Gwinnett Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, is a public two-year college that serves the communities of Gwinnett and North Fulton by offering campus and distance learning for associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates in credit programs; as well as, adult and continuing education training. Gwinnett Tech was established in 1984 and is now the third largest technical college in Georgia by credit enrollment. Led by President Sharon J. Bartels, Gwinnett Tech’s mission is to advance the knowledge of individuals to enrich lives and develop workforce opportunities.
- Gwinnett Technical College ranked fifteenth on Community College Week (CCW) magazine’s 2012 list of the Top 100 One-Year Certificate Producers. Gwinnett Tech awarded 2,049 certificates for the 2010-2011 academic years, the timeframe analyzed by CCW.
- Over the five-year period since 2007, enrollment has grown more than 48 percent, or 8.2 percent per year.
- The college’s online enrollment has grown 42 percent since 2007, now numbering more than 5,500 students. Over 52 percent of Gwinnett Tech students took at least one online course in 2012.
- Gwinnett Tech offers more than a hundred degree, diploma and certificate options that can be completed in two years or less.
Gwinnett Technical College Fact Sheet
Visit Gwinnett Technical College’s website at www.GwinnettTech.edu.