GNTC, 40 Vendors On Hand To Share With High Schoolers

 

“Georgia Northwestern Technical (GNTC) College Welding Instructor Jeremiah Cooper spoke with more than 200 high school students from Catoosa, Dade, and Walker County in the Brooks Center on GNTC’s Walker County Campus Thursday.”
“Georgia Northwestern Technical (GNTC) College Welding Instructor Jeremiah Cooper spoke with more than 200 high school students from Catoosa, Dade, and Walker County in the Brooks Center on GNTC’s Walker County Campus Thursday.”

 

(Northwest Georgia) – More than 200 students and staff from the Catoosa, Dade, and Walker Transition Academy program were on hand at Georgia Northwestern Technical College’s (GNTC) Walker County Campus Thursday. More than 40 vendors were being showcased to tomorrow’s college students so they could get a sneak peek at what’s waiting for them in the career world in Northwest Georgia and beyond.

Colleges and industries alike were on display as high school upperclassmen from across the region got to learn more about life beyond high school, as well as ask questions about their future. With Georgia Northwestern hosting the annual event, instructors from across the college spoke with the students about what programs may fit them best. GNTC offers more than 200 program across five campuses and online throughout the year.

Georgia Northwestern begins its spring semester on-campus and online on January 5, 2015. The deadline to apply for spring classes is November 25. For more information, visit GNTC at www.GNTC.edu. You can also call the college at 866-983-GNTC (4682).

Approximately 16,000 people benefit from GNTC’s credit and noncredit programs, making it the largest college in Northwest Georgia and the fifth largest technical college in Georgia. Georgia Northwestern offers classes on-campus or online throughout the year. GNTC serves Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Murray, Polk, Walker, and Whitfield counties in Georgia with campuses located in Floyd, Gordon, Polk, Walker, and Whitfield counties.