News

July 12, 2018
Admissions Deadline July 30.
July 12, 2018
Sedric Floyd, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, finds success in GNTC's Culinary Arts program.
July 9, 2018
Team DeSoto crossed the finish line of The Great Race, a rally-style race with vintage vehicles that began in Buffalo, N.Y., and ended in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
July 5, 2018
This class of new law enforcement specialists is the 20th graduating class under GNTC Law Enforcement Academy Director Jim Pledger.
July 3, 2018
Taylor Eagle of Chattooga County won the bronze medal in the Residential Systems and Installation Maintenance category at the SkillsUSA National Competition.
June 26, 2018
Georgia Northwestern Takes 17 students To Louisville To Compete in the National SkillsUSA competition.
June 25, 2018
Team DeSoto received a $1,000 grant for The Great Race, a rally-style race with vintage vehicles that began in Buffalo, N.Y., and ends in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
June 22, 2018
GNTC Career Standouts Shine at Phi Beta Lambda National Competition.
June 20, 2018
GNTC students to compete in PBL National Competition in Baltimore.
June 14, 2018
The Culinary Arts program at GNTC is inviting the community to attend special international summer dinners in late June and early July.
June 12, 2018
The Great Race is a rally-style race with vintage vehicles that begins in Buffalo, N.Y., and ends in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
June 8, 2018
The scholarship was established by the Ronald Adam family in memory of David Wayne Adam (1971-1988) a student at Cedartown High School.
June 6, 2018
See the video slideshow that features images of all six GNTC campuses from previous years, as well as highlights and accomplishments from the 2017-18 academic year.
June 5, 2018
The reception honored students that participated in the SkillsUSA and Phi Beta Lambda statewide competitions in 2018 and are eligible to compete at the national level this summer.
June 5, 2018
Walker County Schools and GNTC hosted dozens of Northwest Georgia families for a Launch Academy Open House on GNTC’s Walker County Campus
June 1, 2018
Congratulations to all our students who made the President's or Dean's list for the spring semester!
May 25, 2018
Students volunteered their time and services to help restore a house for Habitat of Humanity in Gordon County this past semester.
May 24, 2018
Walker County Schools and GNTC are providing students from LaFayette and Ridgeland High Schools the opportunity to earn dual enrollment college credit.
May 23, 2018
GNTC and Grant Writing USA will present a two-day grant writing workshop on the Floyd County Campus in Rome, July 26-27
May 22, 2018
Gerardo Cruz receives his associate degree in Industrial Systems Technology from GNTC. (Rome News-Tribune article)
May 21, 2018
Ashley Petty of Gordon County overcomes directional dyslexia and earns her Commercial Truck Driving certificate.
May 21, 2018
The job fair was sponsored by the Greater Rome Existing Industries Association (GREIA), the manufacturing sector of the Rome Floyd Chamber.
May 14, 2018
Students entered the next stage in life when they crossed the stage and turned their tassels during the 2018 Spring Commencement Ceremony!
May 9, 2018
The ceremony will take place at the Forum River Center in Rome.
May 7, 2018
William Nichols, GNTC’s 2018 EAGLE Delegate, delivered the keynote address. Nichols was chosen as one of eight finalists for the State EAGLE Award by the TCSG.
May 2, 2018
The ceremony will take place on the the Gordon County Campus in Calhoun.
May 1, 2018
Twenty-one-month-old Lucas Warren, son of GNTC student Jason Warren, is the of the 2018 Gerber Spokesbaby of the Year.
April 30, 2018
Benjamin Berger, Jan Gaertner, and Christoph Gurok spent two weeks at GNTC before starting internships in the northwest Georgia region.
April 25, 2018
Morgan is competing with the best students of the state’s 22 technical colleges as part of the system’s annual GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) program.
April 18, 2018
A resident of Acworth, Wheeler has served in leadership positions at Southern Company subsidiaries for more than 17 years.
April 17, 2018
GNTC’s Automotive Technology program will compete in a cross country endurance race that will start in Buffalo, N.Y., and end in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada!
April 16, 2018
Students take home 20 awards for their business skill knowledge and career-related performances in Atlanta.
April 5, 2018
Welding is a skill used by many industries and virtually everything around us was created in part by welding. See the program video to learn more.
April 2, 2018
Graduates of the Health Information Management Technology program at GNTC can transfer seamlessly to Dalton State College.
