Albany State University, a proud member institution of the University System of Georgia, elevates its community and region by offering a broad array of graduate, baccalaureate, associate, and certificate programs at its main campuses in Albany as well as at strategically placed branch sites and online. The university was founded in 1903 by Dr. Joseph W. Holley and is one of 8 HBCUs in Georgia. The school has nearly 6,000 students enrolled.
Albany State Offers:
More than 60 Programs
The University System of Georgia’s newest college education credential called a nexus degree, one in blockchain with machine learning and the other in blockchain with data analytics; ASU is one of only two schools to offer this credential
The ASU Summer Learning Academy (SLA)
High Impact Research Opportunities
Undergraduate Health Science Academy
Albany Technical College, a public two-year institution of the Technical College System of Georgia, prepares individuals to meet dynamic and evolving workforce needs by utilizing industry-driven teaching and learning approaches including traditional, online, and customized business solutions.
Albany Technical College offers:
More than 70 certificates of credit
More than 40 diplomas
Over 25 associate degrees
As an additional service to area businesses, Albany Tech also provides non-credit, customized training for business & industry by working directly with the company to identify new-hire and incumbent-worker needs and delivering company-specific solutions. Other industry targeted training includes green–black belt-level Lean Six Sigma certification, PMI project management courses, and specialized manufacturing support training on both credit and non-credit basis.
Private School Options
In addition to the Dougherty County School District, our community also boasts a variety of private school options for those seeking a private school environment. Information for each of the private schools in our community can be located on their respective websites linked below: