Gwinnett Technical College’s Commercial Construction Management Program Earns Five Year Accreditation

LAWRENCEVILLE – Gwinnett Technical College’s Commercial Construction Management program has been approved by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) for a five-year accreditation. This accreditation assures students receive a quality education in construction management which is current with emerging technologies and requirements in the construction industry. In addition, the accreditation assures potential employers students who have completed the program have the ability and knowledge to make immediate contributions in their organization.

Dr. D. Glen Cannon, president, states “the construction industry is consistently growing and we are dedicated to providing our students with a quality education that will allow them to excel in the construction industry. This accreditation will help students feel confident and assured that they will be workforce ready upon completion of the program.”

Gwinnett Tech’s commercial construction management program prepares students to coordinate and supervise a variety of projects including the building of residential and commercial structures as well as roads and bridges. Construction managers work closely with building specialist such as architects, civil engineer, and a variety of trade workers.

Gwinnett Tech’s associate degree in commercial construction management can be completed in two years or less. For more information on Gwinnett Tech’s Commercial Construction Management program, please visit:

About Gwinnett Tech: Gwinnett Technical College, one of Georgia’s largest technical colleges, is committed to producing workforce ready graduates to meet the needs of high-demand business and industry sectors of its community. The College offers more than 140 associate degree, diploma and certificate programs and hundreds of seminars, workshops and courses providing specialized training. Gwinnett Tech is Gwinnett County’s largest provider of corporate training and also serves residents and businesses in north Fulton County. Gwinnett Technical College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Gwinnett Technical College. In addition, some college programs hold separate licensure or accreditation status with appropriate agencies. For more information, visit A unit of the Technical College System of Georgia.