DeKalb Technical College, which is named Georgia Piedmont Technical College as of 2015, has degree programs in business, management and marketing, education, construction trades, mechanic and repair technologies, legal studies and engineering technologies, notes CollegeAtlas.org. DeKalb Technical College was established in 1961 and is part of the Technical College System of Georgia.
The different programs available at this college can lead to Associate of Applied Science degrees, diplomas and certificates. For example, students can earn associate degrees in areas of study that include computer engineering, automotive technology, accounting, marketing management and ophthalmic laboratory technology as of 2015.
CollegeView.com has an extensive listing of majors and the types of degrees associated with them that are available at Georgia Piedmont Technical College. In many fields of study, students can earn either an associate degree or a certificate of completion. Some of these majors are banking and financial support services, administrative assistant and secretarial science, criminal justice/safety studies and fire science. This college also offers diploma programs in many majors such as accounting, practical nursing, automotive technology and drafting.
Depending on the specific type of program, the number of credits for completion may vary. To earn an Associate of Applied Science degree in accounting, students need to have 64 credit hours, and students receive a diploma in an accounting program after taking 42 credits of required courses as of 2015. To find the different degrees offered at the Georgia Piedmont Technical College, click on the Program Study tab found at the top of the web page and then click on Curriculum Sheets.