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Frequently Asked Questions

Accepted Student FAQ’s

  • What do I do next?  Check out the New Student Checklist for your next steps.
  • I have questions about Orientation.
    • If you are a new student with less than 30 transferable hours, you will attend New Student Orientation.  Here is more information on NSO.
    • If you are a transfer student, with more than 30 transferable hours, you are eligible for Fast Track Orientation.  Here is more information on Fast Track.
    • Visit the FAQ section on the Orientation page if you have other questions regarding Orientation.

General Admissions FAQ’s

  • What are your requirements?  Click here for requirements for all student types.
  • How do I check my admissions status?  Click here:  Application Status
  • Where do I send my transcript?
    • Official High School Transcript:  Send electronically via  Mail to Office of Enrollment Management, ABAC 4, 2802 Moore Hwy. Tifton, GA 31793.
    • Official College Transcript: Send electronically via e-script to  Mail to Office of Enrollment Management, ABAC 4, 2802 Moore Hwy. Tifton, GA 31793.  *The Office of Enrollment Management will not accept a faxed copy of a college transcript.*
  • What is the difference in “official” and “unofficial”?  Official documentation comes in a sealed envelope directly from your high school or college.  Unofficial documentation has been faxed in or submitted by the student and not directly from the previous institution.
  • What is “lawful presence” and how can it be satisfied?  Lawful Presence verifies that you are lawfully present in the US.  The FAFSA or original birth certificate will satisfy your lawful presence requirement.  If you are a Georgia Resident, you may email a picture of your driver’s license to Please do not fax your license, we cannot use that to satisfy the requirement.
  • What can be faxed to have a requirement satisfied?  Students may fax the Certification-of-Immunization.  We will also accept a faxed copy of a high school transcript and SAT or ACT scores, but those will be considered unofficial.  Students must submit official documentation as well.
  • Is the SAT or ACT required for admission to ABAC?  Yes! All new freshmen, and students with less than 30 transferable credit hours, are required to have the SAT or ACT for admission.  Students who graduated from high school more than 5 years ago are not required to submit scores.
  • What are the SAT or ACT requirements to get into ABAC? Admission to ABAC is dependent on more than just your test scores therefore we cannot give you an exact minimum. Our average SAT score is a 500 Math and the reading score is based on the score breakdowns, 26 Reading and 25 Math. The average ACT score is 19 Math and 19 English. Our average GPA for entering freshman is a 3.0. Again, these are averages so can vary depending on each student.
  • How do I send my SAT or ACT scores?  Request for your scores to be sent to ABAC via for SAT or for ACT.  *Please note that it will take 4-6 weeks for us to receive your scores*.  You may download a PDF report of your scores and email to and we will use those unofficial scores to make a decision until your requested scores arrive.  
    • ACT (school code: 0781)/ SAT (school code: 11675)

Admissions at other ABAC sites

  • Are the admissions requirements the same?  Yes!  Click here for all student types.
  • How do I indicate that I want to attend a different site?  The application on GAFutures allows you to choose your desired location.
  • Are there orientation sessions for other sites?  Yes, we do offer orientations at our other sites.  Click here for more information on orientations at our various locations.

Contact FAQ’s

  • Here’s how to reach us!
    • ABAC at Tifton
      • Mail: ABAC 4, 2802 Moore Hwy. Tifton, GA 31793
      • Email:
      • Phone:  229.391.5004, Option 1/Fax: 229.391.5002
    • ABAC at Bainbridge
      • 2500 East Shotwell St., Bainbridge, GA 39819
      • Phone: 229.243.6000
    • ABAC at Blakely
      • Mail: 40 Harold Ragan Dr., Blakely, GA 39823
      • Email:
      • Phone: 229.724.2400/Fax 229.724.2107
    • ABAC at Moultrie
      • Mail: 31 East Central Avenue, Moultrie, Georgia 31768
      • Email:
      • Phone: 229.891.7235
  • What are your hours?  The hours of operation are Monday-Thursday, 8-5:30 and Fridays 8-3.

Visit FAQ’s  

  • How do I schedule a campus visit?  Click here!
  • When are your daily campus visits offered?  Tours for ABAC at Tifton are offered Monday-Thursday at 9:30 and 2 and on Fridays at 9:30.
  • When are your Open Campus Days?  Stallion Days are held in November, February, and April.  For more information and to make a reservation:

Cost of Attendance FAQ’s

  • ABAC has been named a Best Value School for the past four consecutive academic years by University Research and Review.  
    • Georgia Resident Tuition:  $2,064 per semester for 15+ hours.
    • Neighbor Waiver Eligible Tuition: $2,064 per semester for 15+ hours
    • Out of State Tuition: $6,275 per semester for 15+hours
    • For more information on housing options, meal plans, and other costs, click here.

Neighbor Waiver FAQ’s

  • What are the requirements for the Neighbor Waiver for Alabama, Florida, South Carolina or Tennessee Residents?  Click here.

Programs of Study FAQ’s

  • ABAC offers 12 bachelor degrees in their entirety on the Tifton campus.  To explore all of our academic options, click here!

Course Transfer FAQ’s