Atlanta Metropolitan College (AMC) was founded in the year 1974. This two years education Institute is located at the Southwest Atlanta which is conveniently positioned at a distance of five minutes from the downtown. The Institute which was inaugurated in the year 1974 had an initial enrollment of 504 students. It started as Atlanta Junior College and in the year 1988 the Institute was finally named as the Atlanta Metropolitan College. At the present times the strength of the Institute has increased due to the infiltration of students from the foreign countries. Most of the students of the Institute attend classes for full time. Apart from the academics, the students of Atlanta Metropolitan College can indulge in various activities such as approved honorary, social student club and other organizations. The Atlanta Metropolitan College have good records as far as the inter college athletics are concerned. They have won four championships for basketball match at the Georgia Junior College Athletic Association Conference.
The Institute offers various courses which are more than sixty programs of study. The courses offered in Atlanta Metropolitan College are under the departments of humanities and fine arts, natural science and mathematics, business, social sciences etc. Students can take up an associate degree or can also complete the two years Bachelor's program. The different Associate degrees that the College offers are Associate of Art, Associate of Science and Associate of Applied Science etc. These Associate degrees are affiliated by the Southern Association of College and Schools.
Admission procedures in Atlanta Metropolitan College include filling an application form and submitting within the stipulated time frame. Students getting admitted in AMC enjoy the benefit of getting transferred to any of the University System of Georgia Institutes. AMC students who have started their education in AMC get the benefit of the transfer.
Accommodation facilities in Atlanta Metropolitan College include mainly off campus residencies. There are Hotels nearby where the students can put up an accommodation. The Hotels nearby are Best Western, Comfort Inn, Days Inn etc and they provide cheap and comfortable accommodation suiting the budget of the students.
Atlanta Metropolitan College
1630 Metropolitan Pky. SW