Many in-demand, well-compensated and rewarding careers do NOT require a four year undergraduate degree, but some additional classwork, training and hands-on experience is needed.  The good news is that the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) has many convenient campuses and programs to help you get your career started!

A Georgia-based program is making diplomas and certificates more accessible for students seeking careers in industries ranging from film production to welding. Through the HOPE Career Grant, eligible students receive free tuition to pursue a certificate or diploma in 17 high-demand industries, where there are more jobs than workers in Georgia.

17 high-demand jobs that only require two years or less of college, in which you may qualify for free tuition: