Start a New Career!

Graduate debt free and be on your way to a long-term career in just a few months!  Denver's most affordable tech college offers more than 25 career and technical educational programs to prepare you for a career in health care, skilled trades or creative arts and design.  You can also learn while on-the-job in a paid apprenticeship opportunity that provides you real-world training while earning an hourly wage.  

Get out of your dead-end job and get ahead with a thriving career path in culinary arts, massage therapy, hospitality, computer aided drafting (CAD), water quality management or as a pharmacy technician.  The possibilities are endless.  Whichever opportunity you choose, Emily Griffith Technical College will lead you to an advancing career!

Registration opens May 14

Secure your spot for the fall semester. Many programs fill up quickly. Register early, starting May 14, to avoid the waitlist. Click here to view your options and choose a field of study that best meets your career goals. Click on a program to find out details including start and end dates, costs and courses.

Graduate debt free

Follow these admissions steps and soon you'll be on a path to graduating debt free.

Visit us at 1860 Lincoln St. Denver, CO 80203, 6th floor for application assistance, to meet with an advisor and to register for classes.  New classes start every month.  Many programs fill-up quickly so reserve your spot today.

Student Services admissions hours are:

  • Monday through Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon



Learn how to take care of water - our most vital resource!



Water is an important and limited resource here in Colorado, and with the Water Quality Management program at Emily Griffith, you can learn how to help take care of it and keep it safe to drink for millions of people.  Entry-level position in the water utilities industry are in demand. You can train in less than a year for a long-lasting career.

In our program, you’ll learn about water collections and distribution, including wastewater collection and treatment, and see these skills put into practice through field trips, tours, guest speakers, and hands-on experiments in our Water Quality Lab!

Learn more about our Water Quality Management program and start your application today!



Come See What's Possible




Opportunities for All

Emily Griffith Technical College was founded in downtown Denver as a place that provides opportunities “for all who wish to learn.” With the school's emphasis on accessible education, we continue to attract individuals of all backgrounds and nationalities. We are proud of our 100-year history of consistently doing this, and we welcome all students.  Emily Griffith Technical College is one of a few colleges in Denver that are recognized as an Hispanic Serving Institution by the US Department of Education and by the  Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities.

We will always support each other and never discriminate based upon the color of someone's skin, their origin of birth, their age, ​gender, religion, ​sexual orientation​ or​ ability. Emily Griffith Technical College embraces and values the diversity of all students and staff and it is our commitment to be inclusive and mindful of this diversity in College policies, programs, classrooms, and interactions with respect for others.



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The environment is so welcoming. I love that the teachers are hands-on and help whenever I don’t understand something.

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Massage therapy is an excellent way to relax after a busy day, can help reduce pain and tension and can help decrease stress and anxiety. It is a great preventative health care option, and we encourage you to make an appointment with Emily...

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Emily's Cafe is a product of our Culinary Arts Program. Our entrees are ordered, created, prepared, and served by our Culinary Arts students.


Emily's Cafe is open to the public Monday,...

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