How to Change an Academic Program Online

To change your academic program of study online in WebAdvisor, follow the step-by-step instructions below. For additional help selecting a program in WebAdvisor, call (828) 398-7900 or email


  1. To access WebAdvisor, go to and click on "Online Services" in the upper-right corner. On the following page, select "WebAdvisor" under the "For Students" section.
WebAdvisor link on Online Services page


  1. Click "Log In" at the top of the WebAdvisor Main Menu page, then enter your A-B Tech username and password. If you are having trouble logging in view our Login Help page.
WebAdvisor Login Screenshot


  1. After logging in to WebAdvisor, click "Curriculum Students" on the right.
WebAdvisor Main Menu Screenshot


  1. Click on "Change My Academic Program" under "Curriculum Curriculum Academic Profile" on the right.
WebAdvisor Curriculum Students Menu Screenshot


  1. Select the circle to the left of “Switch one of my academic programs listed above,” then click “Submit.” If you're already in an academic program and want to add a second program, choose the "Add an academic program" option.
WebAdvisor Change My Academic Program Menu Screenshot


  1. On the next page, select the circle to the left of the “Unclassified General" (if you're currently "Unclassified"). In the drop-down boxes, select the program you would like to enter into and the term you would like to start that program.

    Note: To enter into a program for a term that has already started, you will need to see a Student Advisor in the Bailey Building. Students who are already in a program of study may not add a program or change their program during a term that has already started.

WebAdvisor Switch Academic Program Menu Screenshot


  1. If you successfully entered the new academic program, you will be returned to the Curriculum Students Menu. You can confirm what program(s) you are in by clicking on “Program Evaluation,” where you can see any of your active programs.
WebAdvisor Program Evaluation Select Menu Screenshot


If you were unable to select an academic program, a red error message will display and explain the reason why. Call (828) 398-7900 or email if you have questions.