Selective and Limited Programs

Fall 2020 Selective Program Application Period

January 27, 2020 - March 6, 2020


Follow these steps to complete your application.


1) Carefully read the criteria for your selected program.


Associate Degree Nursing

Dental Assisting

Dental Hygiene

Medical Laboratory Technology

Medical Sonography

Occupational Therapy Assistant


Surgical Technology

Veterinary Medical Technology


2) Complete the REQUIRED Program Information Session. Use the link below to determine when your Information Session is offered.  Nursing applicants do not have an Information Session.




3) Once complete with step 1 and step 2, schedule an appointment to apply to your selective program of choice  or visit the Bailey building Monday-Thursday, 9-6 or Friday, 9-5 to complete your application from January 27th - March 6th, 2020. 


For more information please email: and use the subject:  Allied Health or visit the Pre-Program advisors located in the Bailey Building on the Victoria Road campus.


WNC RIBN is a collaborative program that is offered by A-B Tech and Western Carolina University.  For more information about WNC RIBN, refer to our WNC Regionally Increasing Baccalaureate Nurses webpage or contact the RIBN advisor, Deborah Swider at 


Limited Programs

Students who are interested in one of the programs listed may contact a Pre-Program Advisor located in the K. Ray Bailey building on the Main campus (Victoria Rd). Please review the admission requirements below for details.  

Allied Health 

Business & Hospitality Education

Emergency Services


Additional Program Information

To learn more about these programs, degrees, and other career choices, click the links below:



Pre-Limited/Pre-Selective Information Session

Online Info Session Transcript

Interested in Applying to a Selective Program – Start Here to Learn More

Phlebotomy Admission Overview