- At Advanced Technology Institute, the diploma program offers training in the practical aspects of construction and repair of equipment and structures built with steel. In addition to structural skills, students will learn to weld pipe in multiple positions. Instruction is presented in both classroom and laboratory using modern welding equipment and tools. Students receive classroom and laboratory training using modern welding equipment and tools. Students gain hands on experience in a realistic shop setting where they must demonstrate specific proficiencies. Emphasis is placed on safety and standard procedures followed in ship yards and repair facilities.
Advanced Technology Institute serves 461 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Quick Stats (2023)
- Enrollment: 461 students
- Private-state tuition: $13,250
- Acceptance Rate: 70%
- Student:teacher ratio: 9:1
- Minority enrollment: 53%
- Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Advanced Technology Institute ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 50% over five years.
Advanced Technology Institute
(VA) Community College Avg.
Not applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
The student population of Advanced Technology Institute has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five years.
The Advanced Technology Institute diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Student : Teacher Ratio
# Full-Time Students
# Part-Time Students
# Enrollment Undergraduate
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
# Full-Time Graduate Students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
Total Dormitory Capacity
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Two or more races
% Non Resident races
% Unknown races
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
Tuition and Acceptance Rate
The private state tuition of $13,250 is less than the state average of $15,561. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
Median Debt for Graduates
Median Debt for Dropouts
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does Advanced Technology Institute cost?
Advanced Technology Institute's private state tuition is approximately $13,250.
What is the acceptance rate of Advanced Technology Institute?
The acceptance rate of Advanced Technology Institute is 70%, which is lower than the state average of 71%.
What is Advanced Technology Institute's ranking?
Advanced Technology Institute ranks among the top 20% of community college in Virginia for: Highest graduate earnings (10 years post graduation) and Highest completion rates.
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