College, AK Facts, Population, Income, Demographics, Economy

Population (male): 6,893

Median Age: 29.4 years

Cost of Living: March 2019 cost of living index in College: 103.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Poverty (breakdown): (4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Black residents, 7.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.4% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)

Sex Offenders:

Ancestries: Ancestries: German (11.3%), Irish (5.3%), English (4.9%), American (3.8%), European (3.5%), Ukrainian (3.5%).

Races:
      White alone - 9,693 - 67.2%
      Two or more races - 1,273 - 8.8%
      American Indian alone - 1,160 - 8.0%
      Hispanic - 793 - 5.5%
      Asian alone - 698 - 4.8%
      Black alone - 652 - 4.5%
      Native Hawaiian and Other
>Pacific Islander alone - 44 - 0.3%

There were 4,104 households of which 37.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.0% were married couples living together, 11.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.7% were non-families. 25.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.13.

Recognitions and Certifications

Accredited Drug Testing has been recognized as one of the "Top 10 drug testing companies" for excellent customer service and we have received TPA Accreditation from the National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association. We are active in all drug testing industry associations and our staff are trained and certified as drug and alcohol testing specialists.

Important Links

National Drug and Alcohol Screening Association (https://ndasa.com/)

National Drug Free Workplace Alliance (https://www.ndwa.org/)

Substance Abuse Program Administrators Association (https://www.sapaa.com/)

Substance Abuse Mental Health Safety Administration (https://www.samhsa.gov/)

US Drug Enforcement Administration (https://www.dea.gov/)

Office of Drug alcohol Policy Control (https://www.transportation.gov/odapc)

College, Alaska Drug Testing

College, Alaska Drug 10 Panel Testing

10 Panel Drug Test, College, AK

Accredited Drug Testing provides a 10-panel drug test at testing centers located in College AK and throughout the local area. Same day service is available, and most testing centers are within minutes of your home or office. DOT drug testing and ETG Alcohol testing is also available.

Urine drug testing is the most common and customizable screening method available in the drug testing world. Many times, drug tests are ordered from companies, courts, or individuals without knowing what drug panel is needing to be analyzed.

The most common drug panel options include the 5,10, 12, 14 and 17 panel drug tests but we also offer specialized and customized panels based on your specific need and we are here to discuss exactly what is tested in each type of drug test panel.

Urine or Hair Drug Testing in College, AK – You Choose!

The detection period for a urine drug test is 1-5 days. However, hair drug testing is becoming more common because the detection period for a standard hair test can be up to 90 days. You must have at least an inch and a half of hair (1.5 inches) on your head or body hair may be used when conducting a hair drug test.

Facts About 10 Panel Drug Test

  • The most cost-effective option in the workplace
  • Most common and customizable screening method
  • Detects recent drug use
  • Available in instant or lab based testing options

Remember that many opioid addictions lead to further drug use, including heroin, so you may find that a standard 5 and 10 panel is not fulfilling your needs. In this case, consider a 12-panel drug test, which tests for additional opiates and painkillers that would not show up on a test with fewer panels.

A urine drug test detects recent drug use and is currently the only testing method that is approved for federally mandated drug testing.(5 panel DOT drug Test) Urine testing is appropriate for all testing reasons, from pre-employment to random to post-accident – and can be performed for a wide range of illicit and prescription drugs.

What drug are tested for in a 10 Panel Drug Test?

The drugs tested in a10 panel urine drug test include:

  • Amphetamines
  • Barbiturates
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Cocaine
  • Marijuana
  • MDA
  • Methadone
  • Methaqualone
  • Opiates
  • PCP
  • Propoxyphene

The standard 10 panel drug test is typically collected at a collection site and analyzed at a SAMHSA Certified Laboratory. If you need a rapid results test, the 10 panel is available for a rapid result in most areas Nationwide. Results for a rapid results test are typically available the same business day (for negative results) and if a non-negative result exist, we send the specimen to the lab to perform confirmation testing at no additional charge.

What is a drug test?

A drug test is a technical analysis of a biological specimen such as urine, hair, blood, breath, finger nail and oral fluid/saliva. The common procedure for a drug test is to have a donor provide a specimen to a drug testing collection specialist, complete a chain of custody form and then the collector will send by carrier the specimen to a laboratory for analysis and a determination if the specimen is negative or positive. Although there many laboratories in the United States which provide drug testing analysis, it is recommended that only a laboratory that is SAMHSA Certified is to be used when determining a drug testing result.

Does passive smoke inhalation cause a false positive for marijuana?

"Passive" smoke inhalation from being in a room with people smoking marijuana is not considered valid, as the cut-off concentrations for lab analysis are set well above that which might occur for passive inhalation.

