Advanced Technology Institute

5700 Southern Blvd Ste 100
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
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  • 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.

School Highlights

Advanced Technology Institute serves 504 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.

Top Rankings

Advanced Technology Institute ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Virginia for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 51 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Advanced Technology Institute(VA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Technical ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty51 staff129 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Advanced Technology Institute has declined by 29% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The Advanced Technology Institute diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment504 students2,199 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
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# Full-Time Students504 students914 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
-
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% Asian
3%
7%
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% Hispanic
11%
12%
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% Black
34%
21%
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% White
47%
51%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
1%
5%
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% Unknown races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.650.67
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College Completion Rate
75%
33%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,800$29,600
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Tuition Cost 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$13,250$15,561
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid64%84%
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Median Debt for Graduates$15,089$11,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,048$5,500
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Acceptance Rate48%64%
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Advanced Technology Institute is ECPI University (0.2 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • ECPI University
    Private for-profit
    13,487 students | 0.20 Mi5555 Greenwich Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    (757) 490-9090
    0.2013,487
  • Fortis College-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    378 students | 0.60 Mi6300 Center Dr Bldg 22
    Norfolk, VA 23502
    (757) 499-5447
    0.60378
  • 1,761 students | 2.60 Mi301 Centre Pointe Dr
    Virginia Beach, VA 23462
    (757) 499-7900
    2.601,761
  • Centura College-Norfolk
    Private for-profit
    165 students | 5.40 Mi7020 North Military Highway
    Norfolk, VA 23518
    (757) 853-2121
    5.40165
  • Centura College-Chesapeake
    Private for-profit
    144 students | 5.90 Mi932 B Ventures Way
    Chesapeake, VA 23320
    (757) 549-2121
    5.90144
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