Colleges and Programs

Georgia Futures – This organization, supported by the Georgia Student Finance Commission, seeks to promote and increase access to education beyond high school for Georgians with information and assistance on financial aid and scholarships, college planning and career considerations. Of particular interest may be the wealth of information on the trades and career clusters and pathways.

Georgia Virtual Learning – Here is your headquarters for online education sponsored by the Georgia DOE. Resources are abundant for teachers, students and parents. Of special note is the helpful tool for students to recover credit from an unsuccessful course by way of self-paced courses.

EdD Programs – If you are considering an advanced degree in education, you may want to check out this website for degree programs and doctoral funding opportunities.

College Scholarships, Georgia – The ‘Quick Navigation’ feature on this website will help you find financial aid and scholarship information.

Georgia Career Information Center – Students and adult learners may find vital career information on this website. There are career management tools as well as much helpful tools relative to career clustering, skills and self-assessment, reality check….just to mention a few. If you are a student, you can create a portfolio. If you are an educator, you can use this site for helpful administration.

Georgia College Grants Database – If you are a returning to college student, many options available for funding your higher education are provided on this website. Many grants and scholarships are listed for you to research and consider.

Most Affordable Colleges in Georgia – If you are concerned about transfer credit to a Georgia institute of higher learning, or if you need guidance on locating a college that is affordable to you, or maybe you are just perusing the grant and scholarship options for the state…..this site is a great resource.

Teacher Certification Degrees, Georgia – If it’s your desire to become a teacher in the state of Georgia, there are many paths to certification. The various certification processes are outlined for you on this website.

Healthcare Pathways, Georgia – WOW! This is a wonderful website for information on the healthcare industry in Georgia relative to schools (long list here with offerings at each), education requirements for specific healthcare jobs, career and employer you are currently in a career but want to maximize your potential or expand your expertise and skillset.

 

Job Seekers and Career

Georgia Government Jobs – Here’s a handy listing of government job openings by county, city, tribal sites, public utilities and other categories.

Georgia DOT – Though not extensive, the Employment webpage on the Dept. of Transportation website has featured entry level positions listed. May be a good opportunity to get your ‘foot in the door’.

Georgia Aging Careers – Here’s a fact. By 2030, Georgia’s population of people age 65 and over will have increased by 143%. The state will need more aging-related businesses, organizations and workers than in previous years to supply needed services to the Baby Boomer population. Open the .pdf file link and see exactly what job sectors are going to have to increase to meet the needs of the aging population.

Georgia’s Hot Careers Through 2026 – If you don’t mind opening this .pdf file, you will find helpful and insightful information on the ‘Hot Careers’ in the State of Georgia. Might be worth a read if you are currently planning your college program of study or considering a career change. Provided by Georgia Labor Market Explorer (part of DOL).

Georgia’s STEM Career Through 2026 – Ditto as per Georgia’s Hot Careers through 2026 and ditto ‘worth a read’ suggestion. This .pdf file may be quite useful.

Team Georgia, Careers – Here is the official State of Georgia website for career seekers. Search for jobs within the state using current tools and techniques. You can create a profile to be notified of job matches and monitor your application process.

Georgia Local Government Marketplace – Local government job opportunities await you! This website offers a comprehensive and up-to-date list of all local government job openings in the state.

iHireConstruction, Georgia – Very simply, you want a job in construction in the state of Georgia? Look no further than this search tool.

Georgia Estimates (State Occupational Employment and Wage Information) – Estimates on employment and wages for the state of Georgia by job category are available on this webpage of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics site. A great resource to review, perhaps, before you make that commitment to embarking on your career or even before a career educational program is undertaken.

 

 

Leadership and Development

Georgia Rural Health Information Hub – If you want the latest information on current healthcare situations or perhaps, just update yourself on trends and articles of the profession, this webpage on the RHI Hub is a super resource.

Technology Association of Georgia – Are you a small business innovator? A technology start-up? A business providing technology services? This organization will work with and alongside of you promoting opportunity, leadership, and growing the technology ecosystem. TAG’s vast array of resources to accomplish this is impressive.

Georgia Fruit and Vegetable Growers Association – Did you know that Georgia is the number two agricultural cash crop in the state? GFVGA members benefit from programs and services designed to increase production efficiencies, provide educational opportunities, promote new markets and improve communications between the organization and industry suppliers. There are also incredible teacher resources available for the educator.

Georgia Health Organizations – If it’s a convenient, long list of organizations and affiliations in the healthcare industry across New Mexico is what you need, look here!

Georgia Farm Bureau, Ag in the Classroom – Free educational resources (curriculum, grants, contests, even recipes) can be found on this website useful for furthering your knowledge and awareness of the industry in Georgia.

Digital Library of Georgia, Educator Resources – If you are a K-8 teacher, here is a phenomenal resource by grade level to add enhanced interactivity and inquiry into your classroom content when it comes to Georgia’s history and culture.

Georgia Association of Historians – Members of this association include professors, high school teachers, archivists, librarians, journalists, graduate students and others who have a passion for the state’s historical study.

Georgia Agricultural Education – Here is a learning system that seeks to deliver agricultural, environmental and leadership education programs and services. Completely digital, this organization works to pull all the pertinent and resources of good integrity together that speak to agriculture curriculum, careers, experiences, programs and games.

 

Entrepreneurs and Start-ups

Georgia Office of SBA – This website has an abundance of good and necessary information for the small business owner. Additional helpful information on topics such as licensing, trade name registration, permits and zoning ordinances.

Georgia, Start a Small Business – From getting your business license to learning about labor laws and permits, to figuring out the best tax structure….this website directs you to the right resources for assistance.

How to Start a Business in Georgia – WOW! This site is a super resource for instructions and guidance on your business venture startup.

Starting Your Business in Georgia – If you are a ‘step-by-step’ person, then this website on how to start your Georgia business in 7 steps will be a great resource for you. Behind each step is further information and guidance that is clear and concise without being overwhelming.

BusinessNameUSA – When this site says ‘One Stop Business Registration’ they mean it!! No matter what state, what type of business you are starting up or adding on to, licenses, permits, tax ID’s needed, you will be walked step-by-step through the process AND get a fee schedule so you know your due diligence start-up costs – at least from an administrative standpoint.

Georgia Small Business Grants – State funding agencies, categories and the application itself can be found here.

 

Veterans

Georgia Department of Veterans Service – Many of the services needed by our country’s well-deserved veterans can be found here. Compensation claims, counsel on employment, educational programs, medical care entitlement, nursing home assistance, and other related activities and resources for veterans are available.

Georgia Department of Veterans Affairs – On this site, veterans will find an abundance of information on centers, facilities, programs, benefits, and much much more. A super resource for our nation’s heroes.

The American Legion – Georgia – Here is a comprehensive resource directory to assist veterans, service members, and their dependents with questions about healthcare, financial assistant, and more.

Georgia Department of Labor, Veteran Assistance and Information – The GDOL is here to serve veterans and their spouses in finding work, transitioning into the work world and developing career skills just to mention a few in the long list of services available for our nation’s heroes.