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Atlanta Midtown Campus

1100 Spring Street, Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30309
Local: 1-404-745-9862
Toll Free: 1-800-613-4595

Located in the heart of Atlanta, Georgia, the Westwood College – Atlanta Midtown Campus is at the center of the business and commercial districts. The Atlanta area offers outstanding entertainment  venues, including scores of galleries and alternative spaces that exhibit a broad variety of artwork; a ballet and an opera; numerous movie houses showing new releases, plus foreign and classic films;and a growing number of theater companies.

There are many opportunities for rock, jazz, avant-garde music and outdoor performances. The city also has a multitude of natural areas and parks, restaurants and coffee houses of every description, plus four professional sports teams. Other area attractions include the Fox Theater, Georgia Aquarium, Turner Field and Georgia Dome. 

Our campus prides itself on a professional atmosphere and enabling students to develop career-focused abilities. We are located on train and bus lines and are directly accessible from the main highways, just off I-85 and north of I-20.  This allows students easy access to professional opportunities and organizations, as well as cultural and sports destinations in the area. Students also have lots of choices when it comes to dining near campus. Checkers, Subway, Einstein's and Carolyn's are close by. After classes, many students enjoy the nearby Atlantic Station dining and entertainment district.  Rental housing is available within walking distance of the campus.

  • Programs

    School of Technology

    School of Healthcare

    School of Business

    School of Design

    School of Justice

    Not all programs are offered every term. Check with the campus for current program offerings.

    Download our course catalog for a for details on our degree programs and our addendum for updated tuition and fee information.

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    Our graduates receive hands-on, career-focused training. Don't wait another day; start transforming your life into the one you've always wanted.

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    Did You Know?

    Our fast-track approach can help you earn your associate degree in as little as 17 months or your bachelor's degree in as little as three years.

  • Maps & Transportation

     

    Driving Directions
    For students who drive, we are situated on the cross-streets of Spring and 12th, with easy access from the I-75/I-85 Interstate.

    Public Transportation
    Our campus is conveniently located just off Spring Street on the Marta bus line, close to the Midtown and Art Center train stops.

  • Campus Life

    The Westwood College – Atlanta Midtown Campus offers many student activities, including:*

    • Perfect attendance awards
    • Co-ed softball sports league
    • Movie nights
    • Vegas nights
    • Homecoming dance
    • Gaming tournaments
    • Metro Atlanta Flag Football Association
    • Honors ceremony – Dean's List and President's List
    • Westwood Has Talent – poetry, dance, and singing

    There are also on-campus clubs and services designed to enhance student life. Among them:

    • Graphic Artist Guild (GAG) is perfect for those who are artist and designers at heart. GAG members offer events including guest speakers, game tournaments, and movie nights.
    • American Criminal Justice Association (ACJA) is geared to students in the Criminal Justice program. Members host networking events with community leaders.
    • American Medical Technologist (AMT) organization is perfect for medical students. AMT members participate in blood drives and health fairs. Regular meetings, guest speakers and field trips  provide opportunities for students to enhance their college experiences while completing their degree programs.
    • Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP) provides you with knowledge and networking for our field of interest. A valuable  student guide to resources in the Atlanta area, including day care, head start programs, Marta Passes (transportation), employment opportunities and housing.
    • Alpha Beta Kappa - During graduation ceremonies, this honor society recognizes the academic accomplishments of outstanding students from the Atlanta-Midtown campus.
    • Student Association Committee (SAC) is an organization of students from all programs committed to supporting campus activities and community events.
    • Café in the lobby
    • Phi Beta Lambda, a business program student association

    At Westwood College, students can receive a career-focused education in a great location.
     
    *More information on student activities can be found in the student services section of the course catalogs

    Request More Information

    Our graduates receive hands-on, career-focused training. Don't wait another day; start transforming your life into the one you've always wanted.

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    Did You Know?

    Our fast-track approach can help you earn your associate degree in as little as 17 months or your bachelor's degree in as little as three years.

  • Employers

    Westwood has prepared our Atlanta Midtown Campus graduates for careers with employers such as:

    • Aegis Communication Group
    • Allied Barton Security
    • DeKalb County Government
    • Delta Airlines
    • Emory Healthcare
    • Fidelity Bank
    • Hewlett Packard
    • Insight Global
    • Lodgenet Broadband
    • Peach State Federal Credit Union
    • Phoenix Architectural
    • Platinum Creations
    • Regency Hospital
    • Riverbend Correctional Facility
    • Southern Spine Institute
    • US Airways
    • Verizon Wireless
    • Wipro Technologies

    Westwood College tracks the initial employers of its graduates for accreditation purposes. This list represents a partial list of employers of graduates from this program, drawn from across the Westwood campus system, and contains employers of Westwood College graduates from July 1, 2012 to June 30, 2013. It is not intended to represent an endorsement of Westwood College by the listed employers.

    Comprehensive employment information for graduates from each campus is available.
  • Faculty Bios

    Westwood takes great pride in its faculty and their accomplishments, employing educators who bring years of practical industry and academic experience to the classroom. They are dedicated to giving students the hands-on experience, real-world preparation, and one-on-one attention required to succeed in today’s competitive career environment. Meet some of our faculty by visiting our faculty spotlight page and selecting your campus or field of interest.
  • News

    Read about the most recent happenings on Facebook, see what we've been tweeting about or check out our College and Career blog for interesting resources. Our most recent news stories are listed right here:
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    Westwood College featured on MSN Money

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    Westwood College graduate is one of five students nationwide to receive APSCU’s GREAT award

    Guillermo De La Riva was selected from more than 180 nominations for the 2014 award.

