Trade Schools in Georgia - Find GA Vocational Training Today

Trade schools in Georgia offer programs in everything from the liberal arts to healthcare, technology and skilled trades like carpentry. Securing a job in the state’s vibrant, diverse job market is often contingent upon having a professional education, and a certificate, diploma or degree from a vocational education program can satisfy many employers’ prerequisites. To get a jump start on your search for Georgia trade schools, use the free search feature below. It will connect you to local schools and programs in your area.


Directory of Trade Schools in GA

There are currently 99 accredited trade schools in Georgia that are recognized by the National Center for Education Statistics. Contact information and general program data for each is contained in the table below.

Academy of Somatic Healing Arts6251 Smithpointe Dr, Norcross, Georgia 30092
American InterContinental University-Atlanta6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 500 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328
American Professional Institute3076 Riverside Dr. Suite 700, Macon, Georgia 31210
Anthem College-Atlanta2450 Piedmont Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30324
Argosy University-Atlanta980 Hammond Drive, Building 2, Suite 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30328
Atlanta Beauty & Barber Academy6088 Buford Hwy, Doraville, Georgia 30340
Atlanta Institute of Music2875 Breckinridge Blvd., Suite 700, Duluth, Georgia 30096
Atlanta School of Massage2 Dunwoody Park South, Atlanta, Georgia 30338
Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School1422 W Peachtree St NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Augusta School of Massage608 Ponder Place Dr, Evans, Georgia 30809
Aviation Institute of Maintenance-Atlanta2025 Satellite Pointe, Duluth, Georgia 30096
Bauder College384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190, Atlanta, Georgia 30313
Beauty College of America1171 Main Street, Forest Park, Georgia 30297-1443
Brown Mackie College-Atlanta4370 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319
Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Road. #450, Atlanta, Georgia 30342-1731
Chamberlain College of Nursing-Georgia5775 Peachtree-Dunwoody Road, NE, Suite A100, Atlanta, Georgia 30342-1556
Cobb Beauty College Inc3096 Cherokee St, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-2828
DeVry University-Georgia1 West Court Square, Ste. 100, Decatur, Georgia 30030-2556
DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management-GeorgiaOne West Court Square, Suite 100, Decatur, Georgia 30030-2556
Elaine Sterling Institute4840 Roswell Road NE Bldg E Ste 201, Sandy Springs, Georgia 30342-2633
Empire Beauty School-Dunwoody4719 Ashford-Dunwoody Rd Suite 205, Dunwoody, Georgia 30338
Empire Beauty School-Gwinnett1455 Pleasant Hill Road, Suite 105, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044-3045
Empire Beauty School-Kennesaw425 Ernest Barrett Pkwy, Suite 1120, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144
Empire Beauty School-Morrow1958 Mt Zion Rd Ste 205, Morrow, Georgia 30260
Empire Beauty School-SavannahSavannah Centre, 7400 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31406-2455
Everest College-Atlanta West2841 Greenbriar Parkway, SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30331-2620
Everest Institute-Decatur2460 Wesley Chapel Rd, Ste 25A, Decatur, Georgia 30035
Everest Institute-Jonesboro6431 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro, Georgia 30236-1214
Everest Institute-Marietta1600 Terrell Mill Road, Suite G, Marietta, Georgia 30067
Everest Institute-Norcross1750 Beaver Ruin Rd-Ste 500, Norcross, Georgia 30093
Fayette Beauty Academy386 N Glynn St, Fayetteville, Georgia 30214
Fortis College2108 Cobb Parkway, Smyrna, Georgia 30080-7630
Georgia Beauty Academy303 Fernwood Ave, Dalton, Georgia 30721-3952
Georgia Career Institute900 Flat Shoals Road SE, Conyers, Georgia 30094
Georgia Institute of Cosmetology3529 Atlanta Hwy, Athens, Georgia 30606-3152
Gwinnett College-Lilburn4230 Hwy 29 Ste 11, Lilburn, Georgia 30047-3447
Gwinnett College-Sandy Springs6690 Roswell Road NE Ste. 2200, Sandy Springs, Georgia 30328
Interactive College of Technology-Chamblee5303 New Peachtree Rd, Chamblee, Georgia 30341
Interactive College of Technology-Gainesville2323-C Browns Bridge Rd, Gainesville, Georgia 30504
Interactive College of Technology-Morrow1580 Southlake Parkway Suite C, Morrow, Georgia 30260
International School of Skin, Nailcare & Massage Therapy5600 Roswell Rd NE Ste 10, Atlanta, Georgia 30342
