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Academic programs here at MGTC are the finest in the state. We offer such a wide variety of programs that every person can find something they're interested in. All our programs prepare you for the workforce and a career that can take you far. Your Future is Our Business

General Education

Each degree and diploma program at MGTC contains a body of Essential General Core (general education) courses. The purpose of general education coursework is to ensure that students have attained general essential skills necessary for educational and career success. General education coursework is not specific to any major or discipline. The Essential General Core within each degree and diploma program is designed to produce graduates who, at the competency level appropriate to the credential earned, can communicate appropriately using oral and written English; utilize information technology in accessing, organizing, and communicating information; apply appropriate mathematical principles and methods; and use critical thinking skills to solve problems.

To ensure these competencies, each degree program of study contains a minimum of 15 semester credit hours in general education courses, with at least one course from each of the following areas: English; humanities; social/behavioral sciences; and natural sciences or mathematics. All diploma programs contain a minimum of 9 semester credit hours in general education coursework, with at least one course coming from each of the following areas: English; mathematics; and interpersonal relations/professional development or psychology. Each degree and diploma program additionally requires COMP 1000, Introduction to Microcomputers.

Guarantee

State standards allow Middle Georgia Technical College to offer this guarantee:

"If an employer finds a Middle Georgia Technical College graduate to be deficient in specific competencies listed in a state standard curriculum within two years of graduation, the student will be retrained at no instructional cost to the student or employer."

This guarantee applies to any graduate of Middle Georgia Technical College who is employed in the field of his/her training. It is in effect for a period of two years after graduation. To inquire or file a claim under this warranty, employers or graduates may call the Vice President for Academic Affairs at (478)988-6978.

Program Information

Click here for all Associate of Applied Science Programs
Click here for all Diploma Programs
Click here for all Technical Certificate of Credit Programs
Non-Traditional Program Information

See below for more information about specific academic programs:

Business and Technology (more)

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From web design to accounting, Windows to office administration, there's something for everyone in Business and Technology fields.

Whether you want to own your own business, support a businesses information technology structure, or simply be a part of a larger organization, an education in one of these exciting careers can get you started

To find out more details, select one of the fields below:
Accounting, Information Technology, Office Occupations

Health Care and Human Services (more)

One of our students servicing a dental patient

From Nail Technicians to Licensed Practical Nursing, everyone can find a career helping and serving other people in the Health and Human Services Field

The career outlook is bright and getting brighter. People are always going to need someone to cut their hair, clean their teeth, or look after them when sick. If you want an occupation where you get to personally interact with people on a daily basis and have a positive impact on their lives, these are some of your best options.

To find out more details, select one of the fields below:
Dental Programs, Health Occupations

Industrial Technology (more)

One of our students working on a milling machine

Do you enjoy working with your hands? Do you enjoy being able to see the results of your hard work? Do you enjoy the satisfaction of knowing that what you do affects people every day?

The a career option in one of our Industrial Technology programs might be right for you.

Whether you want to be the one designing the part, making the part, or installing and maintaining the system the part belongs to, you can find your place in one of these programs. We offer something for everyone in some of the fastest growing and most well compensated careers in the state today.

To find out more details, select one of the fields below:
Air Conditioning, Automotive, Aerospace, Drafting Technology, Electronics, Industrial and Electrical Systems, Machine Tool, Truck Driving, Welding and Joining

Online Classes (more)

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Online courses provide the flexibility to complete college courses from home, at work, or even while traveling. Online courses are particularly suited for individuals with unusual working hours or other restrictions, affording them the opportunity to complete the same high quality courses offered in our traditional classroom setting.

MGTC offers over 100 courses either totally online or as hybrid courses (time is split between the traditional classroom and online). However, it's important to remember that distance learning is not for everyone.
More information about online and distance learning classes

Public Services(more)

One of our students servicing a dental patient

From From Cosmetology to Criminal Justice, everyone can find a career helping and serving other people in the Public Services Field

The career outlook is bright and getting brighter. People are always going to need someone to cut their hair, clean their teeth, or look after them when sick. If you want an occupation where you get to personally interact with people on a daily basis and have a positive impact on their lives, these are some of your best options.

To find out more details, select one of the fields below:
Barbering and Cosmetology, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Care and Education, Paralegal Studies

Degree Types

At MGTC we offer three different levels of credit programs:

Associate Degree
Middle Georgia Technical College offers associate level degrees. They usually take 2 years to complete. AAS programs include general education (core) courses that may transfer to University System of Georgia institutions and other 4-year colleges in our state.
Diploma
Middle Georgia Technical College's Diploma Level programs usually take between 1 and 1.5 years to complete and include basic courses, as well as specific technical or occupational courses to prepare students for the workforce.
Certificate
Technical Certificates of Credit (TCCs) usually take about 1-2 semesters to complete and generally focus on very specialized knowledge. These programs teach students specific skills that they can apply in the workforce.

Can't Decide?

At MGTC's CARE Center we can help you make the right decision for you and your career. Give us a call for more information at 478-218-3380.