Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

  • East Central Technical College offers associate degrees, certification and diploma programs, and online courses to give students the skills needed to competently enter the workforce. The vocational school was founded in order to offer an educational resource for bright southern Georgia residents conveniently in their community. Associate degree programs at East Central Technical College include administrative office technology, microcomputer specialist, networking specialist (CISCO), networking specialist (Microsoft Windows 2000), criminal justice technology, and early childhood care and education. Technical certification programs at East Central Technical College are available in 50 different areas of study. Students can get certificates in refrigeration, programming, automotive, customer service, child care and development, trucking, gaming, criminal justice, forensic science, industrialization, medical field, web design, or cosmetology. With more than 20 different diploma programs at East Central Technical College, students can specialize in air conditioning technology, automotive studies, business office technology, computer information systems, telecommunications technologies, cosmetology, criminal justice technology, early childhood care and education, nursing industrial systems, and welding and joining technology. The college's online courses are for students with busy schedules. While the online programs at East Central Technical College help make learning more convenient, the courses are just as rigorous and competitive.
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School Overview

    Wiregrass Georgia Technical College(GA) Community College Avg.
    Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
    Institution ControlPublicPublic

    Student Body

    • The Wiregrass Georgia Technical College diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has declined by 100% over five years.
    % Unknown races
    Diversity Score0.000.65
    College Completion Rate (Year 2010)
    Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$25,600$31,500

    Finances and Admission

      % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (Year 2010)98%92%
      Median Debt for Graduates--
      Median Debt for Dropouts--
      Source: 2010 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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