GPTC Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dean of the GPTC School of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Dale Burgess, explain to WABE radio reporter Martha Dalton how starting at GPTC before transferring to a 4-year college can mean a leg-up for many students.

Less student debt, smaller class sizes and student-centered course planning. These are just a few of the benefits GPTC students and administrators say make the difference in starting an educational pathway here and in the Technical College System of Georgia for students who want to transfer to a 4-year college or university later.

Check it out in this feature story from Atlanta’s WABE 90.1, a National Public Radio (NPR) affiliate, and reporter Martha Dalton. The interviews and story aired on April 8, 2019.