Minimum placement score requirements for each diploma/degree program are established in accordance with the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) standards.
Applicants shall be admitted to Coastal Pines Technical College (CPTC) in one of the following categories: Regular, Provisional, Pending Admit Status, Special Admission, or Transient.
Students who meet all requirements for admission into a selected program and are eligible to take all courses in the program curriculum are granted regular admission status.
Students who do not meet all requirements for regular admission into a selected program are granted provisional admission status. Provisionally admitted students may take learning support classes, and certain specified occupational courses as long as class pre- and co- requisites are satisfied.
All certificate, diploma, and associate degree program students initially admitted on a provisional basis must have satisfactorily completed the necessary prerequisite and learning support course work in order to progress through the State Standard Curriculum.
Dually/Jointly/Move On When Ready enrolled students are not eligible for Provisional Admission status.
Pending Admit Status (High School Seniors only)
Applicants who are in their final year of high school and are applying for a college term immediately after they graduate are granted Pending Admit Status. The following specifics define the parameters of this status:
Applicants must submit a transcript showing the applicant is on track for completing all required high school courses before the semester they wish to enroll (a letter from the high school confirming the pending completion is encouraged to be sent with the transcript).
Will be allowed to register for courses after course placement requirements have been met.
These applicants are not eligible for federal financial aid until a final high school transcript has been received.