In accordance with Governor Kemp’s Executive Order, Georgia Northwestern Technical College will remain closed for in-person instruction with limited exceptions through the Spring 2020 semester. In lieu of in-person instruction, GNTC has transitioned to online learning for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester.
Adult Education and GED
The Adult Education program offers instruction in Adult Learning Centers throughout its service area. Instructional areas include preparation for the GED® test, adult secondary education, adult basic education, and English as a Second Language. Centers have modern computer labs, study materials and resources, and professional adult education staff for both day and evening programs. Classes operate year-round on the Georgia Northwestern Technical College calendar for fall, spring, and summer semesters.
Economic Development and Drivers Education
The Office of Economic Development provides workforce development by delivering short-term, non-credit training to the citizens and organizations of northwest Georgia. Services through Economic Development include customized industrial and organizational development training, Quick Start assistance, continuing education courses, driver’s education training, WorkKeys® Assessments, and Gap Education (ACT WorkKeys® system). The Georgia Retraining Tax Credit program is also administered through the Office of Economic Development.
GNTC’s Foundation was established to encourage private contributions in order to build and maintain outstanding academic programs at the college. Donations to the Foundation support areas of institutional need including scholarships to deserving students, property purchases, equipment purchases, materials for the library, and staff development. Donations to GNTC’s Foundation provide financial assistance by helping students in need to buy textbooks; purchasing equipment so that GNTC students learn on the latest industry standards; and supporting students in emergency-need situations.
There are so many great things happening at GNTC. Check out our News page to find all of our current news releases as well as archived releases.
Need to hold a small or large meeting? GNTC has meeting facilities available at all six of our campus locations. Visit our Meeting Facilities page to find out more.
GNTC has collected information about voter registration in Georgia and our surrounding states. Visit our Voter Registration page to find out how to register to vote, election dates, and more.
Youth Success Academy
The Youth Success Academy is specifically designed for out of school youth that wish to obtain a GED® and a technical education. The participants in the program will be involved in GED® Preparation, Job Readiness and Workshops, and Leadership Activities.