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High Demand Career Fields

Through the Hope Career Grant, Lanier Tech offers tuition-free programs for high demand career opportunities.

Computer Technology

The Computer Technology program gives students the necessary knowledge to jumpstart a career in one of the fastest growing fields: information technology. Students have the opportunity to earn either a certificate or diploma with more than 16 fields to choose from. Students can pursue a myriad of majors from animation and game design, to networking and repairs. From learning basic computer fundamentals and hardware concepts, to learning more advanced design and business models, the Computer Technology program prepares students with the necessary skills for a career in computer technology.

Welding and Joining Technology

The Welding and Joining Technology program is designed to prepare students for careers in the welding industry. Program learning opportunities develop academic, technical, professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes welding theory and practical application necessary for successful employment. Program graduates receive a Welding and Joining Technology credential, have the qualifications of a welding and joining technician, and are prepared to take qualification tests.

Automotive Technology

The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects employment in the Automotive industry will expand five percent between 2014 and 2024. Graduates of TCSG’s Automotive Technology programs learn the technological and mechanical skills to keep today’s increasingly complex cars safely on the roads. All TCSG colleges offer training in Automotive Technology, ranging from maintenance techniques and electronic systems diagnostics, to performance technology. Learn skills that will give you a competitive edge from the assembly line to the racing pits.

Early Childhood Care and Education

The Early Childhood Care and Education program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for a variety of careers in the field of early childhood education. The program emphasizes a combination of early childhood care and education theory and practical application as well as limited general core competencies necessary for successful employment. Graduates have qualifications to be employed in early care and education settings including child care centers and Head Start.

Certified Engineering Assistant

The Certified Engineering Assistant program provides students with the necessary training, through a series of courses, for a career as a certified engineer assistant. Students can either achieve a diploma in Architectural and Engineering Drafting Technology or a certificate in a number of programs, including various fields from computer engineering to railroad signal engineering. The program provides training in core engineering techniques, including drafting and design and complex mathematical calculations. The Certified Engineer Assistant program prepares students for a rewarding career ...

Computer Programming

Computer programmers are among the most sought after workers in today’s information economy. More than 25 computer programming certificates and diplomas are available, some focused on specific in-demand programming languages such as C++, C#, Java, and Visual Basic. Students are also able to gain programming skills in a broad range of IT contexts including network and database administration, web design and development, game design and development, and cloud and mobile environments.

Construction Technology

The Construction industry in Georgia has had year-over-year growth since the recession. The professionally trained graduates of TCSG’s Construction program have the knowledge and skills to work effectively on private, public and commercial construction projects. Majors include air conditioning technology, carpentry, construction management, electrical construction and maintenance, masonry and plumbing.

Diesel Equipment Technology

The Diesel Equipment Technology program is a sequence of courses designed to prepare students for careers in the diesel equipment service and repair profession. Learning opportunities enable students to develop academic, technical and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of truck, heavy equipment, marine systems, or emergency power generator repair theory and practical application necessary for successful employment depending on the specialization area a student chooses to complete. Program graduates...

Design and Media Production

You see it everywhere, on every wall, on every package in every store, on every smart phone, every website, on the app that you downloaded, and on and in many of the cars you see or drive on the road. You live in the visual world. All of it is designed, created, produced, printed, uploaded, projected, streamed, downloaded and shared by a Digital Media and Production Specialist. The visual impact of everything you see changes your world. How visual information is presented influences what you choose, what you buy, what you think, how you feel. One of the biggest industries in the world ...

Health Science

The Health Science program offers students the opportunity to enter the field of healthcare through courses that apply science and technology through medical care. Students have the ability to earn either a certificate or diploma, depending on the designated program. With more than 35 specific fields to choose from, students can earn the knowledge to accelerate their careers in a number of health science programs. Particularly, students have the ability to pursue certificates in various medical fields like pharmaceutical assistance or surgical technology.

Electrical Lineman Technology

Electrical Line Workers install or repair electrical power systems and telecommunications cables, including fiber optics. Georgia is among the states with the highest published employment in this profession. TCSG colleges train students in the technical and mechanical skills necessary to be successful, preparing graduates for employment with utility companies. You will learn on equipment used in the field today, and will be prepared for problem-solving techniques, as well as the industry's safety requirements.

Practical Nursing

The Practical Nursing diploma program is designed to prepare students to write the NCLEX-PN for licensure as practical nurses. The program prepares graduates to give competent nursing care. This is done through a selected number of academic and occupational courses providing a variety of techniques and materials necessary to assist the student in acquiring the needed knowledge and skills to give competent care. A variety of clinical experiences is planned so that theory and practice are integrated under the guidance of the clinical instructor. Program graduates receive a practical nursing ...

Precision Manufacturing

The Precision Manufacturing program prepares students for entry-level employment in a manufacturing environment or for continued education in manufacturing or engineering programs of study. Students are introduced to fundamental manufacturing processes, including manufacturing design, machining, and assembly; mathematical operators and analytical problem solving; technical schematics and symbols; drafting tools and techniques; and engineering tools and concepts. All didactic and lab principles are applied as practiced in an industrial setting.

