Forsyth Technical Community College

Winston Salem, NC

Most Popular Majors

All Majors & Degrees

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Major Certificate Program Associates
Applied Horticulture/Horticultural Operations
Environmental Science
Landscaping and Groundskeeping

Arts & Humanities

Major Certificate Program Associates
General Studies
Interior Design
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Other Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities


Major Certificate Program Associates
Banking and Financial Support Services
Business Administration and Management
Information Science/Studies
International Business/Trade/Commerce
Logistics and Materials Management
Office Management and Supervision
Real Estate

Communication & Media

Major Certificate Program Associates
Animation, Interactive Media, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Graphic Design
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician


Major Certificate Program Associates
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
Special Education and Teaching


Major Certificate Program Associates

Family and Consumer Science Professions

Major Certificate Program Associates
Adult Development and Aging

Health & Medical Services

Major Certificate Program Associates
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Dental Assisting/Assistant
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) and Licensed Vocational Nurse Training (LVN)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology / Technician
Massage Therapy, Therapeutic Massage
Medical Office Management/Administration
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
Other Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions
Other Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions
Other Nursing
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant
Pre-Nursing Studies
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Registered Nurse and Registered Nursing (RN)
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
Ultrasound Technician

Legal Professions

Major Certificate Program Associates
Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Security and Protective Service Careers

Major Certificate Program Associates
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Crisis, Disaster, and Emergency Management
Cyber / Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician
Forensic Science and Technology

Skilled Trades

Major Certificate Program Associates
Autobody Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR)
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Other Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies
Plumbing Technology/Plumber
Welding Technology/Welder

Technician Careers

Major Certificate Program Associates
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Biotechnology Lab Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/ Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Other Electromechanical and Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians


Major Certificate Program Associates
Computer Programming Special Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Systems Security, Information Assurance (CIS, Internet Security)
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
Information Technology

Ratings & Reviews

Overall Rating for Academics:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 2 Reviews

50% of students gave Forsyth Technical Community College 5 stars in Academics.

Student Ratings

Academics Rating

I have not attended this school, but i have heard from students that are attending and have attended that the classes can range anywhere from 10- 20 students. The professors are well educated in their field and know what they are teaching. The workload depends on the course you are taking and how many classes you are taking.

Forsyth Technical Community College Academic Details

Academic Calendar Semester
Retention Rate 50%
Carnegie Class Associate's--Public Urban-serving Single Campus
Orientation Month(s) Orientation for new students held in January, June, August, and September.

Specialty Study Options

  • Independent Study

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Other: early childhood associate, horticulture technology, law enforcement technology, paralegal technology

Faculty at Forsyth Technical Community College

Total Faculty 1,019
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 17
Full-Time Professors 214
Part-Time Professors 805

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