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GPTC Announces Dean’s List Residents in Morgan County

Morgan County - May 05, 2016
Georgia Piedmont Technical College is pleased to announce that four Morgan County students were named to the institution’s prestigious Dean’s List. 

The Dean’s List recognizes Georgia Piedmont Technical College’s outstanding scholars, and serves as an incentive for all students to strive for academic excellence.  Students who have achieved a 3.5 grade point average on at least six credit hours completed in the current term are placed on the Dean’s List at the end of each semester.    

 “Being named to the Dean’s List is admirable, and I’m proud of these students for achieving academic success,” said Dr. Jabari Simama, president of Georgia Piedmont. 

Dean’s List
Kimberly Ford
Svetlana Reut
Chasidy Williams
Naomi Kamanga

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About Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Established in 1961, Georgia Piedmont Technical College (GPTC) is one of the top technical colleges in Georgia. As a student-centered institution, GPTC prepares individuals with the skills necessary to succeed in a rapidly changing, global economy. In August 2016, Georgia Piedmont was ranked among the top ten technical colleges in terms of enrollment by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. GPTC’s graduation rate is more than 74.3 percent, and its graduates secure employment at a level resulting in a 98.7 percent placement rate. With nearly 4,000 students, Georgia Piedmont’s adult education program is among the largest in the state. The college has 12 learning centers in DeKalb, Newton, Rockdale and Morgan counties. 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, sex, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). Contact Lisa Peters, the ADA Coordinator, at 404/297-9522, ext. 1154, or at the main DeKalb campus, 495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021 Room A-170; or Dr. Debra Gordon, the Title IX Coordinator, at 404/297-9522, ext. 1176, or at the main DeKalb campus, 495 N. Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA 30021 Room A-103 for assistance. For more information about our graduation rates and other important program information, please visit our website at

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