March 30, 2018
The Medical Association of Georgia (MAG) Alliance donated 10K to GNTC for a full scholarship and supplies for the new program.
March 27, 2018
GNTC students won 17 medals at the 2018 SkillsUSA state competition; 10 gold, 4 silver, and 3 bronze.
March 27, 2018
The Spring Plant Sale, an annual tradition in Rome, will begin at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, April 10.
March 20, 2018
The 2018 SkillsUSA Georgia State Leadership and Skills Conference takes place March 22-24 in Atlanta.
March 19, 2018
Students had a chance to work with a renowned Irish Chef as part of a partnership between the Waterford Institute of Technology and the TCSG.
March 19, 2018
GNTC's Whitfield Murray Campus continues to grow. Upon completion, the 80,000-square foot facility will be able to accommodate up to 4,000 students.
March 13, 2018
William Nichols, of Gordon County, winner of GNTC's EAGLE Award for 2018, was chosen as one of eight finalists for the State EAGLE Award.
March 13, 2018
High school teams from the Northwest Georgia region compete in the FIRST Robotics Peachtree District Qualifier in Dalton.
March 12, 2018
David Miller was able to turn his life around after graduating from GNTC's Welding and Joining Technology program. (Rome News-Tribune article)
March 8, 2018
GNTC's Walker County Campus serves as a remote location for the Orange Grove Center in Chattanooga, Tenn.
March 5, 2018
Dr. Elizabeth Anderson brings more than 16 years of educational leadership experience to her new position at GNTC.
February 23, 2018
A resident of Cedartown, Roberson was one of two TCSG students selected to receive a $1,000 scholarship awarded to injured military veterans.
February 13, 2018
The special Valentine’s Spa Day was for women from the Floyd Training Center and Highland Rivers Outreach.
February 9, 2018
For four consecutive years, GNTC has had the largest number of Dual Enrollment students out of all of the technical colleges in the state of Georgia.
February 8, 2018
GNTC's Practical Nursing program prepares students to become competent and ethical LPNs that provide highly personalized patient care in the clinical setting and beyond.
February 6, 2018
Congratulations to all our students who made the President's or Dean's list for the fall semester!
January 30, 2018
Morgan, a Business Management and Nursing student, was named GNTC's GOAL winner and Kinman, an English/General Education instructor, was selected as Instructor of the Year.
January 24, 2018
Instructors and staff at GNTC have nominated six of their peer instructors for the Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Instruction competition.
January 22, 2018
Four GNTC students have been selected as the college’s semi-finalists for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership.
January 12, 2018
Two regional foundations make a joint gift to Georgia Northwestern's Paramedic Technology program.
January 4, 2018
Three GNTC students were selected for the Manufacturers Education Foundation Scholarship.
January 3, 2018
Rob Bradham, Greater Dalton Chamber of Commerce President and CEO, and Al Hodge, Jr., Rome Floyd Chamber President and CEO, are the newest members of the Board of Directors.
December 22, 2017
The competition showcased the skills of electrical professionals, students, and apprentices from across the nation.
December 21, 2017
Fincher, a resident of Cedartown, was recognized for winning the gold medal in the Welding Competition at the 2017 SkillsUSA National Championships.
December 15, 2017
Building J took second place and Administrative Services came in third in the holiday decoration contest that brought out the best in creativity and holiday spirit in the campus community.
December 15, 2017
More than 250 students walk across the stage in front of an estimated crowd of 1,500 family and friends at the Fall Commencement Ceremony in Dalton.
December 14, 2017
A Christmas decorating contest on the Floyd County Campus has brought out the best in creativity and holiday spirit in the campus community.
December 11, 2017
Yancey-Warren is a 2011 graduate of the Marketing Management program. Following graduation, she opened Jamwich, a specialty sandwich shop in downtown Rome.
November 30, 2017
The Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE) Program celebrates adult learners in pursuit of excellence.
November 30, 2017
Students will enter for the next stage in life when they cross the stage and turn the tassels during the ceremony at the Dalton Convention Center.
November 27, 2017
The sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.
November 7, 2017
Dual enrollment offers students a preview of college, credits earned towards a degree before they graduate high school, and even helps with the financial cost of a college education.
November 6, 2017
A new state-of-the-art ambulance simulator provides real-world training for EMS students on GNTC's Catoosa County Campus.
