METRO ATLANTA CAREER, VOCATIONAL AND TECHNICAL SCHOOLS
Metropolitan Atlanta is home to dozens of institutions offering career, vocational, and technical training and certification programs across a broad range of curricula.
ABC Bartending SchoolsDuluth, Marietta
ABC Bartending Schools provides professional one week, two week, and three week programs that cover all the techniques used to become a professional bartender. The cost for the program includes book supplies and job placement assistance. Payment plans are available, and new classes begin every week.
Advanced Career TrainingMorrow
Business Office Administration, Dental Assistant, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Billing and Insurance Coding
Advanced Career Training offers career training programs designed to help students achieve career certification in a growing field in less than a year.
America's Driving ForceConley
America's Driving Force is an accredited commercial truck driving school offering a complete CDL training curriculum.
America's Real Estate AcademyAcworth
Business Development, Home Inspection, Real Estate Appraisal, Real Estate Sales
America's Real Estate Academy offers a comprehensive real estate sales school, appraisal school, and home inspection school, along with business development courses. The education curriculum is complete with real estate broker and sales pre license and post license courses, appraisal classes, home inspection classes, and training in computers, appraisal, home inspection and real estate sales - all that is required to obtain and maintain a professional license; utilizing classroom, online and/or computer based courses and training.
Ameritrain Mortgage InstituteAtlanta
Ameritrain Mortgage Institute targets individuals interested in making a career transition to the mortgage industry utilizing their existing skill sets from other industries.
APR Court Reporting SchoolAtlanta
Voice Writer Court Reporting
Atlanta Peach Reporters operates this school for training certified voice writer court reporters.
Business, Counselor Education, Education, Psychology
Argosy University offers professional certificates, programs, and doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degrees in the following colleges: College of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, College of Education, College of Business, and College of Health Sciences.
Atlanta Bartending SchoolAtlanta
Atlanta Bartending School provides the bartending education, the speed, the organizational skills, the customer service skills, and the alcohol awareness required of professionally trained bartenders.
Atlanta National Hypnotherapy InstituteMarietta
Atlanta National Hypnotherapy Institute offers complete and intensive courses, continuing educational programs with hands on training, specialty workshops and advanced hypnotherapy classes.
Atlanta School of MassageAtlanta
Neuromuscular Therapy (NMT), Reflexology, Seated Massage, Spa Therapies, Swedish Massage and Deep Tissue Therapy
Atlanta School of Massage provides a massage therapy program consisting of foundation courses that combine the scientific knowledge of the body, a variety of massage techniques, communication skills and business practices. A clinical practicum course and community outreach project give the student supervised experience providing massage services to the public.
Atlanta Wine SchoolRoswell
Wine Education for Consumers and the Trade
Atlanta Wine School provides a single solution for the consumer or wine professional, harnessing some of the best and brightest talent in the world of wine to share their knowledge. Instructors are all credentialed, and have multiple years of experience in wine, in speaking on wine, and in traveling to the world’s wine regions.
Aviation Institute of MaintenanceLawrenceville
Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer, Aviation Maintenance Technician, Avionics Technician
Aviation Institute of Maintenance offers FAA-approved programs in aviation servicing, aircraft maintenance, and avionics. Programs available at their Atlanta school include: the Aviation Maintenance Technician (AMT) program, designed to provide students with the proper knowledge and skill levels to excel in their chosen career field as an AMT or as a aircraft service technician; the Aviation Maintenance Technical Engineer (AMTE) program, designed to prepare students for the airframe and powerplant FAA license exam and additionally the avionics program for FCC licensing exam; and the Avionics Technician program, designed to provide the student with the knowledge and training necessary to maintain, test, repair, and replace electronic systems and subsystems on an aircraft.
Avionce Institute of Mortgage TrainingConyers
Avionce Institute of Mortgage Training offers hands-on mortgage training, from entry-level loan processing to federal compliance and fraud prevention.
Awareness Institute for WellnessAtlanta
Awareness Institute for Wellness is an International Association of Colon Therapists (I-ACT) registered school offering course work to become a Certified Colon Hydrotherapist.
Barney Fletcher SchoolsAtlanta (Dunwoody), Atlanta (Galleria)
Barney Fletcher Schools offers courses covering many areas including real estate, appraiser education, and buyer representation. They also offer a comprehensive line of home study courses for real estate pre-license, post-license and continuing education credit.
Beulah Heights UniversityAtlanta
Bible and Theology, Leadership and Administration, Urban Studies
Beulah Heights University offers Associate and Bachelor's degrees in biblical education, leadership and administration, and community and international economic development. Their degrees are designed to provide training for leaders who are planning to serve in ministry and the marketplace providing skills in biblical education, leadership development, strategic planning, non-profit organizing, community economic development and communicating across cultural lines. The school also offers a Master of Arts and Master of Divinity degrees with concentrations in biblical studies and leadership studies.
