Advanced Career Training Atlanta Campus

Advanced Career Training Atlanta Campus

Advanced Career Training is a technical training institute. The institute is also known as ACT, and was established in 1975. It is situated in Georgia, Atlanta. Apart from its campus in Morrow, Georgia, the institute also has a campus in Jacksonville, Florida. The Atlanta campus of ACT offers training courses in medical billing and insurance coding, medical assistance, dental assistance, and business office administration.

Students who are in need of monetary assistance for their studies are provided with financial aid at the Advanced Career Training. Those who qualify for financial aid can avail different kinds of loans and grants. The Career Services department at ACT provides career counseling and guidance for the students. Placement services are also provided at the institute.

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Contacting Advanced Career Training

Advanced Career Training-Atlanta Campus
2 Executive Park West Suite 100
Atlanta , GA 30329
General Phone: (404) 321-2929

Advanced Career Training Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Medical Support and Technology485dental assistant, medical assistant
Medical Administration83medical billing
Therapy and Counseling73massage therapy
Office and Administration55administrative assistant
Engineering Technician20computer engineering tech

Number of programs and degrees for Advanced Career Training in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of less than 1 academic year7166

Advanced Career Training Student Body

In 2007-2008, Advanced Career Training had a total enrollment of 1,062 students (2,205 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 13%
Women 87%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 14%
Black 81%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 0%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 13%
20-21 16%
22-24 19%
25-29 24%
30-34 13%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Advanced Career Training Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 60%

Advanced Career Training Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Atlanta, Georgia for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Georgia Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Advanced Career Training Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordnot required
College Prep Programnot required
Recommendationsnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)not required
Other Standardized Testsrequired

Advanced Career Training Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Advanced Career Training participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2502700)

Advanced Career Training Degree Programs (2007)

Engineering Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller

Medical Support And Technology
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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What Sets Advanced Career Training Apart:

Number of degree programs
(for colleges of its size and type)
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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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Top 8%Advanced Career Training Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Advanced Career Training % of degrees in office and administration
Minority % of student body
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Top 12%Advanced Career Training Minority % of student body
Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 13%Advanced Career Training Number of students
Female % of student body
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 14%Advanced Career Training Female % of student body
% of degrees in therapy and counseling
(colleges not offering open-admission)
Top 19%Advanced Career Training % of degrees in therapy and counseling

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