Course Catalog

2019-20 Catalog

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Catalog 2019-2020

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Updated July 11, 2019.

2018-19 Catalog

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Catalog 2018-2019

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Updated March 7, 2019.

Looking for the curriculum semester breakouts? Find them online in the Academic Programs.

    College Information - General information, accreditation, welcome, campus locations, calendar, phone directory, admissions, fees and refunds, financial aid, academic policies, student services, College policies, Economic and Workforce Development/Continuing Education, and the A-B Tech Foundation.

    Course Descriptions - Alphabetically listed courses according to three letter abbreviations.

    General Education for AAS Degrees

    Academic Divisions and Their Programs of Study

    A variety of programs in health care, child care, and public service. The division offers Associate in Applied Science degree, diploma, and certificate levels.

    A full spectrum of English composition, communication, and literature; humanities and fine arts; social and behavioral sciences; natural sciences; chemistry and physics; mathematics; and related elective components.

    Technical postsecondary education in the academic departments of Administrative/Medical Systems Technology, Business Administration, Business Computer Technologies, Culinary Arts and Hospitality, Networking Technologies, and Spa Therapies and Operations.

    An appropriate mix of theory and hands-on applications. The diploma programs spend time working under industrial shop conditions. Modern facilities include well-equipped laboratories and shops to support goals of the programs.

    The Division of Emergency Services includes the following professional programs: Basic Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice Technology, Emergency Medical Science, and Fire Protection Technology. 

    Catalog Archives

    The following college catalogs are currently available online in PDF format:

    Catalog changes: The official and most current version of the Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College catalog is posted on the College website at Neither the online version nor the print version of the catalog should be considered a contract between Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and the student. Adjustments in program or course content, sequence, schedule, and faculty may be made as necessary. A minimum enrollment may be required to offer a course or continue a program. Charges for tuition and fees are subject to change. The College Calendar dates or events may change because of inclement weather or for other reasons.