November 2, 2017
Friends, family, and fellow law enforcement officers from across the Northwest Georgia region attended the ceremony to honor Basic Law Enforcement Training Class #201701.
November 1, 2017
GNTC is now accepting applications for classes. We offer programs in business, health, industrial, and public service at six campus locations.
October 30, 2017
Proceeds raised from the tournament will be used to provide scholarships and financial assistance to GNTC students on all six campuses.
October 25, 2017
GNTC and the Family Crisis Center observe Domestic Violence Awareness Month on The Walker County Campus in Rock Spring.
October 25, 2017
Brandon Payne, of Chatsworth, and Marvin Pointer, of Cedartown, were awarded the RHBA Scholarship at a recent ceremony held on the Gordon County Campus in Calhoun
October 23, 2017
Proceeds raised from the tournament will be used to provide scholarships and financial assistance to GNTC students on all six campuses.
October 18, 2017
The exercise served as training for local police and emergency responders to test the response capacity and coordination between GNTC and public safety agencies in the Calhoun area.
October 12, 2017
First responders, law enforcement officers, and emergency responders reported to Building 300 for a simulated active shooter scenario.
October 11, 2017
Walker County’s Doris White was also honored for service during the Board of Directors meeting.
October 6, 2017
The exercise will serve as training for local police and emergency responders to test the response capacity and coordination between the college and public safety agencies.
October 6, 2017
The sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. An evening plant sale will take place on Thursdays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. On Fridays the sale will be a half-day from 8 a.m. to noon.
October 4, 2017
Notabartolo is an officer for Phi Beta Lambda and graduate of the Institute for Leadership sponsored by PBL. He also participated in the TCSG study abroad program in Scotland and is a member of the Student Government Association.
October 3, 2017
The day, a first for GNTC, was held to expose students to the many possibilities for future employment in the skilled workforce.
September 29, 2017
Gov. Nathan Deal today announced that 10,128 Georgians graduated with GED certificates in the past year, up from 9,842 in FY 16, according to the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG).
September 28, 2017
TCSG Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Bavarian State Ministry for Education, Culture and Science.
September 25, 2017
The Criminal Justice Technology program at GNTC trains students in drone technology and how it relates to law enforcement.
September 25, 2017
The day, a first for GNTC, was held to expose students to the many possibilities for future employment in the skilled workforce.
September 14, 2017
The program prepares apprentice electricians and apprentice mechanics to qualify for the journeymen level of employment at Georgia Power.
September 8, 2017
The sale will take place outside of Building L located across from GNTC’s Floyd County Campus.
September 1, 2017
The activities will take place on Thursday, Sept. 21, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Industrial Alley on the Floyd County Campus. There will be demonstrations, simulators, and hands-on learning activities for the industrial programs offered by GNTC.
August 31, 2017
Congratulations to all of our students who made the President's or Dean's list for the summer semester!
August 30, 2017
Gov. Nathan Deal today outlined Georgia’s efforts to assist in Hurricane Harvey rescue and recovery operations. See news article to find donation sites in GNTC's service area.
August 29, 2017
August 28, 2017
Dwight Watt, director of CISCO and Computer Information Systems at GNTC, was honored by one of the nation’s largest charitable organizations.
August 14, 2017
July 28, 2017
Elisabeth Harp of Calhoun and Selena Spivey of Dalton have top-10 finishes at the 2017 Phi Beta Lambda National Competition.
July 27, 2017
Erin Inman of Rome and Timothy “Zan” Thompson of Trion are the first male students to graduate GNTC's Medical Assisting program in more than a decade.
July 25, 2017
Haas, Jeffreys Manufacturing Solutions Donate $17,500 to Georgia Northwestern.
July 24, 2017
Southwest Airlines recently donated a high-bypass turbofan aircraft engine to provide GNTC students with advanced training in troubleshooting, repairing, and maintaining industry-grade aviation equipment.
July 20, 2017
Students will be able to take courses that earn college and high school credit at the same time through the Move On When Ready program.
July 19, 2017
Whitfield Murray Campus Ceremony Sets Stage for Construction of New 80,000-square Foot facility
July 14, 2017
GNTC graduate Charles Nix is the new principal at Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School.
