Altierus Career College Atlanta West
2841 Greenbriar Parkway SW
Phone: (678) 500-3400
Fax: (678) 500-3497
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Mon - Thu: 9 am to 7 pm
Fri: 8 am to 5 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed
With America's health care sector growing rapidly comes an increasing demand for more health care workers.* From hospitals to dental practices, skilled specialists are needed in both examination rooms, front offices and back offices. Opportunities are plentiful – if you have the right training.
If you are looking to prepare for a career in health care, look no further than Altierus Career College. For students living in western Atlanta metro, Altierus Career College's Atlanta West campus delivers first-class health care career training that is convenient, exciting, supportive, and financial aid is available for those who qualify.
- Convenient – If you live or work in Atlanta's western suburbs, Altierus Career College allows you to get the professional training you need while staying close to home. Class times are flexible so you can keep your current job if you have one, or tend to family obligations. Learn at your own pace.
- Exciting – At Altierus Career College's Atlanta West campus, learning is "hands-on." You learn by doing in a simulated workplace setting. Classes are small and dynamic, with student participation encouraged. Your instructors will be industry professionals who know the demands of local employers and teach accordingly.
- Supportive – Need help with your coursework? We have tutors available. Having trouble balancing school and family demands? We have counselors who can help. Nervous about looking for work? Our Career Services professionals stand ready to guide you through the entire job-hunting process.
- Financial Aid – If you need financial help, our financial aid counselors can help you apply for low-cost student loans and then manage your debt in a responsible fashion. (Financial aid is available for those who qualify.)
If you're serious about starting a new career in healthcare, or are looking to advance in your current healthcare job, you owe it to yourself to give us a call.
Altierus Career College's Atlanta West campus is located at 2841Greenbriar Parkway SW in the Greenbriar Shopping Center just east of the I-285/Arthur P. Langford Parkway intersection. The campus features:
- Large classrooms, including laboratory space
- A student resource center where you'll find reading materials related to your academic programs as well as computers with full Internet access
- Faculty and administrative offices
Altierus Career College's Atlanta West campus offers a variety of activities and events to give you the complete student experience. These include our:
- IGNITER Ambassador Program – It's always good to have a friend watching your back. Fellow students chosen for their maturity, experience and leadership skills, IGNITER ambassadors make themselves available whenever you need help.
- In-House Program Clinics – Worried about how you'll do in the job market? Our Career Services pros and help you get the skills and confidence you need to make a positive impression with employers.
- CARE Program – Just taking care of life's basics can be a challenge when you're in school. Our CARE Program can help you deal with you and your family deal with life's necessities while you focus on your education.
- GED Preparation – We provide tutoring and test preparation for students desiring to earn their GED.
At Altierus/Atlanta West, a great education means more than just training in a health care specialty. By helping others, you'll help yourself by learning responsibility, empathy and interpersonal skills that can help you both in your career and in your personal life. As an Altierus student, you'll have opportunities to participate in a variety of charity and community events.
Please feel free to drop by our Atlanta West campus at any time for a tour. We'd love to see you!
At Altierus Career College's Atlanta West campus, we have made every effort to provide you with the tools and resources you need to stay focused on reaching your educational goals. Our on-site resources include:
- A library open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Computers are available for student use.
- Tutoring available upon request
- Vending machines are available in the student lounge.
- A variety of restaurants in and around the nearby Greenbriar Mall shopping center.
Safety & Security Are a Priority
At Altierus, we're committed to creating a safe learning environment free from preventable harm from physical assault, threatening behavior, theft, or other security-related issues. Our campuses have multiple safety precautions in place including a professional security staff and physical security measures such as cameras, alarms, and secured access where appropriate. Additionally, we maintain and regularly test emergency response plans that will help us to effectively manage any type of on-campus emergency.
Transportation and Parking
There are many ways you can reach our Atlanta West campus:
- Bus – MARTA or Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority bus routes have stops near the Atlanta West campus at location 83 Campbellton/Greenbriar. Also, There is a bus stop at Headland Street and Greenbriar Parkway just a half-block from the campus entrance.
- Rail – The nearest MARTA Rail stop is at Lakewood / Fort McPherson stop with connecting bus routes.
- Automobile - In Fulton County, the major highways serving the Atlanta West campus include the Metro Atlanta Bypass or I-285, and the Georgia State Route 166 also known as the Lakewood Freeway.
Altierus Career College's Atlanta West campus provides ample off-street parking at no cost. Most spaces are 25 to 30 feet from the campus entrance.
* Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Healthcare Occupations, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/home.htm (Publish Date: Thursday, December 17, 2015).