Emily Griffith Technical College, located in Denver, Colorado, was founded in 1916 through the efforts of Colorado educator Emily Griffith who had dreamed of opening a school that provided educational opportunities for individuals of all ages. The school maintains a location in downtown Denver, granted in 1916 by the Denver Board of Education to begin this new type of school. Today the school offers over 40 certificate programs and maintains and has served over 1.5 million students since its founding.
Emily Griffith Technical College utilizes nine areas of study to divide its programs; Apprenticeships Training Division, College of Business and Technology, Corporate Training Division, College of Health Sciences, College of Trades and Industry, College of Design Industries, Extended Learning Division, Language Learning Center, and Emily Griffith High School. Individuals studying through one of these divisions will receive a short term education, typically lasting less than two years, that provides the skills and abilities necessary to enter the workforce as a qualified professionals.
Programs offered include:
Admissions and Financial Aid
Emily Griffith Technical College admits any individuals interested in attending through the submission of an application and payment of fees. Students should have a social security number, a valid Colorado driver's license, and if under 23 years of age, assistance from one's parents to provide information, and the completion of the application online. Financial aid is available in the form of grants and scholarships. Students in need of assistance must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the information from which is used by the school to assist in forming a financial aid plan.
Additional financial aid information may be found at:
www.fafsa.ed.gov, www.pin.ed.gov, www.emilygriffith.edu/admissions
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Emily Griffith Technical College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Business and Marketing Studies
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Transportation and Materials Moving
Visual and Performing Arts
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $6,300. To calculate a more personalized cost visit the net price calculator. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||24%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||24%||$4,268|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To help students and recent graduates, Emily Griffith Technical College may provide student services like:
- Classes offered on nights and weekends
- Remedial courses
- Academic counseling for students
- Work study style employment
- Assisting students to find work
Other Technical Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Emily Griffith Technical College.
- Pickens Technical College in Aurora, CO (11 miles away)
- Northwest Kansas Technical College in Goodland, KS (178 miles away)
- Delta Montrose Technical College in Delta, CO (184 miles away)
- Uintah Basin Applied Technology College in Roosevelt, UT (266 miles away)