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Covenant College is a Christ-centered institution of higher education, emphasizing liberal arts, operated by a Board of Trustees elected by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA), and exists to provide post-secondary educational services to the denomination and the wider public.
The mission of Covenant College is to explore and express the preeminence of Jesus Christ in all things. We educate Christians to engage culture and cultures, to examine and unfold creation, and to pursue biblical justice and mercy in community. With the student-faculty relationship and strong teaching and scholarship at the foundation, our Christ-centered community seeks to help students mature in three primary areas:
Identity in Christ
Biblical frame of reference
Service that is Christ-like
We offer the world biblically grounded men and women equipped to live out extraordinary callings in ordinary places.
The mission of Georgia Northwestern Technical College is to provide accessible, high quality technical education and workforce development opportunities that lead to careers in technology, business, health, and public services. Operating under the Technical College System of Georgia, both on-campus and distance education programs are offered that lead to certificates, diplomas, and associate degrees. The educational programs of the college focus on the development of technical competence and critical thinking skills as well as social, personal, and intellectual values. In addition, Georgia Northwestern Technical College supports the communities of the northwest Georgia service area by providing adult education and economic development services, customized business and industry training, and personal enrichment programs that meet the workforce needs of area citizens, communities, and companies.
Georgia Northwestern Technical College exists to provide education and skills training for the benefit of our community.
Our Core Values
No matter how good our products, processes, services, and performance, we are dedicated to making them better. We are committed to a process of continuous improvement in everything we do by being open to new ideas and better ways of working.
We define success as exceeding our customer expectation. Each member of the GNTC team is a customer service agent and our commitment begins with understanding customer needs. It is realized through the design and delivery of our services and the personal support we provide. Each contact with a customer is an opportunity to increase customer satisfaction and win new business.
As individuals and as an organization, we do the right things and never compromise our values. We honor our agreements and are open with our communications. Our relationships with our customers, partners, co-workers, and the community are based on openness and opportunities for mutual gain.
We recognize that our people make GNTC what it is and are the key to its future. By fostering an environment of encouragement and growth, we help our people reach their potential. Our focus on teamwork extends to collaborative efforts with our clients, partners, and the community. Each of us needs all of us in order to succeed.
We are committed to treating each other with mutual respect, promoting an atmosphere of community inside GNTC and extending it to our customers. We will hold ourselves to the highest standards of professionalism and behavior.
Southeast Lineman Training Center is the premier school for apprentice lineworker training; consistently producing an elite group of highly trained and certified graduates. With two programs (electrical and communications) and many additional advanced courses, we are training and developing the lineworkers of the future.
We accomplish this through a training style and philosophy that is unlike any other program offered in the country. This philosophy and style have earned us an outstanding reputation in the industry. Many companies now require students to attend SLTC before they will be considered for employment. Because only the most determined students finish these intense programs, our graduates are well equipped to enter the utility industry and leave with a strong sense of pride about their accomplishments and future career