Advanced Technology Institute is a private for-profit two-year school with its main campus located in Virginia Beach, Virginia. It also has an additional campus in Virginia Beach and in Norfolk, Virginia. The institute strives to provide quality up-to-date education that meets and surpasses industry standards and prepares students for successful careers in technical areas. It is a small school, educating around 600 students. Advanced Technology Institute was founded in 1975. It was granted master certification for its automotive program in 1998. The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges nationally accredits Advanced Technology Institute.
Advanced Technology Institute offers programs related to the automotive and technical fields including:
- Automotive technology
- Diesel/Heavy vehicle
- Commercial driving
- Maritime welding
Applicants to Advanced Technology Institute must have at least a high school diploma or GED. All applicants must complete admissions testing and a preliminary background check. After the initial review of the applicant, prospective students must also schedule a personal interview with the admissions staff. Additional requirements are applicable to specific programs, such as minimum age, physical examination, and valid driver's license.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Bus and Truck Driver (C)
Auto Mechanic (A, C)
Medium and Heavy Vehicle Truck Technology (A, C)
Welding (A, C)
Heating and Air Conditioning (HVAC) (A, C)
Diesel Mechanic (C)
*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimated to provide a comparative context. For more detailed information individuals are asked to contact the school.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
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Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.
Tuition & Fees Information
- The estimated tuition range is around $13,000-$16,000 per year
- Required fees: $58
Alternate Tuition Plan Options Available
- Some programs may have tuition rates that will remain the same as the first year for up to five years.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||68%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||55%||$5,204|
|Receiving Student Loans||50%||$8,020|
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