A Unit of the Technical College System of Georgia

Central Georgia Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, (404) 679-4501) to award Associate degrees.

CENTRAL GEORGIA TECHNICAL COLLEGE CATALOG

Volume 15, July 2014

Warner Robins Campus
80 Cohen Walker Drive
Warner Robins, GA 31088
(478) 988-6800
FAX (478) 988-6947

Macon Campus
3300 Macon Tech Drive
Macon, GA  31206
(478) 757-3400
FAX (478) 757-3454

Milledgeville Campus
54 Highway 22 West
Milledgeville, GA  31061
(478) 445-2300
FAX (478) 445-2334

Crawford County Center
640 Georgia Highway 128
P. O. Box 355
Roberta, GA  31078
(478) 836-6001

Jones County Center
161 West Clinton Street
Gray, GA  31032
(478) 986-4370

Monroe County Center
433 Hwy 41, South
Forsyth, GA  31029
(478) 992-2717
(478) 836-6021

Putnam County Center
580 James Marshall Bypass
Eatonton, GA  31024
(706) 923-5000

Twiggs County Center
952 Main Street
Jeffersonville, GA  31044
(478) 945-3127

Sam Way, Sr. Hawkinsville Workforce Development Center
243 Warner Robins Highway
Hawkinsville, GA 31036
(478) 783-3017


www.centralgatech.edu

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Central Georgia Technical College, Warner Robins, Georgia


Message from the President

Dr. Ivan H. AllenWith nearly two hundred academic programs, GED preparation, continuing education and business and industry training, Central Georgia Technical College plays a vital role in educating tomorrow's workforce. As a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, we guarantee our graduates are prepared to work productively and efficiently, and strive to help our students achieve their educational goals with little or no debt. By partnering with our business and industry community, we ensure that our students are using the latest technology found in the field and learning the techniques used by skilled professionals. Our College instructors are experts in their fields, coming to CGTC with true industry experience and credentials.

CGTC is committed to developing a strong workforce and promoting the economic vitality of central Georgia. By supporting local businesses and partnering with community leaders to help recruit new industries to our area, we ensure that our graduates will have the opportunity to put their education to work. Our economic development programs offer customized training and access to Quick Start, Georgia's internationally acclaimed workforce development program that provides training for new, expanding and existing businesses.

Providing a well-rounded collegiate experience is important in shaping our leaders of tomorrow. We encourage our students to participate in one of the many student-focused organizations which foster relationships and build leadership characteristics that can be utilized in any career opportunity.

On behalf of the faculty and staff of CGTC, it is an honor to serve as a leading educational facility in central Georgia and we look forward to helping our students achieve great success in the future.

Ivan H. Allen, Ed.D.
President



General Catalog

Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) has prepared this catalog and student handbook for the convenience of prospective students, current students, faculty, and staff. Information pertaining to course offerings, admissions, financial aid, regulations, and other special services available to the general public is contained in this document.

The statements in this bulletin are for informational purposes only and are not the basis of a contract between a student and the College.

While the provisions of this catalog and student handbook will ordinarily be applied as stated, Central Georgia Technical College reserves the right to change any provision listed, including but not limited to: entrance requirements and admissions procedures, courses and programs of study, academic requirements for graduation, fees and charges, financial aid, rules and regulations, and the school calendar, without actual notice to individual students. Every effort will be made to keep students advised of any such changes and to minimize the inconvenience such changes might create for students. Information on changes will be available in the Office of Student Affairs. It is especially important that each student accept personal responsibility to be informed of all changes, including academic requirements for graduation.

Statement of Equal Opportunity

Central Georgia Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). The following person(s) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:

The Title IX/Section 504/ADA Coordinator for CGTC nondiscrimination policies is Linda Hampton, Executive Director of Conduct, Appeals & Compliance; Room J-133, 3300 Macon Tech Drive, Macon, GA 31206; Phone: (478) 757-3408; Fax: (478) 471-5197; Email: lhampton@centralgatech.edu.

Technical Education Warranty

The Technical College System of Georgia warranty guarantees employers that graduates of Georgia technical colleges have demonstrated competencies as defined by the Industry Technical Committee and which are included in approved state curriculum standards. Should any student within two years of graduation not be able to perform one or more of the competencies as specified in the standards, including failure to pass a state required licensure examination, TCSG agrees to provide specific retraining at any state technical college offering the program to the former student at no cost to the employer or graduate for tuition or instructional fees.