Brown College of Court Reporting and Medical TranscriptionAtlanta
Court Reporting, Medical Transcription, CART/Captioning
Brown College of Court Reporting and Medical Transcription prepares students for careers including: court and judicial reporters; CART reporters, broadcast captioners, and real-time reporters; and medical transcripionists.
Brown Mackie CollegeAtlanta
Accounting, Accounting Technology, Business, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Health Care Administration, Medical Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Paralegal, Paralegal Assistant, Pharmacy Technology, Surgical Technology
Brown Mackie College offers career-oriented education programs designed to help students develop the entry-level skills, knowledge, and professionalism to launch a new career or advance in their current profession.
Center of Industry & TechnologyAtlanta
Welding, Maintenance, Customized Programs
Center of Industry and Technology (CIT) provides training, re-training, customized programs and various certifications for welders, maintenance technicians and other trades.
Art Direction, Copywriting, Graphic Design, Photography
The Creative Circus is owned mainly by the staff and teachers. Ten percent of all profits go back into scholarships which are distributed quarterly at an awards ceremony attended by all students. The school offers small class sizes and a high placement rate.
CSB School of BroadcastingAtlanta, Lawrenceville
Broadcasting and Communications
CSB School of Broadcasting provides hands-on training in a learn-by-doing environment designed to prepare students for careers in radio, television, and Internet media.
Dental Careers, IncMarietta
Dental Careers, Inc offers dental assisting training programs in the Atlanta area. Their course is designed to give the student maximum hands-on training and experience in an actual practicing dental office.
Empire Beauty SchoolsAtlanta, Kennesaw, Lawrenceville
Cosmetology, Hair Styling, Nail Technology
Empire Beauty Schools is one of the largest providers of cosmetology education in North America. The schools provide licensure training for cosmetology, hair styling, and nail technology. Their programs also provide formal training in salon management and reception, communication skills, marketing, and sales techniques.
Everest InstituteDecatur, Jonesboro, Marietta, Norcross
Dental Assisting, Dialysis Technician, Massage Therapy, Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Assisting, Medical Insurance Billing and Coding, Patient Care Technician, Pharmacy Technician, Respiratory Care, Surgical Technologist
Everest Institute provides students with short-term career training in a variety of popular programs. Financial aid, flexible class schedules, and placement assistance is available.
Georgia MLS Training InstituteTucker, Marietta, Morrow, Sugar Hill
Georgia MLS Training Institute provides real estate and appraiser training. They offer in-class courses at all four of their metro Atlanta area training centers, as well as online and CD-ROM computer-based real estate and appraiser courses.
Georgia School of ConstructionConyers
Heavy Equipment Operation, Crane Operation
Georgia School of Construction offers three, six, or 12-week programs in heavy equipment and crane operation.
Gupton-Jones College of Funeral ServiceDecatur
Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service is a non-profit corporation offering post-high school education to men and women interested in funeral service as a career.
Accounting, Business, Computer Information Systems, Computer Operations, Legal Administrative Assisting, Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Medical Office Administration, Secretarial
Gwinnett College provides diploma and associate degree programs designed to prepare a diverse student population to meet the needs of employees in the legal, medical, and business fields.
Interactive College of TechnologyChamblee, Morrow
Accounting, Administrative Support, Computer Information Systems, Electronics Repair Technology, Office Technology
Interactive College of Technology delivers a significant portion of its programs through computer-based, hands-on training, while offering students an opportunity to obtain an Associate Degree in several in-demand areas.
International School of Skin & NailcareAtlanta
Aesthetician, Nail Care Technician
International School of Skin & Nailcare provides aesthetician training, nail technician courses, makeup artist training and stage makeup techniques. In-house financing with no interest is available. The school also has a clinic floor open to the public.
ITT Technical InstituteAtlanta, Duluth, Kennesaw
Criminal Justice, Drafting and Design, Electronics Technology, Information Technology
ITT Educational Services, Inc. is a leading private college system focused on technology-oriented programs of study. Most ITT Technical Institute programs of study blend traditional academic content with applied learning concepts, with a significant portion devoted to practical study in a lab environment.
Iverson Business SchoolAtlanta
Administrative, Computer, Legal, Medical, Pharmacy
Iverson Business School provides training for occupations including: medical transcription, computer network technician, legal assistant, court reporting, medical assistant and others.
Javelin Technical Training CenterAtlanta, Morrow, Tucker
Information Technology, Medical Office, Office Information
Javelin Technical Training Center offers an array of specialized training programs designed to prepare students for a variety of careers in office and information technology or the medical field.
