OUR GRADS GET HIRED
Savannah Technical College graduates are career ready with training employers want for high-demand jobs. Within one year of graduation, 99.9% of our graduates are working or continuing their education and 95.0% are working in their field of study (AY20). And our grads make more money. According to the Census Bureau, someone with an associate degree earns about $10K/year more than someone with a high school diploma.
With more than 45 programs, Savannah Technical College has training for careers in health care, manufacturing, aviation technology, business and professional services, industrial technology, and general studies. High demand industry training is also available with additional HOPE Career Grant funding for those that qualify. Start here and transfer 28 general education (core) courses to any University System of Georgia institution.
City of Savannah Mayor Van Johnson announced that the City will sponsor 100 forklift training scholarships for Savannah residents. This $13,500 donation will cover all costs associated Savannah Technical College's Forklift Operator Safety Training Course. Read More
Eight students from the Savannah Technical College Peace Officer Academy were honored as program graduates with a completion ceremony. The three men and five women have completed coursework containing the entire Georgia Peace Officer Standards & Training (P.O.S.T.) Basic Law Enforcement Training Course. Their successful completion of the program qualifies them to be state-certified peace officers. Read More
In order to meet the increasing demand for law enforcement officers and provide an option for students that work during the day, Savannah Technical College Peace Officer Academy will offer night training for the Basic Law Enforcement Technical Certificate of Credit (TCC). Successful completion of the program qualifies graduates to be state-certified peace officers. Read More
ABOUT THE COLLEGE
Savannah Technical College serves Coastal Georgia with quality, market-driven technical education with campus locations in Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties. Serving more than 10,000 credit and non-credit students annually, Savannah Tech offers nearly 150 different instructional programs in Aviation Technology, Business and Professional Services, Industrial Technology, and Health Sciences in addition to Adult Education classes, industry-specific training and continuing education. The College serves as an economic and community development partner for the region, offering corporate and customized training and assessment programs for business and industry. The College is part of the Technical College System of Georgia.