LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. (AP) Gwinnett Technical College is launching a logistics management concentration in hopes of supporting the industry, which has a major presence in the region. <br />
School officials say they will launch a two-semester logistic management concentration on Aug. 20 and final applications for the program are due July 31. <br />
School officials say logistics is the business of moving goods and services between manufacturers, retailers and consumers in fast, reliable ways. <br />
Officials say the concentration is focused on young newcomers and working professionals and classes will be offered in the evening. <br />
Some of the courses are expected to cover several subject areas including business logistics, materials management, purchasing and more.
The University of North Georgia (UNG) Friday hosted student counselors, admissions officers, financial advisors and others from University System of Georgia (USG) institutions in a one-day conference about increasing financial literacy among high school and college students.
For the first time in the history of Georgia's technical colleges, a school has back-to-back winners of the coveted Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction.