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Associated Technical College

Associated Technical College
1445 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Since 1976, Associated Technical College has been preparing students for work in the electronics and telecommunications industry. Located in San Diego, California, the school is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology. Associated Technical College offers programs in electronic and teledata technology.

Many students at the California college are service men and women. To accommodate military-related absences, the program is flexible in that classes can be rescheduled. A rescheduling charge is requested if the absence is due to a personal reason. Associated Technical College offers a variety of study options for its busy students, such as individual modules of study and CDs for self-study.

In addition to its San Diego location, Associated Technical College has several regional locations in California, including China Lake, 29 Palms, Oceanside, San Diego and Lemoore. Each location at the California college offers free tutoring.

Quick Facts

  • Classes at Associated Technical College are offered in the mornings, evenings and Saturdays. If a group has more than 10 students, an optional specific training schedule can be created.

  • The duration of the program at Associated Technical College is 18 weeks. It consists of 312 hours of classroom and computer training. Lectures are available on CD-ROM, presentations are given using PowerPoint and downloadable courseware is available.

  • Associated Technical College offers their teledata technology program through an IST format. It is designed for students who are active duty personnel who cannot attend traditional classes. Students work with an online instructor. The electronics program is not offered in this format.

  • For civilians, the California college offers a short-term training program. Subjects offered include electronic technology, security technology, FCC technology, basic fiber optics, fiber to the premise technology, customer service technology and structured cabling technology.

  • Associated Technical College has trained more than 7,000 active-duty military personnel. Many graduates have been successful in passing the FTXX Certification.
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