Career College serving San Diego County

Career Education. Healthcare, IT, & Criminal Justice.

ATA College
ATA College

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ATA college will be going virtual and we will be back on-campus as soon as it is safe! Check our social media for the lastest updates.

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Our mission at ATA College is to provide diploma and associate degree training for entry-level positions in specialized fields. 

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Academics

ATA currently offers eleven diploma programs and five associate degrees.

ATA College - Start Training for a New Career

Admissions

Whether a first-time or returning student, we are here to help you every step of the way.

ATA College Medical Assistant Students Practicing in Lab

Hands-on Labs!

Learn the classroom knowledge and hands-on skills to start your career after 8-9 months.

Medical Careers

Programs from 3 weeks to 8 months and lead into our Associate Degree programs.

Protective Security Program

Our newest program, preparing for students for private security operations.

Software Development

Learn the languages necessary to start writing programs today!

Registration Information

Check out what you need to get started today!

Criminal Justice

Looking to enter a career in law enforcement? Check out our diploma and degree programs!

Frequently Asked Questions

Accreditation is an evaluation process used by all recognized institutions. This process is conducted by an outside organization of educational experts; for ATA College, the organization is the Council on Occupational Education Council on Occupational Education (COE).

COE statement on accreditation:

Accreditation is a status of recognition that is granted to an institution which complies with the eligibility requirements, standards, procedures, and obligations adopted by the member institutions of the Council. Accreditation does not certify that every facet of an institution is of equal quality, but it does indicate that no part of the institution is so weak that the educational effectiveness of the institution as a whole and its services to students will be undermined.

The Council accredits institutions worldwide.

We believe that prospective students should thoroughly research their colleges of interest prior to making a decision. Additionally, the decision should never feel rushed or feel like a “bad deal.”

All our future graduates are invited to tour the school with a member of our Admissions Department at an initial appointment. If you feel comfortable moving forward and all your questions have been answered, a second appointment will be set up to complete an entry exam and enrollment paperwork.

First step:

Make an Appointment

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College News

Advanced Training is Now ATA College

Advanced Training Associates has evolved into an institute with multiple associate degrees and truly represents a college. The name “ATA College” looks to combine both…

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ATA College offering Scholarships

ATA College is looking to offset the cost of college for high school graduates and is offering a scholarship to graduating students throughout San Diego…

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