July 14, 2017
GNTC's Ryan Fincher won the gold medal in Welding at the 2017 SkillsUSA National Conference. The Charter Display and Career Pathway teams were awarded bronze medals.
July 12, 2017
Beginning in the fall semester, GNTC will sponsor a new apprenticeship agreement with Roper Corporation to train select workers in the college's Mechatronics program.
July 6, 2017
June 20, 2017
For three consecutive years, GNTC has had the largest number of MOWR students out of all of the technical colleges in the state of Georgia.
June 14, 2017
Through the Young Scholars Program, students take part in a variety of STEM-based learning activities that offers insight into future career opportunities.
June 12, 2017
Northwest Georgia middle school students participated in the eighth annual Design, Engineering, and Manufacturing Camp at GNTC, Dalton State College, and the Northwest Georgia College & Career Academy.
June 6, 2017
Congratulations to all our students who made the President's or Dean's list for the spring semester!
June 6, 2017
The Foundation awarded a scholarship to a student at each high school in GNTC's nine-county service area.
June 5, 2017
The Rome Home Builders Association recently honored Construction Management students that won gold medals in SkillsUSA Georgia and will move on to the national competition.
June 2, 2017
A special reception was held at GNTC to honor students that participated in SkillsUSA and Phi Beta Lambda statewide competitions and are eligible to compete at the national level.
June 2, 2017
The Health Information Management Technology program at GNTC helps a student to start a new life with an exciting new career.
May 31, 2017
Middle school students to get summer push towards education for next generation careers.
May 26, 2017
Culinary Arts students will be planning and preparing international cuisine for private dinners on Tuesday evenings.
May 24, 2017
The grant will be used to provide scholarships to students that plan to enroll, or are currently enrolled, in a machining-based program at GNTC.
May 24, 2017
Grace Beam, assistant dean and instructor of Business Management, learns the latest in economic and community growth.
May 19, 2017
Students donned their caps and gowns as family and friends gathered to watch them walk across the stage and turn their tassels at GNTC’s Spring Commencement Ceremony.
May 19, 2017
Miette Craig received her associate degree in Business Management at GNTC, before her high school diploma, through the Move On When Ready program.
May 19, 2017
Congratulations to our Spring 2017 Graduates!
May 18, 2017
A student's commitment to the community in Dalton leads to help getting into college at GNTC.
May 18, 2017
At the Rome Floyd Chamber's monthly meeting, GNTC's Aviation Training Center was cited to be beneficial to workforce development in the area. (Rome News-Tribune)
May 16, 2017
A team that includes GNTC Aviation Maintenance Technology students are busy disassembling a jet airplane to make it part of a Rome area restaurant.
May 15, 2017
GNTC's Whitfield Murray Campus in Dalton to add new 80,000-square foot facility.
May 12, 2017
The Adult Education program at GNTC held its GED® Graduation and Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 11.
May 12, 2017
Welding and Joining Technology student to compete against the best welders in America at the National SkillsUSA competition in Louisville, Kentucky.
May 11, 2017
Students will enter for the next stage in life when they cross the stage and turn the tassels during the ceremony at the Forum River Center in Rome.
May 4, 2017
The ceremony will take place at 7 p.m. at the Conference Center on GNTC’s Gordon County Campus in Calhoun.
April 27, 2017
A senior at Armuchee High School, Kiana Mata won second place in the 2017 MAW student design contest in the ninth through twelfth grade category.
April 26, 2017
To qualify for NAEHS membership Adult Education students must have dependable attendance, a cooperative attitude, and a solid work ethic.
April 26, 2017
GNTC student JoAnna Parker received a $600 scholarship from the Floyd-Rome Retired Educators Association. (Rome News-Tribune )
April 24, 2017
For three consecutive years, GNTC has had the largest number of MOWR students out of all of the technical colleges in the state of Georgia.
April 21, 2017
Five Freightliner tractors have joined the arsenal of tractor-trailers on the Commercial Truck Driving range on the Walker County Campus.
April 17, 2017
The Spring Plant Sale at GNTC, an annual tradition in Rome, begins Tuesday, April 18, and will end on Friday, April 21.
April 14, 2017
GNTC recently held a special luncheon that offered Culinary Arts students, that studied abroad in Ireland last year, the chance to prepare and serve traditional Irish cuisine using the cooking methods and techniques they learned overseas.