ITT Technical Institute-Atlanta485 Oak Place, Suite 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30349
ITT Technical Institute-Douglasville5901 Stewart Parkway, Douglasville, Georgia 30135-2371
ITT Technical Institute-Duluth10700 Abbotts Bridge Rd-Ste 190, Duluth, Georgia 30097
ITT Technical Institute-Kennesaw2065 ITT Tech Way N.W., Kennesaw, Georgia 30144
Iverson Institute5522 New Peachtree Road Suite 114, Chamblee, Georgia 30341-1562
Lake Lanier School of Massage675 E.E. Butler Pkwy Ste K, Gainsville, Georgia 30501-4546
Laurus Technical Institute523 Church Street, Decatur, Georgia 30030
Lincoln College of Technology-Marietta2359 Windy Hill Road, Marietta, Georgia 30067
Medtech Institute4501 Circle 75 Pky Ste D-4100, Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Michael’s School of Beauty1325 Augusta West Parkway, Suite C, Augusta, Georgia 30909
Miller-Motte Technical College621 NW Frontage Road, Augusta, Georgia 30907-0921
Miller-Motte Technical College-Columbus1800 Box Rd, Columbus, Georgia 31907
Miller-Motte Technical College-Macon175 Tom Hill Sr Blvd, Macon, Georgia 31210
Omnitech Institute1728 Montreal Circle, Tucker, Georgia 30084
Paul Mitchell the School-Atlanta887 West Marietta Street Suite A, Atlanta, Georgia 30318
Paul Mitchell the School-Esani1003 Mansell Rd, Roswell, Georgia 30076
Portfolio Center125 Bennett St NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Pro Way Hair School5684 Memorial Dr, Stone Mountain, Georgia 30083-3254
Profile Institute of Barber-Styling26 Cleveland Ave SE, Atlanta, Georgia 30315
Regina’s College of Beauty1631 Gordon Highway, Augusta, Georgia 30906-0000
Rivertown School of Beauty Barber Skin Care and Nails4747 E Hamilton Road, Columbus, Georgia 31904
SAE Institute of Technology-Atlanta215 Peachtree Street, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-1736
Savannah Law School516 Drayton St, Savannah, Georgia 31401
South University-Accelerated Graduate Programs6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, Georgia 30328-6773
South University-Savannah709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, Georgia 31406
South University–Savannah Online709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, Georgia 31406
Southeastern Beauty School-Columbus Midtown1826 Midtown Dr, Columbus, Georgia 31906
Southeastern Beauty School-Columbus North Lumpkin3535 Macon Road, Columbus, Georgia 31907
Strayer University-Augusta Campus1330 Augusta West Parkway, Augusta, Georgia 30909
Strayer University-Cobb Campus3101 Towercreek Parkway Se, Suite 700, Atlanta, Georgia 30339
Strayer University-Columbus6003 Veterans Pkwy Ste 100, Columbus, Georgia 31909
Strayer University-Douglasville Campus4655 Timber Ridge Dr, Douglasville, Georgia 30135
Strayer University-Georgia3355 Northeast Expwy, Ste 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30341
Strayer University-Lithonia Campus3120 Stonecrest Blvd Ste 200, Lithonia, Georgia 30038
Strayer University-Morrow Campus3000 Corporate Center Dr, Ste 100, Morrow, Georgia 30260
Strayer University-Roswell Campus100 Mansell Court East, Roswell, Georgia 30076
Strayer University-Savannah Campus20 Martin Court, Savannah, Georgia 31419
The Art Institute of Atlanta6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd., 100 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328-1635
The Creative Circus812 Lambert Dr, Atlanta, Georgia 30324
The Hair Academy inc511 Telfair Street, Dublin, Georgia 31021
The Process Institute of Cosmetology755 Lawrenceville-Suwannee Rd Bldg 1300, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043
Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy-Atlanta1355 Roswell Rd, Suite 150, Marietta, Georgia 30062
UEI- Morrow Campus1564 Southlake Parkway, Morrow, Georgia 30260
University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus8200 Roberts Dr, Sandy Springs, Georgia 30350-4147
University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus3150 Perimeter Pkwy, Augusta, Georgia 30909-4583
University of Phoenix-Columbus Georgia Campus7200 N. Lake Drive, Columbus, Georgia 31909
University of Phoenix-Savannah Campus8001 Chatham Center Dr, Savannah, Georgia 31405-7400
Virginia College-Augusta2807 Wylds Rd Ste B, Augusta, Georgia 30909
Virginia College-Columbus5601 Veterans Parkway, Columbus, Georgia 31904-9001
Virginia College-Macon1901 Paul Walsh Drive, Macon, Georgia 31206-3180
Virginia College-Savannah14045 Abercorn Street, Suite 1503, Savannah, Georgia 31419-2371
Vogue Beauty and Barber School3655 MacLand Rd, Hiram, Georgia 30141-2226
Westwood College-Atlanta Midtown1100 Spring St, Ste. 102, Atlanta, Georgia 30309
Westwood College-Northlake2309 Parklake Drive NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30345

