The Georgia Piedmont Advantage

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The Georgia Piedmont Advantage (GPA) is an innovative education and workforce development initiative that provides post-secondary credentials in one of seven high-demand, high-salary fields, in two years or less, and with little to no out-of-pocket expense. Whether unemployed, underemployed or looking for a new career, Georgia Piedmont Technical College will provide the tools to help you begin putting the pieces of your future together.

How GPA Works
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GPA Programs


Major
Code
Major Description
Group
Award
Level
# credit
hours
PN12 Practical Nursing Practical Nursing Diploma
57
CSQ1 Commercial Straight Truck
and Passenger Driving
Commercial Truck Driving TCC
9
CT61 Commercial Truck
Driving
Commercial Truck Driving TCC
9
ECC2 Early Childhood Care
& Education
Early Childhood Care & Education Diploma
53
AII1 Arts Integration in Early Childhood Care and Education Early Childhood Care and Education TCC
12
CD61 Child Development Specialist Early Childhood Care and Education TCC
15
ECP1 Early Childhood Program Administration Early Childhood Care and Education TCC
9
IC31 Infant-Toddler Child Care Specialist Early Childhood Care and Education TCC
15
CA71 COMP TIA A+ Certified Preparation Computer Technology TCC
17
CP21 C++ Programmer Computer Technology TCC
17
CP24 Computer Programming Computer Tech Diploma
52
CZ11 Computer System Design Specialist Certified Engineering Assistant TCC
33
DS14 Database Specialist Computer Technology Diploma
56
NDT1 Network Design Technology Specialist Certified Engineering Assistant TCC
27
JP11 Java Programmer Computer Tech TCC
25
LA31 Linux/UNIX System Administrator Computer Technology TCC
30
MS11 Microsoft Network Administrator Computer Technology TCC
30
NS14 Networking Specialist Computer Tech Diploma
55
OD11 Oracle Database
Administrator
Computer Tech TCC
30
PR21 PC Repair and
Network Technician
Computer Tech TCC
18
SSD1 SQL Server Database Administrator Computer Technology TCC
29
VB11 Visual Basic Programmer Computer Technology TCC
25
HI12 Health Information Management Coding Health Science Diploma
48
MF21 Medical Front Office Assistant Health Science TCC
22
CN31 Nurse Aide Health Science TCC
14
PT21 Phlebotomy Technician Health Science TCC
24
FS31 Basic Shielded Metal
Arc Welding
Welding and Joining Technology TCC
10
GM31 Gas Metal Arc Welding Welding and Joining Technology TCC
13
GTA1 Gas Tungsten Arc Welding Welding and Joining Technology TCC
13
PW11 Pipe Welder Welding and Joining Technology TCC
9
WAJ2 Welding and
Joining Technology
Welding and Joining Technology Diploma
50
CET1 Certified Engineering Technology Certified Engineering Assistant TCC
14
CZ11 Computer System Design Specialist Certified Engineering Assistant TCC
33
NDT1 Network Design Technology Specialist Certified Engineering Assistant TCC
27
NS21 Network Specialist Certified Engineering Assistant TCC
16
DEM2 Design and Media Production Technology Movie Production & Set Design Diploma
51

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For more information please contact the Office of Admissions or gpa@gptc.edu