Admissions Deadline for Spring 2018 is November 9, 2017.


The Admissions Office must verify lawful presence of students applying for in-state tuition and collect required verifiable documentation e.g. Driver's License, State ID, Permanent Residence Card, etc. Click the link below for more information and to view a complete list of required verifiable documents.

Thank you for your interest in Georgia Piedmont Technical College, the preferred, most respected and responsive technical college in the State of Georgia.

We are recognized for our student-centered atmosphere of educational excellence and maintain an intellectual environment by encouraging teaching and learning, which inspire the full development of individual goals, abilities, and interests. Your decision to apply to Georgia Piedmont Technical College is the first step on your journey to starting your career. Not only will you find yourself surrounded by some of the state's best students, but you'll be learning from faculty who are dedicated to the art of teaching. What are the benefits to attending GPTC?

  • Graduate nearly debt free Enroll at GPTC and gradate with little or no debt by taking advantage of the HOPE Grant and other state and federally funded grants.

  • Convenient locations Courses are taught at ten locations in our service delivery areas in DeKalb, Rockdale, Newton, and Morgan Counties.

  • Qualified faculty Our instructors are well qualified both in education and experience to provide students with workforce skills needed in today’s competitive market.

  • High job placement rate GPTC has an overall job placement rate 98%, and 70% of our graduates secured jobs in or related to their program of study.

  • Networking & Active Student Life You will have the opportunity to receive information for personal and professional development and get involved in the various clubs, organizations, and social activities at GPTC.

  • Nationally Accredited – GPTC is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award Associate of Applied Science Degrees.

  • Easy enrollment process – Become a new student today by simply paying an application fee and submitting your application, transcript(s), and test scores.

  • Small Class Size – With small class sizes, you will be able to receive the attention necessary to succeed academically.

  • Flexible Class Schedule – GPTC offers online, day, evening, and weekend classes to accommodate your busy schedule.

The Office of Admissions is your greatest resource for more information on GPTC and the application process. Our website contains everything you need in order to learn more about GPTC and submitting an application. We are more than happy to assist you. If you have any questions at all, feel free to contact us.  At GPTC, we're large enough to serve you, but small enough to know you.

Georgia Piedmont Technical College admits students regardless of age, sex, race, national origin, color or handicap. Students seeking admission into any credit or non-credit course or program must be at least 16 years of age. All applicants must submit a Georgia Piedmont Tech application form with a non-refundable application fee.

How to Apply

Additional information on admission is available in the online catalog.

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DeKalb Campus Admissions Office
495 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, Georgia 30021-2397
Office: Room 171 A-Bldg
Phone: (404) 297-9522 Ext. 1602
Fax: (404) 298-3617
Email: admissions@gptc.edu

Newton Campus Admissions Office
16200 Alcovy Road
Covington, Georgia 30014-4076
Office: Room 214 A-Bldg.
Phone: (770) 786-9522 Ext. 3100
Fax: (770) 385-6292
Email: admissions@gptc.edu

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As set forth in its student catalog, Georgia Piedmont Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). The following person(s) has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Title IX Coordinator: Debra Gordon, Assoc. VP Academic Affairs, Georgia Piedmont Technical College, 495 North Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021, Rm 101D, gordond@gptc.edu, 404 297-9522, Ext.1176 ADA/504 Coordinator: Lisa Peters, Special Services Director, Georgia Piedmont Technical College, 495 North Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021, Rm 170A, petersl@gptc.edu, 404 297-9522, Ext. 1154