PROBE College Fair set for October 23 at CEC


From Coweta County Schools Press Release

The Central Educational Center (CEC) will host representatives from over 50 colleges, schools and universities during its College Probe Fair on Monday, October 23, from 6 to 8 p.m.

The Probe Fair will be held at CEC’s campus at 160 Martin Luther King Drive in Newnan. The event is free and open to the public. Parents and students are invited to attend to obtain information about post-secondary options and speak directly to representatives from various institutions. Exhibiting educational institutions will offer information about their programs, courses of study and admissions.

Those who wish to attend may pre-register, by visiting

The full list of institutions expected at the October 23 Probe Fair includes:

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Albany State University
Andrew College
Auburn University College of Liberal Arts
Augusta University
Brenau University
Clayton State University
College of Coastal Georgia
Columbus State University
Dalton State College
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach
Emmanuel College
Emory University
Fort Valley State University
Full Sail University
Georgia College & State University
Georgia Gwinnett College
Georgia Military College
Georgia Southern University
Georgia Southwestern State University
Georgia State University
Georgia Student Finance Commission
Gordon State College
Jacksonville State University
Kennesaw State University
Kettering University
LaGrange College
Life University
Mercer University
Middle Georgia State University
Mississippi State University
Oglethorpe University
Ohio University
Paine College
Piedmont University
Point University
Reinhardt University
Savannah State University
Shorter University
South Carolina State University
South Georgia State College
Southern Crescent Technical College
The University of Alabama
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
The University Systems of Georgia eCore
Toccoa Falls College
Tuskegee University
University of North Georgia
University of Tennessee-Chattanooga
University of Tennessee-Knoxville
University of West Georgia
Valdosta State University
Wesleyan College
West Georgia Technical College
Young Harris College

Probe is an annual program of college fairs and guidance counselor workshops that are held throughout the state of Georgia. The program is managed by the Georgia Education Articulation Committee (GEAC), whose sole mission is to disseminate information and stimulate interest in post-secondary education for students in Georgia.

High school juniors and seniors from all Coweta high schools will have opportunities to meet with higher education representatives to ask questions about their institutions and schedule tours, and talk about the financial aid opportunities such as the HOPE scholarship.

For more information, contact CEC at 678-423-2000 ext. 838021, or email Dr. Dawn Revere at [email protected].

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