Ashworth College

6625 The Corners Pkwy. Suite 500
Norcross, Georgia 30092

[email protected]

Accreditation: Distance Education and Training Council, Accrediting Commission

Tuition: Range is from $1,250 per program to $1,500 per semester (all-inclusive)

Payment Plan: Monthly plan available ($59/month interest-free)

Textbooks: Included in Tuition

Transfer: Up to 45 credit hours

Time Limit: 4 years; $50 for a 3-month extension

Degrees: Associate degrees available: Accounting; Computer Information Systems; Construction Management; Criminal Justice; Early Childhood Education; Finance; General Business; General Studies; Healthcare Administration; Human Resource Administration; Marketing; Paralegal Studies; Psychology; Retail Administration; Security Administration

Course Categories: Individual courses are not available. You have to take courses as part of a degree program. Courses not listed in a printed catalog

Course Delivery: All of the above associate degrees are completely paper-based

Catalog: The only print catalog available is generic and not helpful in choosing courses.

Founded: 1987

Comments: They have more than 750,000 graduates worldwide, but Ashworth is notoriously bad for returning correspondence. I have yet to receive a full catalog or answers to my questions.

Comments: Their associate degrees (listed above) are completely paper-based and ideal for incarcerated students, of which they have many. You will need an advocate to assist with registering and choosing your courses since that can be done online only.

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