Employment & Salary Outlook

Georgia 2020 – Where the Jobs Will Be

The job market in Georgia is expected to experience significant growth through the end of the current decade. The 10 jobs that are expected to grow the fastest through 2020 are highlighted in the section below.

Georgia’s 10 Fastest Growing Occupations

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Home Health Aides

Minimum Education: Less than high school with certification from an accredited program.

Median Salary in GA (2012): $18,900

2010 Employment: 11,790

2020 Employment: 18,070

Pct Change: 53%


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Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

Minimum Education: Two-year associate’s degree from an accredited program. Median Salary in GA (2012): $59,600 2010 Employment: 1,110 2020 Employment: 1,650 Pct Change: 49%
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Personal Care Aides

Minimum Education: Less than high school.

Median Salary in GA (2012): $18,200

2010 Employment: 9,550

2020 Employment: 13,870

Pct Change: 45%


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Mental Health Counselors

Minimum Education: Master’s degree Median Salary in GA (2012): $41,900 2010 Employment: 2,030 2020 Employment: 2,870 Pct Change: 41%
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Helpers - Carpenters

Minimum Education: Less than high school with apprenticeship

Median Salary in GA (2012): $23,100

2010 Employment: 1,500

2020 Employment: 2,100

Pct Change: 41%


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Medical Secretaries

Minimum Education: High school diploma Median Salary in GA (2012): $30,100 2010 Employment: 15,780 2020 Employment: 21,440 Pct Change: 36%
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Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree

Median Salary in GA (2012): $43,700

2010 Employment: 3,210

2020 Employment: 4,350

Pct Change: 36%


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Dental Hygienists

Minimum Education: Two-year associate degree from an accredited program. Median Salary in GA (2012): $66,400 2010 Employment: 6,470 2020 Employment: 8,710 Pct Change: 35%
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Coaches and Scouts

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree

Median Salary in GA (2012): $37,400

2010 Employment: 4,350

2020 Employment: 5,790

Pct Change: 33%


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Social and Community Service Managers

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree Median Salary in GA (2012): $56,700 2010 Employment: 3,270 2020 Employment: 4,360 Pct Change: 33%
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Source: Georgia Department of Labor, Department of Workforce Information & Analysis

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