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Atlanta Vocational Schools, Trade Schools and Technical Schools

Dubbed the "Silicon Valley of the South," Atlanta is on the mind of many high school graduates and mid-career changers looking to acquire focused training from trade and technical schools. If this sounds like you, you may benefit from well known trade programs that include training in apparel, chemicals, equipment, food and beverage, furniture, machinery, metals, printing, publishing, steel work, telecommunications hardware, textiles, and transportation operation. City-Data.com lists a few of the top industries that employ graduates of local trade and technical schools:

Atlanta, Georgia Is a Paradise for Fortune 500 Headquarters

According to Atlanta Regional Commission, 2011, the city boasts more than 5.5 million residents in the 28-county Atlanta Metropolitan Statistical Area, 4,124,300 in the 10-county Atlanta region, and 540,922 (2009 est.) in the city alone. With respect to employment, you'll appreciate that more than 1,300 foreign-based businesses have operations in the metropolitan area and employ more than 81,000 residents according to city-data.com. Top Companies in the Atlanta Metro Area on the 2012 Inc. 5000 include:

During your search for continuing education, you may discover that technical and trade schools fill up rather quickly, for several reasons. Perhaps the most important is that the Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts metropolitan Atlanta will gain 1.8 million new jobs before 2025.


Vocational Schools in Atlanta, Georgia

This list also contains online schools that accept students from Atlanta
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University of Phoenix
At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.
M.S. in Administration of Justice and security/Global Homeland Security, BS in Business/Service Sector, Master of Health Administration - Sustainability Management and more.
  • Atlanta: 2600 Century Center Atlanta, GA 30345
  • Sandy Springs: 8200 Roberts Drive Suite 300 Sandy Springs, GA 30350
  • Online: Online, GA

The Art Institutes system of schools
With an education from an Art Institutes school, imagine what you could create.
Culinary Arts Management (BS), Baking & Pastry (AS), Web Design & Interactive Communications (D) and more.
  • Decatur: One West Court Square Suite 110 Decatur, GA 30030
  • Atlanta: 6600 Peach Tree Dunwoody Road, NE 100 Embassy Row Atlanta, GA 30328

Lincoln College of Technology
Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln College of Technology.
Computer and Network Support Technician, Medical Coding and Billing, Heating, Ventilation, & Air Conditioning (HVAC) and more.
  • Marietta: 2359 Windy Hill Road Marietta, GA 30067

Brown Mackie College system of schools
Discover the power of ONE COURSE A MONTH® to fit education into your busy life.
Certificate in Bookkeeping Specialist, Associate of Applied Science in Early Childhood Education, Associate of Applied Business in Criminal Justice and more.
  • Atlanta: 4370 Peachtree Road N.E. Atlanta, GA 30319

Sanford-Brown College
Sanford-Brown can help prepare you for a rewarding career in health and dental care, business, paralegal, criminal justice, Design & Media Arts or information technology.
Certificate in Advanced Massage Therapy, Certificate in Medical Billing, Certificate in Medical Assistant and more.
  • Atlanta: 1140 Hammond Drive, Suite A-11 Atlanta, GA 30328

Westwood College
Westwood College is dedicated to preparing students with the knowledge, skills and training needed for meaningful employment. Through education, we create opportunities, change lives and impact futures.
Business Administration: Major in Management (B), Criminal Justice (A), Information and Networking Technologies: Major in Network Management (B) and more.
  • Atlanta: 2309 Parklake Drive NE Atlanta, GA 30345

DeVry University
We're with you, from start to finish.
Associate - Web Graphic Design, Bachelor's-Accounting, Master's-Business Administration and more.
  • Decatur: One West Court Square Ste. 100 Decatur, GA 30030
  • Atlanta: 5775 Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE Atlanta, GA 30342
  • Alpharetta: 2555 Northwinds Pkwy. Alpharetta, GA 30009
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Argosy University
Welcome to Argosy University Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its seven colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences, Undergraduate Studies, The Art Institute of California and Western State College of Law as well as certificate programs in many areas.
Psychology (BA) (Online), Information Technology (BS) (Online), Business Administration (DBA) (Online) and more.
  • Atlanta: 980 Hammond Drive Suite 100 Atlanta, GA 30328
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Everest College
Leave that dead-end job behind with training from Everest College.
Associate of Applied Science - Medical Assistant, Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant, Diploma - Dental Assistant and more.
  • Atlanta: 2841 Greenbriar Parkway SW Atlanta, GA 30331

Maryville University
Study for your degree online with Maryville University.
Online Master of Science in Nursing- Adult Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Online Master of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner, Doctor of Nursing Practice and more.
  • : , MO

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