Established in 1961, Georgia Piedmont Tech is one of the oldest and most respected of Georgia’s 22 technical colleges. Recognized for our student-centered atmosphere, Georgia Piedmont Tech prepares in
Established in 1961, Georgia Piedmont Tech is one of the oldest and most respected of Georgia’s 22 technical colleges. Recognized for our student-centered atmosphere, Georgia Piedmont Tech prepares individuals with the education, training, and skills to enter the workplace ready to make a difference in their hiring companies and in the ever-changing global economy.
Georgia Piedmont Technical College, a unit of the Technical College System of Georgia, promotes workforce development within a learner-centered environment through adult education, technical education, and customized business and industry training in DeKalb, Newton and Rockdale counties. GPTC offers learners the opportunity to enhance, refine, or develop their education, earning associate’s degrees, diplomas, or certificates through traditional and distance delivery methods.
Georgia Piedmont Technical College prides itself on helping students grow, mature, and achieve their professional goals. A part of this mission is to help students develop certain skill sets that will not only enhance their academic learning but will serve them well in the job market and in life. These skills include effective communication and learning to analyze information among other things. We call these “Core Competencies”.