ITT Technical Institute-Greenville
About ITT Technical Institute-Greenville
ITT Technical Institute is a technology and career focused school granting associate's and bachelor's degrees. ITT Tech has a campus in Greenville, South Carolina. Greenville is within driving distance of Charlotte, North Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, and Atlanta, Georgia and has a population of approximately 56,000. For art and culture, Greenville has the Greenville County Museum of Art and the Greenville County Youth Orchestra. The Carolina Ballet Theater performs often in Greenville and the Centre Stage is a professional theater troupe performing in Greenville.
ITT Technical Institute is run by ITT Educational Services, Inc, started in 1946 and headquartered in Carmel, Indiana since 1964. This company runs a system of private schools with over 100 campuses across the country. ITT Tech schools focus on technology education and training for careers. The six career paths the schools offer are information technology, drafting and design, electronics technology, business, criminal justice, and health sciences. The popular and ubiquitous chain of schools granted more electronics and drafting degrees than any other school in the U.S. in 2001.
ITT Tech offers an associate's degree in computer drafting and design. Students take courses in basic computing, computer-aided drafting, graphic communication, technical illustration, architectural drafting, engineering graphics, three-dimensional modeling, and project planning. The program teaches how to translate ideas and sketches into working plans. Students are prepared for entry-level careers in mechanical drafting, architectural drafting, interior design, and civil drafting. The Bensalem campus of ITT has a student affiliates chapter of the American Design Drafting Association to enhance professional development.
Students can earn an associate's degree in information technology with a focus on multimedia. The program prepares students to create and design multimedia communications and to write computer programs. Students are ready for entry-level careers in multimedia information technology.
Students interesting in gaming can study for a bachelor's degree in digital entertainment and game design. Coursework includes general education classes, gaming technology, game design, and animation. The program prepares students for entry-level careers in designing games or creating animations.
To earn any federal financial aid, students must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This will help determine eligibility for federal grants and loans. Students may also seek out state aid, private loans, or scholarships to fund their education.
ITT Technical Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. Because ITT Tech is not regionally accredited, other colleges and universities may not accept transfer credits.