What qualifications do I need to attend Antonelli College?
A high school diploma or GED and a successful admissions interview are required for admission.
In Ohio only, a portfolio review is required for admission into the Graphic Design program. A portfolio should include 6-10 pieces of artwork, preferably hand drawn. These are used to determine a student’s creative ability regarding basic composition and design elements.
In Mississippi only, students must be 18 years or older for admission into the Massage Therapy program at the time of application.
In Ohio only, students must be 21 years or older to take the Wine and Beverage rotation in the Hospitality Arts program.
Is ACT or SAT testing required?
No. See above to find out what qualifications are needed to attend Antonelli College.
I got my high school diploma online. Will you accept it?
Antonelli College accepts high school diplomas from high schools that have accreditation that is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Do you have dorms or places that will discount housing/rent?
Antonelli College does not offer on-campus housing, but there are several apartments located close to the campuses. The Dean of Students can work with you to determine housing options.
How do I obtain a copy of my official transcripts?
Submit a written request to the Registrar or Student Records Manager that includes your mailing address. Fax requests are accepted. There is a $5.00 processing fee, and the request will be processed in 3-5 business days. This pertains to an unofficial transcript as well. Current students requesting transcripts pay the same price as former students and graduates.
How many credit hours are considered part-time and full-time?
A student who is enrolled at least 9 credits/hours is considered full-time. Students with eight credit hours are considered part-time. Other additional requirements may exist for specific programs at individual campuses. Contact an admissions representative for more information.
I am having a difficult time in some of my classes and would like additional help. What options do I have?
If you are having difficulty in a course, your first step is to talk to the instructor before or after class or to make an appointment during his or her office hours. Our instructors are happy to help each student succeed. If it is determined that tutoring is needed, Antonelli College provides tutoring assistance to our students. A Tutoring Request Form can be filled out and submitted to the Dean of Students or other campus designee. Someone will then contact you to develop a tutoring schedule that is specific to your needs.
Can I take both online and on-campus classes?
Yes, we try to be flexible as possible to meet the needs of our students. You are also able to take both day and night classes if the schedule allows.
Can I transfer my credits to any school if I want to continue my education?
Whether or not credits are accepted is always up to the institution where you choose to continue your education. Antonelli College is nationally accredited, and the credits are more likely to transfer to schools with the same type of accreditation. We have several articulation agreements with four-year schools that outline which credits will transfer. If you have any questions about the best place to pursue further education after graduating from Antonelli College, please see the Dean of Academic Affairs.
Will Antonelli College accept college credits from other schools?
Any new student wanting to transfer in college credits should contact his or her previous college and request an official transcript be sent to Antonelli College before the end of the first quarter term. All college transcripts for entering students go to the Registrar and Dean of Academic Affairs.
Are you an accredited college?
Yes. Please see our full accreditation here.
How many campuses does Antonelli College have?
We have four locations, including the Cincinnati, Ohio campus; Jackson, Mississippi campus; and Hattiesburg, Mississippi campus. We also offer online classes.
Can you mail or email me a catalog or additional information?
At Antonelli College, you are a person with goals and dreams. We understand that selecting a college is a big decision and one that will impact your future. Antonelli College is different than most schools in that we offer all potential students a career planning session. During this meeting, we spend time to get to know you and your goals, answer your questions, and determine if Antonelli College aligns with your aspirations and if you will find success at Antonelli College. Not all of your questions may be answered by a simple brochure or catalog. Our students value the time we spend helping them to design and map out their future and the continued support they receive once they join the Antonelli College family.
How much does it cost to attend Antonelli College?
Tuition varies by program. Whether a student attends full-time or part-time, is transferring credits or tests out of classes will impact the cost of tuition. Tuition includes all applicable academic and administrative needs, including books and program kits. Contact an admissions advisor for further details.
How long does it take to complete my degree?
Depending on the program, your Associate degree can be completed in as little as 19 months while attending full-time.
How frequently do classes start?
Antonelli College offers open enrollment throughout the year and, as a result, students have the option to start classes roughly every 8-10 weeks. Please contact an admissions advisor for specific dates.
When are classes offered?
Classes are offered both day and evenings to help students balance other responsibilities, such as work and childcare. However, not all classes each term are offered both during the day and evening. Our academic deans and department chairs assist students in creating a class schedule that fits their lives.
Why is attendance so important?
Antonelli College prides itself on offering courses that align with the content and substance that employers seek. Additionally, our instructors incorporate their real-world experiences into their coursework. Although it may be inviting to skip a day of class, you will be missing valuable information that you simply cannot find in your textbook.
Now that I am enrolled, how do I get verification that I am enrolled at Antonelli College?
To receive a verification letter, a request is submitted to the Registrar. The Registrar will verify in writing that the student is attending school.
Where can I apply for scholarships?
Scholarships are available through many different organizations and application process and eligibility requirements vary from scholarships to scholarship. The Financial Aid office has scholarship information available. We also suggest students look online for potential scholarships to determine eligibility. One site that we recommend is www.fastweb.com.
If I received a scholarship, now what do I do?
If you have applied and received a scholarship on your own, simply bring in your award notification to the Student Accounts office so that we can submit your verification to receive the award.
I am a veteran of the Armed Forces. How do I receive educational benefits at Antonelli College?
To apply for Veteran’s Education Benefits, simply to go your local Veteran Center or apply online at www.gibill.va.gov. Once you complete your application, simply print it out and bring it to the Student Accounts office along with your DD214 (for dependents, bring your parent/spouse’s DD2140).
Can I buy my own books? How do I get my books for class?
It is unnecessary for students to purchase any books. Your tuition includes books that can be picked up at the student book store the week that classes start.
Can I resell my books?
Yes, each quarter we host a textbook broker who will purchase your used textbooks.
How do I register for classes, and when will I get my schedule?
New students get their schedules from their admissions advisor or department chair at orientation. Continuing students will design their schedule with their department chair and/or receive one proposed by their department chair that can be altered by the student as needed. Student schedules for the upcoming term are typically ready by the fifth week of the term. Please see your department chair to get your schedule.
Does Antonelli College provide daycare services?
See the Dean of Students or the Dean of Academic Affairs to set a meeting with the Campus President to discuss needed accommodations.
What can the Dean of Students do for me?
Not every campus has a Dean of Students, but typically this person or other campus designee can assist you in finding solutions to academic and personal challenges.
Why should I join a student organization?
Joining student organizations is a great way to become more connected to your classmates and your school. Students who participate in student organizations are more likely to succeed.
Does Antonelli College have a leadership/honors organization on campus?
Alpha Beta Kappa is our national honor society, and the Student Advisory Board is our student leadership organization (not available at all campuses).
How do I receive accommodations for my disabilities or temporary physical limitations?
See the Dean of Students to set a meeting with the Campus President or Dean of Academic Affairs to discuss needed accommodations.
Do you offer massage therapy sessions?
Yes, student massages are available. Contact the campus located closest to you for times and rates.
I live outside of the United States. Does Antonelli College accept international students?
At this time, in order to be an Antonelli College student you must be a US citizen, or have a student visa. In addition, you must have a GED or High School Diploma.
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