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Competitive and Limited Programs

Pre-Limited/Pre-Competitive Information Session

GOT Online Info Session Transcript

We require that students interested in any Competitive or Limited program at A-B Tech first attend an information session prior to meeting with a GOT/Pre-Allied Health Advisor. To receive a schedule of the upcoming Pre-Limited/Pre-Competitive information sessions on campus, please send an email to Alternatively, students may complete the online Pre-Limited/Pre-Competitive information session. Please make sure to bring the assessment with you to your advising session.


Competitive Allied Health Application Period Begins February 1st, 2017

A-B Tech will be accepting applications for the competitive allied health programs listed below from February 1st, 2017 through March 3rd, 2017. Please contact a GOT Pre-Allied Health advisor to discuss steps you can take now to be ready to apply.  E-mail for assistance. Please use the Subject: Allied Health.

You can also visit the K. Ray Bailey Student Services Center and meet in person to discuss further.

First Steps Fall 2017

Program Guide Fall 2017

Program Assessment Fall 2017

Fall 2017 Limited Program Admission

The programs listed below have limited capacity due to clinical site, resource, and/or lab space availability. Students are accepted into these programs on a first-come, first-served basis once minimum program eligibility requirements are met.

Fall 2017 limited program admission begins April 7th. See admission criteria below for detailed information.


Allied Health Programs

Business & Hospitality Education

Emergency Medical Sciences


    WNC RIBN is a collaborative program that is offered by A-B Tech and Western Carolina University.

    For information on WNC RIBN, click here  or

    contact the program advisor, Carol Douglas, at or (828) 398-7534. 


    Additional Program Information


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