John Marshall Law SchoolAtlanta
John Marshall Law School is dedicated to providing a high quality legal education consistent with its original mission of providing nontraditional students access to a legal education.
Le Cordon Bleu Culinary Arts CollegeTucker
Le Cordon Bleu offers educational programs designed to prepare students for professional opportunities and career success in the international food service industry. Students receive an individualized, hands-on education in the classic and modern culinary arts. The school offers modern facilities, professional faculty, and an on-site restaurant where students are expected to apply the knowledge they gain inside the classroom.
Lee & Grant CompanyAtlanta
Real Estate Appraisal
Lee & Grant Company offers real estate appraisal classes. Courses may be applied to meet the educational requirements for status as a registered, licensed, certified residential, and certified general appraiser in Georgia.
Lincoln College of TechnologyMarietta
Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Electronic Systems Technician, Health Information Technician, Massage Therapy, Medical Administration, Medical Assisting, Networking, Network Communications and Information Systems
Lincoln Tech’s Marietta Campus provides focused, short-term career training designed to enable students to enter a new career sooner. Morning or evening classes allow students to maintain their current work schedule and still have the time necessary for school.
Luther Rice UniversityLithonia
Apologetics, Biblical Counseling, Christian Studies, Divinity, Leadership, Ministry, Religion
Luther Rice University provides theological education for Christian ministers and leaders around the world with an end to granting undergraduate and graduate degrees.
Mechanical Trades InstituteAtlanta
Heating and Air Conditioning, Pipe Fitting, Plumbing
The Mechanical Trades Institute is a joint apprenticeship and training trust sponsored by the Mechanical Industries Council and the Plumbers, Pipe Fitters & Service Technicians Local Union No. 72. Tuition is free, however a mandatory 5-year apprenticeship is required.
Metro Brokers/GMAC Real Estate AcademyAtlanta
Metro Brokers/GMAC Real Estate Academy offers courses for those looking for a new career or needing post-license and continuing education.
Morris Brown CollegeAtlanta
General Education, Management Entrepreneurship and Technology, Organizational Management and Leadership
Morris Brown College is a private, coeducational, liberal arts college engaged in teaching, research, and public service in the arts, humanities, education, professional programs, social sciences, and natural sciences.
National Home Inspection InstituteTucker
National Home Inspection Institute offers a comprehensive and affordable training program that teaches the required codes used in today's construction, how to write the reports that detail the findings of home inspections, establishing a fee schedule, tools and equipment needed, and a support program that continues after graduation.
New Horizons is one of the world's largest independent IT training companies. The company provides comprehensive and cost-effective training for individuals looking to expand their IT skills in their current professions or looking to take the first step toward new careers.
Art Direction, Copywriting, Design, Illustration, Media Architecture, Photography
Portfolio Center is a branding school offering a highly specialized design and advertising education intended to produce industry leaders in the concentrations of design and art direction, advertising art direction, writing, media architecture, illustration, and photography.
Pro Way Hair SchoolStone Mountain
Pro Way Hair School provides career programs in cosmetology and barbering.
Rising Spirit Institute of Natural HealthAtlanta, Marietta
Massage Therapy, Medical Assisting, Medical Office Administration
Rising Spirit Institute of Natural Health offers programs designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in medical or chiropractic environments, as well as spas and resorts.
Barbering and Hairstyling
SamVerly College offers a 1500-hour curriculum designed to prepare students for entry-level employment in the barbering and hairstyling professions, as well as a 300-hour crossover barber course specifically designed for the licensed cosmetologist. They also offer a 750-hour instructor's course for licensed barbers and hairstylists.
Cardiovascular Technology, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Massage Therapy, Medical Assistant, Medical Billing and Coding
Sanford-Brown Institute is a private, career-focused learning institution providing focused, short-term training and programs in a variety of healthcare fields.
Truck Driver InstituteForsyth
Truck Driver Institute offers a full or part-time hands-on training program consisting of classroom, range maneuvers, and on the road driving. Their program is designed to provides students the training required to obtain a class A CDL. They also offer job placement and on site recruiting.
United Medical and Business InstituteEast Point
Medical Assisting, Medical Business Administration
United Medical and Business Institute offers programs in medical assisting and medical business administration.
Westwood CollegeAtlanta (Midtown), Atlanta (Northlake)
Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Design, Medical Assisting, Technology
Westwood College offers a variety of career-focused diploma, associate or bachelor degree programs.
World Outreach Medical InstituteDecatur
Clinical Medical Assistant, CNA/PCT, Dialysis Technician, Medical Billing and Coding, NCLEX RN/LPN Review, Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Technician (PCT), Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy/EKG Technician, Surgical Technician
World Outreach Medical Institute offers a variety of allied health career preparation training programs.