Ready to start your journey at CPTC?

Before you can complete New Student Orientation, you must first set up your Okta Account. Click the link below to set up your account and then happy learning!

All new students are required to complete the Online New Student Orientation. You will be prompted to enter your CPTC e-mail address and password. You do not have to do or send anything once completed, we access a complete report in the system. The orientation should take you less than an hour to complete.

Your e-mail address is on your acceptance letter. Your password is CptcMMDDYY. This is your six-digit birthday. For example, if your birthday were April 1, 1995, the password would be Cptc040195. Remember it must be a capital C.

Click here to begin your New Student Orientation!

Please e-mail Katie Rutland at for assistance or questions regarding Orientation.

Stingray Success Video

Student Success Guide

In addition to the online orientation piece, you are invited to view the Stingray Success session. This optional 45-minute recording covers more in-depth topics including the different computer systems you will use as a student and the resources available to you through Coastal Pines, with the ability to ask questions. Click here to view our Stingray Success session.

Dual Enrollment students, please follow the link below for the Dual Enrollment Orientation.

Dual Enrollment Orientation

Orientation Handbook