Myrtle Beach

Georgetown County Day of Boeing

PIA Myrtle Beach was able to participate in the Georgetown County Day of Boeing, held July 9th.  The Boeing Company, who operate a manufacturing plant in nearby Charleston, visited Georgetown County to see various STEM related initiatives in the area.Students from Plantersville Summer Academy prepared for the visit from...

Myrtle Beach Campus Open House

The PIA Myrtle Beach Campus hosted its Spring Open House on Saturday, May 18th.  The event provided an opportunity for prospective students to learn more about the education PIA has to offer.  Darrel Stern, Manager of Talent Acquisition at Embraer, was able to speak during the event regarding the...

Myrtle Beach May 2019 Graduation

PIA Myrtle Beach is proud to announce the May 2019 graduating class.  The ceremony, held Friday, May 10th, celebrated the 12 graduates and the promising careers ahead of them. Walter John Drag III was named Valedictorian of the class, and Steven Daniel Roberts was named the class Salutatorian.  In...

Myrtle Beach Places 2nd in Olympus Event

Congratulations to Team Myrtle Beach on their win at the Aerospace Maintenance Competition.  Student Tom Schellhorn, a 1st semester student, earned a score of 201 in the Olympus Ultrasonic Thickness Testing event.  The 2nd fastest time in the event category earned the team an Olympus Ultrasonic Thickness Gage, used...

Myrtle Beach January 2019 Graduation

PIA Myrtle Beach is proud to announce the January 2019 graduating class.  The ceremony, held Thursday, January 15th, celebrated the 26 graduates and the promising careers ahead of them. Erika Haas was named Valedictorian of the class, and also received recognition for perfect attendance and the Golden Wrench Award. ...

Myrtle Beach Campus Open House

PIA Myrtle Beach hosted a successful open house event on Saturday, February 23rd.  The event featured a Charles Taylor Award Winner and PIA Alumni, who spoke about his experiences within the industry.Students and staff were available to answer questions and show prospective students the facility.Thank you to all those...

PIA Myrtle Beach and Piedmont Team Up for Local Event

PIA Myrtle Beach, with support from Piedmont Airlines, was able to participate in the South Carolina Pathways2Possibilities Career Expo on Thursday, February 21st.The event was open to 8th graders involved with the organization as they explore career opportunities available in the area.  The PIA and Piedmont team assisted students...

PIA Partners with EdVenture Myrtle Beach

EdVenture Myrtle Beach recently partnered with the PIA-Myrtle Beach campus as it set out to relocate its children's museum to the Market Common area.  The new facility is geared towards introducing children to the fields of aviation and astronomy through hands-on exhibits.PIA was able to contribute to the museum...