Welcome to North Georgia Technical College! We are honored you have chosen to study and enroll at the very first technical college in the state of Georgia. NGTC was established more than 75 years ago, and we are so proud of our history serving the needs of students and our community in workforce development. We are so happy you are joining our family.
We are certainly writing a new chapter in the history of our college with the Covid-19 pandemic changing so much around our campus. New ways to study. New ways to communicate. New ways to stay involved. Every day we are adapting to new guidelines as well. We appreciate your patience and your understanding as we constantly keep your health and wellbeing our first priority.
You should be applauded for making the choice to be a student and expand your skill set during this pandemic. Times can be tough, but you are tougher. At NGTC, we train heroes, and your determination and dedication prove that. Keep pushing toward your goal, and if you ever need any kind of assistance, please reach out to your advisor, an instructor, the NGTC Foundation or myself. We are here to help you accomplish and celebrate your goals.
In this Catalog/Student Handbook, you will find information on the programs we offer, the services that are available, and the resources in place to help you succeed. You will also find information on opportunities for you to become involved in the college and develop the leadership and soft skills so desired by business and industry.
Your success is at the heart of our mission and is a driving force in all that we do for you. Every student counts at North Georgia Tech. Our focus, every day, is on your successful journey at NGTC though graduation and on to your career.
So, on behalf of all of us at NGTC, thank you for choosing us. We look forward to working with you on your journey to a rewarding future.
Mark A. Ivester, Ed. D.