Tuition-Free Programs

Is your future still undecided? Choose from tuition-free diploma or certificate programs in these high-demand areas. 

HOPE Career Grant is a state grant program that is available to qualified Georgia residents who receive the HOPE Grant or Zell Miller Grant and are enrolled in one of the listed approved diploma or technical certificate programs:


Advanced Commercial Refrigeration
Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
Air Conditioning Electrical Technician
Air Conditioning Technician Assistant
Auto Chassis Technician Specialist
Auto Climate Control Technician
Auto Collision Mechanical/Electrical Helper
Auto Collision Repair Assistant 1
Auto Collision Repair Assistant 2
Auto Electrical/Electronic Systems Tech
Auto Engine Performance Technician
Auto Engine Repair Technician
Auto Light Duty Diesel Engine Tech
Auto Refinishing Assistant I
Auto Transmission/Transaxle Technician Specialist
Basic Machining Operator
Child Development Specialist
Commercial Truck Driving
Commercial Wiring
Computer Forensic & Investigation Specialist
CompTIA A+ Certified Preparation
CompTIA A+ Certified Technician Preparation
Crime Scene Fundamentals
Criminal Justice Fundamentals
Criminal Justice Specialist
Early Childhood Care/Education Basics
Early Childhood Program Administration
Electrical Lineworker
Emergency Medical Technician
Gas Metal Arc Welding
Gas Tungsten Arc Welding
Health Care Assistant
Heating and Air Conditioning Installation Tech
Lathe Operator
Medical Coding
Medical Front Office Assistant
Mill Operator
Networking Support Specialist
Network Technician
Nurse Aide
Nurse Aide Accelerated
PC Repair and Network Technician
Pharmacy Technology
Phlebotomy Technician
Pipe Welder
Precision Machining and Manufacturing
Residential Wiring Technician
Robotic Technician
Shielded Metal Arc Welding
Tool and Die Specialist


Advanced Manufacturing Systems
Air Conditioning Technology
Automotive Collision Repair
Automotive Technology
CNC Technology
Criminal Justice
Early Childhood Care and Education
Electrical Systems Technology
EMS Professions
Networking Specialist
Medical Assisting
Pharmacy Technology
Practical Nursing
Web Application Development
Welding Technology

Don’t leave your future undecided. It’s never been easier, faster, or cheaper to earn your degree.

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