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Coastal Pines Technical College Announces Spring 2020 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 Named Winner of Blackboard’s Inaugural Fix Your Content Day Challenge

Coastal Pines Technical College Named Winner of Blackboard’s Inaugural Fix Your Content Day Challenge Team recognized for advancing the accessibility of digital course content Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) has been named the North American winner, as well as the Global Winner of Blackboard’s inaugural Fix Your Content Day Challenge, a day of action and impact that brought together institutions from across the globe to dedicate 24 hours to improving the accessibility of as...



COVID-19 Update 3/18/20

In compliance with Governor Brian Kemp’s Executive Order 3.16.20.01, all Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) campuses are closed to the public March 18 through March 31. Academic courses will continue via distance (online) education. Students should continue to check their Coastal Pines student email accounts and monitor Blackboard for instruction. College operations will carry-on in a limited capacity for faculty and staff to ensure that essential College functions continue. Updates...



COVID-19 Update 3/13/2020

In light of the current health issues and concerns resulting from the coronavirus (COVID-19), Coastal Pines Technical College has made the decision to suspend face-to-face classes and activities on all campuses for two weeks starting Monday, March 16, 2020. Online classes will continue. Current plans are to resume classes on March 30, 2020. Faculty and staff will be required to report to work during the two-week period and will begin efforts to develop online course materials to move...



Terry Thomas Foundation Donates to Coastal Pines Technical College

The Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) Foundation recently received a $10,000 grant from the Terry Thomas Foundation. The Terry Thomas Foundation was established in 2004 and is located in Glynn County on Sea Island. Ms. Thomas passed away in 2011, but her Foundation continues to have a powerful impact on her community. This grant will be used to help sponsor Free Application Day at Coastal Pines. Prospective students typically pay a $25 application fee for admission to the College,...



912 Sports Announces the January Coastal Pines Technical College Student Athletes

Ja’Queze Kirby didn’t need a big senior season at Jeff Davis to secure a college scholarship. His talents and his strong play for the Yellow Jackets the past three seasons, along with his performance in AAU ball, had already been enough to convince colleges that he could play big-time college basketball. And before he took the floor for the Jackets this year, Kirby had already decided to pursue a collegiate career at Ohio Valley Conference power Murray State following what has been a...



The College in High School Alliance Spotlights Coastal Pines Technical College Dual Enrollment Efforts

Recently, the College in High School Alliance spotlighted Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) in their monthly newsletter for their Dual Enrollment efforts. The focus of their spotlight was the CPTC Timber Harvesting Operations Program. The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) is the state agency that oversees the 22 technical colleges across Georgia, whose mission is to develop a skilled workforce for the state’s businesses and industries. These colleges work for hand in...



Coastal Pines Technical College Named Military Friendly School, Again!

For the second year in a row, Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) was given the Military Friendly® Schools designation! Now in its 10th year, the Military Friendly® Schools list has come to set the standard for higher education institutions to provide the best opportunities for veterans and their spouses. This prestigious list provides a comprehensive guide for veterans and their families using data sources from federal agencies, veteran students and proprietary survey information from...



Severe Weather Updates- CAMPUS CLOSURE

Campus Closure: Due to the increased risk for severe weather in our area, the following decisions have been made for Coastal Pines Technical College: All campuses will close at 3 p.m. on Thursday, February 6, 2020. Dual Enrollment students taking classes and instructors teaching classes at a high school should follow instructions and decisions made by their local school system. We will resume a normal schedule on Friday, February 7, 2020. As always, the safety of our students...



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...



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...



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)...