Fast Facts About - Emily Griffith Techincal College

Fast Facts

Emily Empowers Coloradans

2 million+

That’s how many people have come through the doors of Emily Griffith Technical College to fuel their careers with educational pathways to success.

We Are Emily

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8,700 students

27 average age 

44% are 18-22 years old

49% of non-apprenticeship students are first-generation college students

1,400 immigrants and refugees

85 countries represented

66 languages spoken 

40 full-time faculty

175 part-time faculty

100% have industry experience

3 locations in downtown Denver

Emily wins

Founded: 1916

Accreditations: Emily Griffith is nationally accredited by the Council on Occupational Education. We also hold accreditations from the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists/Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Accreditation.

Application fee: $0

Results: 86% of students get jobs in their field

Employers: Kaiser Permanente, Denver Public Schools, Denver Health, Denver Water, United Airlines, City and County of Denver, RTD, DISH Network, American Honda Motor Company and many others.

Transferability: Up to 45 credit hours may transfer into an Associate of Applied Science degree at any Colorado community college.