Gwinnett Technical College, also referred to as GTC, boasts a rich tradition of providing career-focused education and training that supports economic and workforce growth in the community. The institute was founded in 1984 as Gwinnett Area Technical School. After a few status and name changes, the college finally adopted its current name on July 6, 2000. Since its inception, the college has added several programs and greatly expanded its facilities. Today, Gwinnett stands as the state’s third largest technical college in terms of credit enrollment, and is the largest technical college in the state, when credit enrollment, adult education enrollment, and continuing education enrollment are combined together.