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.
The hybrid online and one-day classroom course examines threats or "risks" to successfully integrating into the new organization. It also teaches a method for managing and controlling risk. Throughout the course, you'll develop your interpersonal communication skills and understanding as you work in small groups on case studies facilitated by the instructor. 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.
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.
In this course, you'll learn how to manage risk, communicate with your teams, deliver on time and on budget, build deliverables, and much more. Georiga Tech is approved by the PMI® Project Management Institute and this certificate program satisfies the education requirement necessary to take the Project Management Professional (PMP) Exam. 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.