Veterans Education Training and Transition (VET²) is a fully-funded program that equips veterans for civilian careers through a combination of classroom learning and/or online instruction as well as internship opportunities with employer partners. This program is one of the first of its kind in the nation. Successful students will earn a professional certificate from a world-renowned academic institution and be better positioned to land a civilian job.
Companies seek out and hire veterans who have gained workforce training, education and experience through Georgia Tech Professional Education. This professional edge is essential for veterans moving into a chaotic and challenging civilian job market.
All active duty military, reserve, or National Guard personnel, veterans and military spouses who are transitioning to a civilian career are eligible. Contact us to learn which program would be the best fit for your professional transition.
Gain the skills you need to transition into the civilian workforce. You will learn how to create a strong resume and exactly what you need to do before, during, and after a job interview. This course was created in collaboration with John Phillips, military transition expert and author of the book, Boots to Loafers. View Course Details.
*The Georgia Department of Economic Development covers the cost of this course for students transitioning from Ft. Stewart, Hunter Army Airfield, and Ft. Benning.
Transitioning from military to civilian life can be daunting, which is why we established the nation’s first active duty internship to employment program. In this course, you will learn to maximize the results of your job search and develop a clear plan of action for integrating into a civilian organization. Students who complete this program will have the opportunity to participate in a three-week internship with a corporate sponsor (pending sponsor selection). View Course Details.
In this course, you will develop a deep understanding of Six Sigma and how to implement its Define/Measure/Analyze/Improve/Control (DMAIC) methodology. You will also complete a Lean Six Sigma project to earn your Black Belt certification. This program combines academic content from several courses, including: VET² Plan of Action Development; Principles of Data Analysis and Decision Making; Lean Six Sigma Green Belt; and Lean Six Sigma Black Belt. Students who complete this program will have the opportunity to participate in a three-week internship with a corporate sponsor (pending sponsor selection). View Course Details.
This program gives you the tools you need to enter the expanding cable industry with long term career potential. Students who successfully complete this program may participate in a three-week internship at a corporate sponsor site. View Course Details.
The Supply Chain Project Management program covers the new national Supply Chain Management Principles body of knowledge and integrates this content with the Veterans Education Training and Transition (VET²) program content. This course is in alignment with the LINCS certification program and prepares students to sit for the national Supply Chain Principles exam. The program consists of five supply chain courses consolidated into one comprehensive three-week course. View Course Details.