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    Westwood College introduces new scholarship and reward program

    100% of Westwood College students eligible for at least one of 11 institutional scholarships or rewards.

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    New Westwood technology program gives students in-depth training for specialized career fields

    Westwood College today unveiled a new Information Technology (IT) program designed to provide students with the latest hands-on skills they need for meaningful employment in computer networking upon graduation.

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    Westwood College's national "Good Works" service program raises $25,000 for community groups

    Faculty and staff from Westwood College recently hit the streets on a mission to do "Good Works" by helping more than 38 local community organizations throughout the U.S.

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    Westwood College launches national "Good Works" community service program

    Month-long program to raise up to $25,000 in donations, serve 5,000 volunteer hours.

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    Members of congress welcome Westwood College during Hill Day

    Westwood students visit U.S. Capital offices and discuss the face of career colleges.

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    Westwood College student designs winning logo for APSCU convention & exposition

    Sughey Abreu De Hernandez wins grand prize in logo contest for Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities.

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    Westwood College takes on larger role in strategic direction of private sector colleges

    Committee appointments by Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities reinforce partnership between college and trade organization

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    Westwood College students create a path to job success in a challenging economy

    Eric Lovett named 2012 recipient of the $10,000 Platinum PATH Scholarship.

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    Westwood College announces graduate success stories

    Alumni recognized for completing degrees and using hands-on skills to find fulfilling careers despite personal and economic challenges.

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    Westwood College staff volunteers more than 400 hours in support of ACICS Centennial We SERVE Community Service Week

    Central Administration staff donated time to Food Bank of the Rockies, Junior Achievement and others.

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    The legendary Tuskegee Airmen

    Black History Month celebrations at Westwood College – Atlanta Midtown were highlighted by two visits from the legendary Tuskegee Airmen.

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    Westwood College suggests looking beyond the course catalog when considering colleges

    Offering hands-on experience and access to industry leaders can prove to be invaluable to a student's education and eventual job search.

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    Alta Colleges Inc. named to 2011 CIO 100 list

    CIO magazine’s 24th annual CIO 100 awards recognize IT excellence

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    Westwood College introduces Employment Pledge

    Reinforces commitment to preparing students for future careers.

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    Alta College honors top educators through excellence in education awards

    Alta College, Inc., the parent company of Westwood College and Redstone College, announced today the winners of its annual Excellence in Education Awards. With these awards, three top educators are nationally recognized for their outstanding achievements and dedication to excellence both inside and outside of the classroom.

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    Westwood College Partners with Employers to Enrich Opportunities for Students and Graduates

    Employers provide guidance through Program Advisory Committees

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    Westwood College Announces the 2011 PATH to Success Scholarship Program

    Westwood College is proud to announce the 2011 PATH to Success Scholarships which honors the vision and commitment of Westwood students. The purpose of this scholarship is to reward students who are taking control of their future through dedicated career planning and action.

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    Westwood College announces the Westwood 100

    Denver, Feb. 11, 2011 – Westwood College is pleased to announce the Westwood 100, Volume 1 – a collection of personal success stories from 100 Westwood College alumni. These Westwood 100 graduates proudly tell their stories of how they have transformed their lives and found a fulfilling career by obtaining their college degree.

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    Westwood College offers tuition-free alumni retraining to graduates

    School’s mission is to encourage lifelong learning.

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    Westwood College takes education forums to SIEGE expo

    School recognized for its efforts and involvement at Game Expo.

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    Congratulations to 2010 PATH to Success Scholarships Winners!

    Thanks to the more than 325 Westwood students who participated in the 2010 PATH to Success Scholarships competition. The focus of the annual scholastic award program is to reward students who are self-motivated, have a career plan and are taking steps to get a job in their field after college.

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    Westwood College Takes Immediate, Decisive Actions Following Senate Committee Hearing and GAO Investigation

    Chief executive drives college to be a leader in the private-sector college industry by implementing new initiatives on compliance, transparency and the student experience.

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    Westwood College Students More Satisfied than Others Reports 2010 Noel-Levitz Survey

    Westwood College today announced that its students are more satisfied with their college experience than their counterparts in a comparison group of almost 125 private four‐year colleges and universities. The independent student survey was performed by Noel‐Levitz, a nationally recognized consulting firm specializing in higher education research and strategic planning.

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    2009 Excellence in Education Awards: Honoring Our Outstanding Educators

    Members of the Alta senior leadership team, campus presidents, deans and honorees gathered for a special ceremony in Denver on April 22 to recognize outstanding faculty members for their dedication to excellence. Our annual Excellence in Education awards honors top educators both at the campus and the national level in six categories: Community Service, Committee Service, Program Leadership, Faculty of the Year, Provost and Dean of the Year. Our winners embody the vision of the ideal educator, one who adds value through contributions not only to students, but also to the campus, the entire institution and the community.

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    Westwood College names Bryan Gulebian president of its Atlanta Midtown campus

    With nearly two decades of experience in higher education, Gulebian brings a diverse set of skills and experience with him.

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    Westwood College Helps Veterans Combat The Rising Costs Of College Tuition Through The Yellow Ribbon Program

    Program Closes the Gap between VA Benefits and the Actual Cost of Most Colleges

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    Westwood College Introduces New And Updated Degree Programs To Help Launch Graduates Into In-Demand Industries

    To help meet the needs of a fast-changing world, Westwood College (www.westwood.edu) has updated its Information Technology: Major in Cisco Network Systems program and is launching two new programs – Information Technology: Major in Computer Forensics and Paralegal. These new and updated programs are now available and prepare graduates to hit the ground running with job skills in growing fields.

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