Other abnormalities in the urine screen may indicate that results may be a false negative or that there was deliberate adulteration of the sample. For example:

  • a low creatinine lab value can indicate that a urine sample was tampered with; either the subject diluted their urine by consuming excessive water just prior to testing, or water was added to the urine sample.
  • creatinine levels are often used in conjunction with specific gravity to determine if samples have been diluted. To help avoid this problem, the testing lab may color the water in their toilet blue to prevent the sample being diluted with water from the toilet.
  • subjects may also attempt to add certain enzymes to the urine sample to affect stability, but this often changes the pH, which is also tested.

How long do drugs stay in your system?

The window of detection or often times referred to as look back period of a drug test depend on several factors. Some of the factors impacting how long a drug will stay in your system are:

  • The amount of the drug taken
  • The frequency of the drug taken
  • The type of drug taken
  • An individual’s body metabolic rate and general health
  • The amount of fluids consumed since ingesting the drug
  • The amount of exercise since ingesting the drug
  • Other genetic variations that would impact an individual’s response to a specific drug

In the case of life-threatening symptoms, unconsciousness, or bizarre behavior in an emergency situation, screening for common drugs and toxins may help find the cause, called a toxicology test or tox screen to denote the broader area of possible substances beyond just self-administered drugs. These tests can also be done post-mortem during an autopsy in cases where a death was not expected. The test is usually done within 96 h (4 days) after the desire for the test is realized. Both a urine sample and a blood sample may be tested.

ADT offers 10 panel urine drug tests in College, AK.
Don’t see your location, call us today at (800) 221-4291 (800) 221-4291

College Drug Testing locations

309 SPRUCE ST 1.4 miles

309 SPRUCE ST
FAIRBANKS, AK 99709
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1867 AIRPORT WAY Ste 130B 1.9 miles

1867 AIRPORT WAY Ste 130B
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
Categories: FAIRBANKS AK

1867 Airport Way, Suite 140B 2.0 miles

1867 Airport Way, Suite 140B
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Categories: Fairbanks AK

1405 KELLUM ST STE 100 2.1 miles

1405 KELLUM ST STE 100
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
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1919 Lathrop Street Ste 125, 2.5 miles

1919 Lathrop Street Ste 125,
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Categories: Fairbanks AK

1008 16TH AVE 2.7 miles

1008 16TH AVE
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
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1001 NOBLE ST STE 225 2.9 miles

1001 NOBLE ST STE 225
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
Categories: FAIRBANKS AK

1626 30TH AVENUE 3.1 miles

1626 30TH AVENUE
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
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1275 SADLER WAY STE 101 3.5 miles

1275 SADLER WAY STE 101
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
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3100 S CUSHMAN ST 3.8 miles

3100 S CUSHMAN ST
FAIRBANKS, AK 99701
Categories: FAIRBANKS AK

To schedule a 5, 10, 12, 14 or 17 panel urine or hair drug test at a testing center in College AK, please call (800) 221-4291 or schedule online.

Local College Information

Local Area Info: College, Alaska

College is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska, United States. It is part of the Fairbanks, Alaska Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 12,964 as of the 2010 census.

This community lies adjacent to the city of Fairbanks. The University of Alaska Fairbanks lies within its boundaries and serves as its core. The area is often referred to as part of Fairbanks, and not as a separate entity. The area is served by the University of Alaska Fairbanks for fire protection and ambulance service, and jointly by the University of Alaska Fairbanks Police Department and Alaska State Troopers for police protection.

At the 2000 census, there were 11,402 people, 4,104 households and 2,638 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 610.7 per square mile (235.8/km). There were 4,501 housing units at an average density of 241.1/sqmi (93.1/km). The racial makeup of the CDP was 77.85% White, 3.11% Black or African American, 8.95% Native American, 3.19% Asian, 0.08% Pacific Islander, 1.09% from other races, and 5.74% from two or more races. 3.47% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

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Population (male): 6,893

Median Age: 29.4 years

Cost of Living: March 2019 cost of living index in College: 103.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Poverty (breakdown): (4.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.6% for Black residents, 7.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.4% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 5.4% for two or more races residents)

Sex Offenders:

Ancestries: Ancestries: German (11.3%), Irish (5.3%), English (4.9%), American (3.8%), European (3.5%), Ukrainian (3.5%).

Races:
      White alone - 9,693 - 67.2%
      Two or more races - 1,273 - 8.8%
      American Indian alone - 1,160 - 8.0%
      Hispanic - 793 - 5.5%
      Asian alone - 698 - 4.8%
      Black alone - 652 - 4.5%
      Native Hawaiian and Other
>Pacific Islander alone - 44 - 0.3%

There were 4,104 households of which 37.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.0% were married couples living together, 11.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 35.7% were non-families. 25.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 3.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.60 and the average family size was 3.13.