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Dr. Janet N. Spriggs


Welcome to Forsyth Technical Community College! We are delighted you have selected our College to continue your education.

Whether you want to earn a diploma, a certificate or take advantage of customized training that will lead directly to a career in your chosen field, or earn an Associate Degree in Arts, Science, Fine Arts, or Engineering that will transfer to a four-year college or university, you will find that Forsyth Tech offers the educational foundation to help you succeed.

Among the 58 North Carolina community colleges, Forsyth Tech is unique in our academic programs, cutting-edge technology and highly qualified instructors. Our faculty and staff are committed to the success of every student. All of us entered the academic field because we are dedicated to student achievement and helping you discover the path to achieve your dreams.

We encourage you to expand your college experience on campus through Student Life and Engagement and off-campus through work-based learning internships, our LEAP@ForsythTech apprenticeship program or one of our Study Away programs. Forsyth Tech offers an abundance of lectures, activities and events that will broaden your academic experience.

In addition, the many support services we offer, such as academic advising and counseling, free tutoring, and career services will enhance your college experience and support your educational goals.

This e-catalog offers a wealth of information on our academic and support programs, as well as procedures, locations, student organizations, and more. I encourage you to take time to read the different sections and explore our website to discover all that Forsyth Tech has to offer. You may find a lot that will surprise you and assure you that we have a place for you at Forsyth Tech.


Dr. Janet N. Spriggs

Dr. Janet N. Spriggs