Piedmont College Athens Center is located on North Milledge Avenue in Athens, Georgia. Opened in 1996, it is the first satellite campus of Piedmont College, which is an independent, church-related, liberal arts institution in Demorest, Georgia. Piedmont College Athens Center offers undergraduate and graduate programs through day and evening classes, as well as several cohort programs. Undergraduate programs are provided in the arts, education, sociology, criminal justice, psychology, and business. Degree programs include the Master of Business Administration (MBA), Education Specialist (Ed. S.), and Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) for Early Childhood, Secondary Education, and Special Education E/BD.