April 13, 2017
GNTC takes home 19 awards from the Georgia Phi Beta Lambda State Competition and has 11 students that qualify for the 2017 National Leadership Conference.
April 10, 2017
Rhonda Beasley, HR manager at Roper Corporation, was recently sworn in as GNTC's newest Board of Directors member at a meeting held on the Gordon County Campus in Calhoun.
April 7, 2017
Meet GNTC’s Claudio Leyssens the 2017 Northwest Georgia Region 1 EMS Educator of the Year!
April 4, 2017
Claudio Leyssens, EMS instructor and clinical coordinator at GNTC, was named the Mike Miller EMS Educator of the Year for 2017.
April 3, 2017
GNTC is now offering face-to-face orientations to help students become more familiar with campus resources.
March 28, 2017
After grabbing eight gold medals at the Georgia SkillsUSA competition and conference in Atlanta, GNTC has 17 students who have now qualified for a chance at being called “The Nation’s Best.”
March 23, 2017
The Spring Plant Sale at GNTC, an annual event that celebrates spring and the end of the cold weather, is extended to four days this year and will take place April 18-21.
March 16, 2017
Emily Connell of Catoosa County represented GNTC at the statewide EAGLE Leadership Institute held March 13-15, in Stone Mountain.
March 15, 2017
Sale will be held April 18-21 at GNTC's Horticulture Greenhouses located across from the Floyd County Campus.
March 14, 2017
The culinary arts students will be planning and preparing a wide variety of international cuisines for lunch buffets.
March 13, 2017
Meet Miguel Ramirez, the 2017 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) winner at GNTC!
March 7, 2017
Revolution Begins at Home for GNTC Student, Kazakhstan Native.
March 2, 2017
Georgia Northwestern officially launched a newly redesigned website, mobile app, and virtual tour to provide users with an enriched online experience and a more enhanced way to connect with the college.
February 23, 2017
Friends, family, and the community gathered at the Conference Center located at GNTC's Gordon County Campus to honor students graduating from Basic Law Enforcement Training Class #201602 on Thursday, Feb. 23.
February 22, 2017
Students from GNTC's Cosmetology program hosted a special Spa Day for women and provided free haircuts, hair styling, makeup services, and full service manicures and pedicures.
February 20, 2017
Meet Jeremiah Cooper, GNTC's 2017 Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year.
February 17, 2017
A capacity crowd is expected at the Georgia International Conference Center as Bobcat teams will be competing at the SkillsUSA State Leadership and Skills Conference March 23-25 in Atlanta, Georgia.
February 15, 2017
Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) and Georgia Military College (GMC) held an articulation agreement signing ceremony on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the Floyd County Campus in Rome.
February 7, 2017
When a class works together at GNTC, there is a common goal. In Leyner Argueta’s Business Management “Team Project” course, the goal has been taking care of one of their own.
February 6, 2017
A multi-campus endeavor by Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) and other colleges in the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) was undertaken this week to provide aid for residents of the south Georgia region.
February 2, 2017
Miguel Ramirez, a Business Management student, was named GNTC's 2017 GOAL winner and Jeremiah Cooper, a Welding and Joining Technology instructor, was selected as the college’s 2017 Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year.
January 30, 2017
GNTC is putting together a multi-campus effort and joining other colleges in the TCSG system to provide aid to residents of the South Georgia region that were affected by the recent storm and flooding damage.
January 27, 2017
To be eligible for the President’s List, the student must maintain a quarterly GPA of 3.8 or higher with a course load of at least 12 credit hours. To be eligible for the Dean’s List the student must maintain a quarterly GPA of 3.5 to 3.79 with a course load of at least 12 credit hours.
January 24, 2017
Instructors and staff at GNTC have nominated five of their peer instructors for the Rick Perkins Award of Excellence in Technical Instruction competition.
January 23, 2017
Four GNTC students have been selected as the college’s semi-finalists for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership.
December 13, 2016
More than 250 walk the stage in Dalton, Georgia in GNTC’s Fall Commencement Ceremony.
December 6, 2016
Siemens Healthineers recently donated an ACUSON S2000 Ultrasound system to Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) to provide real-world laboratory experience to students in the Adult Echocardiography, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, and Vascular programs.
December 6, 2016
Ryan Fincher of Cedartown is one of six finalists for the American Welding Society (AWS) U.S. Invitational Weld Trials.