ATLANTA, Jan. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Interactive College of Technology, an accredited institution that offers both associate degrees and diploma programs for high-demand careers, has announced that former U.S. Rep. Bob Barr has joined its board of directors.
Former Rep. Barr represented Georgia in the U. S. House of Representatives from 1995 to 2003 and now practices law in Atlanta. He is chairman of Liberty Guard, Inc., a non-profit and non-partisan organization dedicated to protecting individual liberty. Rep. Barr is a registered mediator and arbitrator and teaches constitutional law at Atlanta's John Marshall Law School and constitutional policy at Kennesaw State University.
Rep. Barr has appeared on virtually every major cable and network television program dealing with public policy matters and has served as a regular contributor for CNN. He writes regularly for Townhall.com and has been a columnist and blogger for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution."We are excited to have someone with Bob Barr's knowledge, expertise and background join our board," said Elmer Smith, president of ICT. "His advice and counsel will help Interactive College of Technology enhance its mission in preparing our students for continued growth and advancement in the world of technology." ICT, ranked as one of the most affordable schools of its kind by the U.S. Department of Education, has campuses around the Atlanta and Houston areas, as well as in Newport, KY. Using Computer-Based Training as a cornerstone for many of its programs, ICT is able to teach students one-third more in one-third less time, at a lower cost. About Interactive College of Technology Interactive College of Technology (ICT) is an accredited institution that offers both associate degrees and diploma programs for high-demand careers. It offers a hands-on learning environment, flexible schedules, day and evening classes, and smaller class sizes for instructor availability. Each program is combined with real-world training that prepares students for their future. Programs include accounting, computer information systems, HVAC classes, business programs, training in medical coding and billing and medical office administration. In addition, ICT offers one of the nation's largest and most comprehensive English as a Second Language programs and currently enrolls students from more than one hundred countries. For more information, go to www.ict-ils.edu. SOURCE Interactive College of Technology