Student Handbook 2016-2017

Statement of Non-Discrimination/Equal Opportunity Statement of Compliance

Georgia Northwestern Technical College is a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia and an Equal Opportunity Institute. GNTC, TCSG and its constituent Technical Colleges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, academic or economic disadvantage, disabled veteran, veteran of the Vietnam Era, or citizenship status(except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). This nondiscrimination policy encompasses the operation of all educational programs and activities, including admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic and other TCSG and GNTC administered programs, including any Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act of 1988 (WIOA) Title I financed programs. It also encompasses the employment of personnel and contracting for goods and services. The TCSG and GNTC shall promote the realization of equal opportunity through a positive continuing program of specific practices designed to ensure the full realization of equal opportunity. The following individuals are responsible for coordinating the college’s implementation of Title VI, Title IX, Section 504, and the ADA:

Sonya Briscoe

Title VI & IX Coordinator

Floyd County Campus, Room A120a

One Maurice Culberson Drive

Rome, GA 30161


Sheila Parker

Section 504 and ADA Coordinator

Floyd County Campus, Room B 115

One Maurice Culberson Drive

Rome, GA 30161