Savannah Tech to host NLNAC accreditation site review

#1243 | January 17, 2012 

SAVANNAH – Savannah Technical College’s Practical Nursing Program will host a National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc., (NLNAC) site review for continuing accreditation of its practical nursing program on January 25 – 27, 2012.

     The public is invited to meet the visit team and share comments about the program at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 26, at the Savannah Campus (5717 White Bluff Road, Academic Commons 126).

     Written comments are due to the NLNAC by January 20, 2012. Please send comments directly to: Dr. Sharon Tanner, CEO, 3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, GA 30326 or via email:

     Savannah Technical College, the region’s leading provider of market-driven, quality technical and adult education, has been meeting the needs of its community for more than three-quarters of a century. Building on a tradition of partnership, pride and service, the college serves nearly 5,000 students each semester in Bryan, Chatham, Effingham and Liberty Counties, offering more than 70 certificate, diploma and associate degree programs in fields ranging from automotive technology to surgical technology and from marketing to computer information systems to culinary arts and beyond.

For More Information:
Amy Shaffer, APR

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.

Savannah Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate degrees, diplomas and technical certificates of credit. Questions about the accreditation of Savannah Technical College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (