Date: Monday, June 10, through Thursday, June 13

Time: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day

Location: Building H on the Floyd County Campus in Rome

Georgia Northwestern Technical College (GNTC) will be hosting the Young Scholars Program for rising eighth-grade students from Rome Middle School from Monday, June 10, through Thursday, June 13.

This year’s Young Scholars Program at GNTC focuses on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education and how it relates to various careers.

Approximately 55 students from Rome Middle School are spending the week at GNTC engaged in various STEM programs and tours of the college.

Georgia Northwestern Technical College provides quality workforce education to the citizens of Northwest Georgia. Students have the opportunity to earn an associate degree, diploma, or a certificate in business, health, industrial, or public service career paths. This past year, 12,785 people benefited from GNTC’s credit and noncredit programs. With an annual credit enrollment of 7,499 students, GNTC is the largest college in Northwest Georgia. GNTC has an additional enrollment of 5,286 people through adult education, continuing education, business and industry training, and Georgia Quick Start.  For more information about GNTC, visit us at GNTC is a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia and an Equal Opportunity Institution.