Mission Statement

College Mission

Southeastern Technical College is located in southeast Georgia. Serving Candler, Emanuel, Jenkins, Montgomery, Tattnall, Toombs, and Treutlen Counties, the college is the primary public advanced educational institution for this eight county population. Our diverse staff is here to train students in more than 80 programs. We have campuses in Vidalia and Swainsboro.

Southeastern Technical College Mission Statement

Southeastern Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, provides an innovative, educational environment for student learning through traditional and distance education delivery methods focused on building a well-educated, globally competitive workforce for Southeastern Georgia.

The College fulfills its mission through:

  • associate degree, diploma, and technical certificate of credit programs;
  • adult education;
  • continuing education; and
  • customized training and services.


Southeastern Technical College will be recognized as an educational leader in Southeastern Georgia. The College will deliver quality, student-centered, and accessible postsecondary education and training. The College will empower students for success, cultivating innovative and economically thriving communities and enterprises.


The Technical College System of Georgia guarantees employers that graduates of State Technical Colleges shall possess skills and knowledge as prescribed by State Curriculum Standards. Should any graduate employee, within two years of graduation, be deemed lacking in said skills, that student shall be retrained in any State Technical College at no charge for instructional costs to either the student or the employer.