Industrial Maintenance

Industrial Maintenance is a perfect career for those interested in tinkering with and maintaining machinery, or producing and manufacturing with your hands. Georgia employment in this field, which is also called Industrial Systems Technology and includes Manufacturing Maintenance and Mechatronics, is expected to grow by 8 percent over the next 10 years. Students learn skills in several areas, including electronics, industrial wiring, motors, controls, PLCs (program logic controllers), instrumentation, fluid power, mechanical, pumps and piping, and computers. Virtually any manufacturing ...

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Student success is the measure of Lanier Technical College’s success. Last year, we exceeded our goals for student achievement: 71.5% retention rate, 79.5% graduation rate, 100% job placement rate and 85.9% licensure pass rate. Hear from our students and their success stories below!

Latest school news & events

Lanier Technical College Holds Record-Breaking 57th Annual Commencement Ceremony

Lanier Technical College Holds Record-Breaking 57th Annual Commencement Ceremony
May 5, 2023

Gainesville, Ga – Lanier Technical College held its 57th Annual Commencement Ceremony on May 5, 2023. Following a record-breaking academic year of enrollment, 332 graduates walked through the Hall Campus Quad to receive their certificate, diploma, or degree from Lanier Technical College President, Tim McDonald. College Leadership, Board Members, Community Leaders, Academic Deans, Instructors, and…

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Lanier Tech Students Shine at SkillsUSA State Competitions

Lanier Tech Students Shine at SkillsUSA State Competitions
March 13, 2023

Gainesville, Ga— Annually, Lanier Technical College’s best and brightest compete in the Georgia Post-Secondary state SkillsUSA Competitions.  During the week of March 6, 2023, competitors from around the State of Georgia met at the Georgia World Congress Center to compete in many of the high-demand career-based academic programs that the Technical College of Georgia (TCSG)…

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Lanier Tech GED® Grad Wins State-Wide Dinah Culbreath Wayne EAGLE Award

Lanier Tech GED® Grad Wins State-Wide Dinah Culbreath Wayne EAGLE Award
March 6, 2023

ATLANTA, GA–The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) named the 2023 Dinah Culbreath Wayne Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE) Award winner for outstanding achievement in the state’s adult education program. Kayla Hill from Lanier Technical College was named TCSG’s 2023 Adult Education Student of the Year. TCSG State Board Chairman, Trey Sheppard, TCSG…

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Upcoming Events


May 2023

Monday May 22 – Thursday June 22

Student Life T-Shirt Design Contest!
Monday May 22 – Thursday June 22
Student Life T-Shirt Design Contest!

At our Fall semester Student Appreciation Day events each year, we give out a free t-shirt to all students, faculty & staff that attend. We thought it would be fun this year to have one of our very talented LTC students design the t-shirt!

Contest Details

* Contest is open until June 22nd when all design submissions must be turned in to be considered.
* The top three designs will be chosen and sent out to the whole college to vote on.
* The winning design (voted by the college) will receive an Apple iPad and enjoy the whole school wearing their design this Fall!

Contest Requirements/Rules

* Only LTC students can participate.
* Contest submissions need to encompass both a front and back design.
* Submissions must include “LTC or Lanier Technical College, “Student Appreciation Day” & “Fall 2023” somewhere on the shirt.
* Contest participants are welcome to include a shirt color in their design but ultimately, the COLOR of the shirt will be chosen by the Student Life staff and SGA student officers.

Contest Dates

May 22, 2023 – June 22, 2023

* T-shirt Designs must be submitted to be considered.

June 26 – July 10, 2023

* The Top 3 Designs will be sent out to the college and open for voting.

July 12, 2023

* LTC T-shirt Design Contest Winner Announced!

September 25 (Barrow), September 14 (Hall), September 20 (Dawson), & September 25 (Forsyth)

* Student Appreciation Day events when the shirts will be handed out

Email Megan Whitworth ( with any questions.

Monday May 29

Memorial Day Holiday -College Closed

Wednesday May 31

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
FBLA Collegiate May Meeting - Open to All Students
Wednesday May 31
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
FBLA Collegiate May Meeting - Open to All Students
Room 1104, Breeden-Giles Building, Hall Campus

FBLA Collegiate is the collegiate division of FBLA and is dedicated to inspiring and developing the next generation of leaders by preparing members for careers in business and business-related fields. Open to all students.

ABOUT FBLA Collegiate
There are core themes that run throughout the FBLA Collegiate Roadmap. These themes are:

· Honing 21st century skills
· Developing individual vision and personal brand
· Building relationships with mentors in the business community
· Being a mentor to someone else
· Networking and completing internship experiences
· Understanding that business principles are a part of every sector

Email Debbie Pruitt ( for more information about FBLA.

June 2023

Friday June 2

No Show Deadline 12 Noon
Reinstatement Deadline 12 NOON
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Campus Locations

Hall Campus
2535 Lanier Tech Drive Gainesville , GA 30507
Phone: 770-533-7000

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Forsyth Campus
3410 Ronald Reagan Blvd
Cumming , GA 30041
Phone: 678-341-6600
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Barrow Campus
965 Austin Road
Winder , GA 30680
Phone: 770-297-4500

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Dawson Campus
408 Highway 9 North
Dawsonville , GA 30534
Phone: 706-216-5461 or 678-513-5200

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Jackson Campus
631 South Elm Street
Commerce , GA 30529
Phone: 770-535-6270 or 706-335-1931

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