Effingham College & Career Academy (ECCA) is a 9-12 grade charter program school located near Savannah and authorized by the Effingham Board of Education.
Students from both high schools in the county attend classes and earn professional certifications and credentials in Nursing, Allied Health, Sports Medicine, Engineering, Robotics, Web Design, Computer Science, Culinary Arts, Automotive Technology and Maintenance, and Logistics.
ECCA students participate in industry internships, visit numerous businesses, and, complete career relevant projects during the school year. Many are ECCA industry partners, including Georgia Power, Georgia-Pacific, Effingham Health System, Edwards Interiors Aerospace, Georgia Transformer, Georgia Ports Authority, Port City Logistics, and B&B Warehousing.
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) classes begin in the new 47,000 square foot ECCA addition in August of 2016.
Dual Enrollment students earn college and high school credits in Aircraft Assembly, Welding, Law Enforcement, and Cosmetology programs, in addition to academic credits.