Myrtle Beach

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 […]


Endeavor Announces AMP Program at PIA

Representatives from Endeavor Air visited the PIA Pittsburgh Campus on Friday, February 22nd, to formally announce PIA’s inclusion in Endeavor’s new Aviation Maintenance Pathway (AMP) Program.  PIA is one of only six schools nationwide to be selected to participate in the new path-to-employment program.  To help satisfy demand for […]


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 […]


PIA Myrtle Beach Career Event

PIA Myrtle Beach hosted a career event on November 8, 2018.  The event gave students in all terms the opportunity to meet with fourteen employers.  Attending companies set up presentations, on-site interviews, and booths to meet with students.
Thank you to all employers who attended this event!
General Atomic
Standard Aero
GE Engines
Honda […]


Assistance for Myrtle Beach Students affected by Florence

As the Myrtle Beach area looks to rebuild after Hurricane Florence, we understand that students may have been greatly affected by this event.  Should you require assistance regarding losses that you sustained during the storm, there are resources that may be able to help.
Please visit, or call 800-621-3362, […]


Fall Class Start Postponed for Myrtle Beach Campus

After careful consideration by faculty and staff at PIA, it has been determined that fall classes at the Myrtle Beach Campus will begin on Monday, September 24th.  This decision was reached after much thought and care regarding the well being of students and faculty.  This delay will provide students […]