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Frequently Asked Questions About Our Trade School in Atlanta

Posted Tuesday, Mar 22, 2022 by Altierus

Looking for a career training school or trade school in Atlanta? Altierus can help. Located just off Interstate 85 in Norcross, we offer skilled trade and healthcare training programs designed to get you ready for new opportunities. This page answers some of the most common questions people ask about our campus in Norcross near Atlanta.

Where Is Altierus Career College Atlanta Located?

Altierus Career College Atlanta is located in Norcross, northeast of Downtown Atlanta. We’re on Beaver Ruin Road near I-85 Exit 102.

Our street address is:

1750 Beaver Ruin Road, Suite 500

Norcross, GA 30093

Phone: (770) 921-1085

Is Altierus Career College a Trade School?

Yes. Our Atlanta trade school offers career and technical education (CTE) training programs. CTE includes skilled trades like HVAC as well as allied health career paths, such as surgical technology and dental assisting.

CTE programs help students prepare for in-demand “middle-skill” career paths that play an important role in keeping our communities safe, prosperous, and healthy.

Is Altierus Career College the Same as Everest College?

No. The for-profit Everest College network closed in 2015. In 2016, ECMC Education took over Everest’s former campuses and transitioned them to nonprofit schools.

We maintain student records and transcripts for graduates of Everest College campuses but are not affiliated with that organization in any other way.

Is Altierus in Atlanta For-Profit?

No. We are a private, nonprofit institution operated by ECMC Education. ECMC Education aims to deliver innovative CTE programs that offer students access to the knowledge, skills, and resources they need to pursue career opportunities for in-demand fields. Learn more about ECMC Education at https://www.ecmceducation.org/.

Is Altierus Accredited?

Yes. Altierus Career College is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). For further information on ACCSC, send mail to 2101 Wilson Blvd., Suite 302, Arlington, VA 22201, call (703) 247-4212, or visit www.accsc.org.

The ACCSC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as an independent accrediting agency. Many other colleges that focus on career training programs—diplomas and associate degrees—are also accredited by the ACCSC, rather than by a regional accreditor.

In addition:

What Programs Does Altierus in Atlanta Offer?

Our trade school in Atlanta offers the following programs:

Do You Offer Scholarships?

Yes. The following scholarships are available at Altierus in Atlanta:

Please visit our main campus page and click the “scholarships” tab for more information.

Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

How Do I Request a Transcript?

If you’re an Altierus or Everest graduate or former student, you can visit the Parchment.com website to obtain your transcript.

How Do I Contact Altierus Career College in Atlanta?

We’d love to hear from you! Call (770) 921-1085 or visit our website to get in touch.