Welcome to the A-B Tech application process.
Fall 2016 registration is open for current and returning students.
Fall classes begin August 15, 2016.
Before registering for classes, new students should complete the enrollment process, and current/returning students who are enrolled in academic programs should meet with their program advisor to get an educational plan. For help with enrolling at A-B Tech or registering for classes, call 828.398.7900 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 the Admissions Office for further information and assistance at email@example.com or by phone at 828/398-7576, 398-7578, or 398-7577. You can also visit Admissions in the K. Ray Bailey Student Services Center 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. NOTE: Any residency reclassification will only be adjusted prior to the academic term start.
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.
Still have questions regarding the Enrollment Process?
Please contact the Information Center at firstname.lastname@example.org
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 HSE program or be 18 years old or older. Students do not have to submit their high school, HSE or adult high school diploma to apply to A-B Tech. This application certifies that you are a graduate of an accredited high school, adult high school or HSE program or 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.
- 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.
- The Financial Aid Office's and the College's primary method of communication is electronic, and may result in earlier notification of awards and general information. Financial Aid information is available to students in WebAdvisor, which is a secure web portal that requires a Login ID and password in order to access. Consent is voluntary and may be withdrawn at any time. Please contact the Financial Aid office at FinancialAidOffice@abtech.edu or call 828-398-7202 or 828-398-7887 to withdraw this consent.
- Students submitting mobile telephone numbers on application will be sent text alerts/messages from the college on occasion. If you would like to opt-out of text-messaging, please contact Admissions at 828-398-7577 or email email@example.com.
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.
The information below includes general application guidelines for ALL colleges in North Carolina.