About Forsyth Technical Community College
Consumer and disclosure information relating to current degrees and programs offered by the college, accreditation information, credit transfer policies, and lists of faculty and administrative personnel can be accessed in the Forsyth Tech College Catalog. As you make plans to continue your education, there is information we believe you need to know. The following are a few areas for you to consider. Once you have been assigned a student ID and e-mail address, you may also locate the information on your MyTechLink student portal account.
Safety on Campus – Your Right to Know
Forsyth Tech places the highest priority on your safety, and we rely on community members to share our commitment and actively participate in creating a safe and secure living, learning, and working environment. In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (The Clery Act), Forsyth Tech’s Annual Crime Statistics includes data for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on or around the campus. You can find crime statistics and other campus safety information by navigating to the Campus Police web page or on TechLink. To obtain other information or to speak with a security representative, please contact the Campus Police Department at 336.734.7243.
Drug Free Schools and Campuses Act of 1989
The Drug Free Schools and Campuses Act of 1989 requires that all students be notified annually of Forsyth Tech’s Alcohol and Controlled Substance Use Policy and Drug Free Workplace Policy. Other policies regarding student conduct can be found in the Forsyth Tech College Catalog. For more information on local resources to assist you with the prevention of substance abuse, please contact the Forsyth Tech Human Resources Office at 336.723.0371.
Privacy Rights of Students in Education Records
The federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), and regulations adopted subsequent to the Act, set out requirements designed to protect students’ privacy in their records maintained by the university. The college has incorporated FERPA into our student records administration policies which can be found by navigating the Forsyth Tech Records Office page. The complete FERPA policy is also available
via the Federal Department of Education’s website. For more information, or to obtain a copy of the student records policy, please contact the Records Office at 336.734.7472.
Completion of Degrees and Graduation Rate Information
Graduation Rates for full-time, first-time undergraduates are available online at http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/. Search for “Forsyth
Technical Community College”. The information is also displayed by gender and by ethnicity. Degree completion and graduation rates can also be obtained by calling the Forsyth Tech Office of
Institutional Research at 336.734.7159.
Net Price Calculator
The Net Price Calculator allows prospective students to calculate an estimated net price for attending Forsyth Tech using the following basic formula: Price of Attendance minus Gift Aid.
The estimates generated by the template do not represent a final determination, or actual award, of financial assistance, or a final net price. They are only estimates based on the information entered by the student, the average price of attendance and financial aid provided to students in a given year. Actual attendance costs may be different based on a variety of factors and circumstances not incorporated within the Net Price Calculator and gift aid funding levels will vary from year to year.
For regular admissions purposes, Forsyth Tech does not require immunization and medical records for domestic students; however, specific programs may require vaccinations and immunization records.
International students are required to provide up-to-date medical and immunization records. For more information regarding Forsyth Tech’s vaccination and medical records policy or to determine if a specific program will require submission of your medical records, please see the Forsyth Tech college catalog or contact the Admissions at 336.334.7556.
Information regarding textbooks (ISBN, price, etc.) for specific courses can be found by calling the bookstore at 336.734.7289.
For your convenience, a Multi-Year Tuition Calculator is located on the College Navigator website. Search for “Forsyth Technical Community College,” select the “Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Expenses” tab, and click on the calculator icon.