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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 in 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

GOT Online Info Session Transcript

We require that students interested in any Selective or Limited program at A-B Tech first complete the Pre-Selective/Pre-Limited Information Session prior to meeting with a GOT/Pre-Allied Health Advisor.  The Pre-Limited/Pre-Selective Information Session schedule is available for Spring 2019. Alternatively, students may complete the online Pre-Limited/Pre-Selective Information Session. Please make sure to submit the survey prior to your initial advising session with a GOT/Pre-Allied Health Advisor. If you need assistance, you may email the GOT/Pre-Allied Health Advising Team at Please note that this does not satisfy the Selective Allied Health Program Information Session requirement in order to apply for a 2019FA Selective Allied Health Program. This is an additional step required to apply.

Phlebotomy Admission Overview