Click the cover below to view the interactive catalog. Updated March 7, 2019.
Download the PDF version of the 2018-2019 Catalog (PDF opens in new window).
Updated March 7, 2019.
View the web-based version of the 2018-2019 Catalog.
Updated December 8, 2018.
Looking for the curriculum semester breakouts? Find them online in the Academic Programs.
College Information - General information, accreditation, welcome, campus locations, calendar, phone directory, admissions, fees and refunds, financial aid, academic policies, student services, College policies, Economic and Workforce Development/Continuing Education, and the A-B Tech Foundation.
Course Descriptions - Alphabetically listed courses according to three letter abbreviations.
Academic Divisions and Their Programs of Study
A variety of programs in health care, child care, and public service. The division offers Associate in Applied Science degree, diploma, and certificate levels.
A full spectrum of English composition, communication, and literature; humanities and fine arts; social and behavioral sciences; natural sciences; chemistry and physics; mathematics; and related elective components.
Technical postsecondary education in the academic departments of Administrative/Medical Systems Technology, Business Administration, Business Computer Technologies, Culinary Arts and Hospitality, Networking Technologies, and Spa Therapies and Operations.
An appropriate mix of theory and hands-on applications. The diploma programs spend time working under industrial shop conditions. Modern facilities include well-equipped laboratories and shops to support goals of the programs.
The Division of Emergency Services includes the following professional programs: Basic Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice Technology, Emergency Medical Science, and Fire Protection Technology.
The following college catalogs are currently available online in PDF format:
Catalog changes: The official and most current version of the Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College catalog is posted on the College website at abtech.edu/catalog. Neither the online version nor the print version of the catalog should be considered a contract between Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College and the student. Adjustments in program or course content, sequence, schedule, and faculty may be made as necessary. A minimum enrollment may be required to offer a course or continue a program. Charges for tuition and fees are subject to change. The College Calendar dates or events may change because of inclement weather or for other reasons.