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Coastal Pines Technical College Off to a Strong Spring Start!

Spring semester 2020 began on January 9, 2020 for Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) and proves to be another strong semester for the college. Fall semester provided record numbers for the college with over 4,500 students for the first time since its inception in 2015, but spring proved that there is always room for growth. Coastal Pines Technical College’s spring semester is the 11th consecutive semester with an enrollment increase over the same semester the previous year. Coastal...



Georgia Power donates retired Line Truck to Coastal Pines Technical College’s Lineworker Certification Program

On Wednesday January 29, 2020, Georgia Power donated a truck retired from its fleet to Coastal Pines Technical College’s (ELAC) Electrical Lineworker Apprentice Certification program. The ELAC is an eight-week training program designed to enhance the skills of those seeking a career as a lineworker in the energy industry. During the course, students are taught general electrical safety skills, construction and skilled trade (CAST) test prep and commercial driver’s license (CDL)...



Okefenoke REMC Donates to the Coastal Pines Technical College Foundation

Recently, the Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) Foundation received several generous donations from Okefenoke REMC. Dewayne Johns of Okefenoke REMC presented Dr. Glenn Deibert, President of CPTC with two checks at a local board meeting. One of the checks for $2,000 will be directed toward the General Scholarship program, and a second check for $2,000 will be directed to the Electrical Lineworker Program. In addition, Okefenokee also donated $2,500 worth of tools to be given directly to...



Coastal Pines Technical College to Host January Commencement

Pictured: Lieutenant Clay Kicklighter Coastal Pines Technical College’s commencement will be Thursday, January 30, 2020, at 7:00 pm. The ceremony will be held at the Wayne County High School Auditorium in Jesup. Clay Kicklighter will deliver the commencement address. Georgia State Patrol Assistant Troop I Commander Lieutenant Clay Kicklighter has served the citizens of Georgia as a Trooper since 1992. He was promoted to Assistant Troop I Commander in July, 2011. Troop I...



Georgia Power Foundation, Inc Gives to Coastal Pines Technical College Foundation

James Willis, Area Manager of Georgia Power presented a $15,000 check to the Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) Foundation on Thursday, January 9, 2020. These funds will be allocated to providing scholarships to students in need of financial assistance. Each semester, students are encouraged to apply to the CPTC Foundation to be awarded scholarships and grant monies. The Foundation prides itself on being able to meet a student in that place of need and help push them toward their...



Coastal Pines Announces 2020 Fall Semester Student Honors

Each semester Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) recognizes students who have accomplished high academic achievement through the President’s List, Dean’s List and the Academic Achievement Award. The President's List recognizes full-time students who earned a semester GPA of 4.00 and have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher. The Dean’s List recognizes CPTC students enrolled full time who have earned a semester GPA of 3.75 - 3.99 out of a possible 4.0 and have a cumulative GPA of...



Coastal Pines Technical College, Jesup Test Center Earns National Recognition!

With millions of educational, certification, and licensure tests administered in the U.S. every year, the need for secure testing environments and trained testing staff has never been greater. One local test center has set the bar high for other post-secondary test centers and achieved national status as a leader in excellent testing practices. Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC), JesupTest Centerwas awarded Test Center Certification by the National College Testing Association (NCTA)....