applications submitted without a social security number or submitted without complete information:
Applications submitted without a Social Security Number require additional processing. If you choose not to disclose your social security number, entry of your application and financial aid will be delayed. In addition, you should be aware that for Tuition Tax Credit documents (1098T) and Federal Financial Aid, Social Security Numbers are required.
Residency: If you do not fully answer the questions regarding your Driver's License information and all residency questions, your application will be prompted by our computer system to OUT OF STATE TUITION and you will be registered and billed as an out of state student. Please contact Student Services at 828-398-7900 for further information and assistance or visit Admissions in the Bailey Student Services Building on the Victoria Road campus. Helpful hint: When entering your driver's license issue date, please enter the original issue date if the license is a duplicate.
Returning students: The College has a re-admit procedure for inactive students that have not registered for two consecutive semesters (excluding the summer term). Students who meet this re-admit definition will be placed into an unclassified academic program or major and must see an academic advisor in the Bailey Building.
A-B Tech is a member of the North Carolina Community College System serving the residents of Buncombe and Madison counties.
Special note: Throughout the year, A-B Tech’s employees or agents may take photographs of students and college activities. These photographs may appear in various A-B Tech materials including A-B Tech’s website, newsletters, brochures and other marketing and advertising materials. If you do not want your photograph or image to be included in these or other promotional materials, please contact A-B Tech Director of Community Relations & Marketing Kerri Glover at (828) 398-7117.
Out-of-State Students Enrolling in Distance Education Courses:
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College is a member of the Southern Regional Education Board which allows students to enroll in distance education classes from the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and West Virginia
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate degrees, diplomas and certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College.
Still have questions?
Please contact the Admissions Office at email@example.com or 828-398-7900.
Now you’re ready to begin the application process. You will become an official student of the college once your application for admission has been successfully submitted and your student record complete.
All students must have graduated from an accredited high school, adult high school or GED program or be 18 years old or older. Students do not have to submit their high school, GED or adult high school diploma to apply to A-B Tech. I hereby certify that I am a graduate of an accredited high school, adult high school or GED program or I am 18 years old or older. If you are still in high school, you must contact the Admissions Office to confirm your high school graduation before registration.
The message below includes general application guidelines for all colleges in North Carolina.