Georgia Tech-Savannah (VET2) Hosts Largest Career Fair To Date For Military Personnel

June 10, 2019

WHAT:    Veterans Education Training and Transition Program (VET2) is set to host their largest career fair to date at Georgia Tech-Savannah

This a special hiring event that is designed to engage all current, future, and potential corporate VET2 business partners with transitioning service members, veterans, and military spouses. 20 companies from the area are slated to be there to connect with potential new employees. The event is free.


WHO:    Transitioning service members, veterans, and military spouses


WHEN:   Monday, June 10, 2019

                    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: Georgia Tech Professional Education Campus

210 Technology Circle

Savannah, GA 31407.


For more information, event scheduling, and registration visit https://pe.gatech.edu/savannah-campus/courses/military-programs.  


ABOUT VETERANS EDUCATION TRAINING AND TRANSITION PROGRAM (VET2):

Georgia Tech Professional Education has worked in partnership with military leadership, business executives and community organizers, and others to design this program, based on the Georgia Tech Savannah campus.  The program is focused primarily on transitioning service members (from all branches of the military) stationed at Hunter Army Airfield, Fort Stewart, Kings Bay, Fort Gordon, Robins Air Force Base and Fort Benning, who are within 1-6 months of separating from the military. This program is utilized to provide transitioning service members, veterans, and military spouses with internships and industry recognized credentials (Lean Six Sigma and Project Management) to increase their chances of attaining employment. At this point, nearly 1500 students come through the program.


ABOUT GEORGIA TECH PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION:

Georgia Tech Professional Education is an academic division of the Georgia Institute of Technology, offering professional master's degrees, short courses, and certificate programs to meet the needs of working professionals and industry partners. Programs are available at the Georgia Tech Global Learning Center in Atlanta, the Georgia Tech-Savannah campus, and worldwide through a variety of formats. In addition to professional course offerings, the division manages meeting and event facilities, and administers K-12 outreach and English as a Second Language programs. Last year alone, Georgia Tech Professional Education served individuals representing more than 3,000 companies, with an enrollment of more than 26,000.