Hinman Dental Society Names 4 CTC Students as Scholars

Three dental hygiene students and one dental assisting student from Columbus Technical College were awarded $2,750 in total scholarship money at the 102nd Hinman Dental Meeting held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta March 27 - 29.  Approximately 21,000 people were in attendance … [Read more...]

Four Nursing Students Earn Scholarships Totaling $2000

Four Columbus Technical College nursing students are the recipients of scholarships valued at $500 each and they will go a long way in helping pay for their education and/or future program-related needs. Winners of the Klayder Scholarship are Pam Jones and Shanna Peterson. This award was named in … [Read more...]

Medical Assisting Class Earns 100% Pass Rate

Congratulations to the Medical Assisting class of Fall 2013; the students passed their board exams with a 100 percent rate on their first attempt! Program director Leslie Noles is extremely proud. "This shows so much about the dedication of these students," Noles said. "Sitting for a … [Read more...]

Dental Assisting takes part in Huge Clinic for Needy Patients

Six Columbus Technical College dental assisting students and their instructors recently got an up-close and personal look at how many citizens desperately need dental care in the Peach State. The Georgia Mission of Mercy (GMOM) was a free dental clinic held in metro Atlanta this June. It is part of … [Read more...]

Surg Tech Student Earns $750 Scholarship

By being observant, patient, and clicking a mouse a few extra times, 23-year-old Columbus Tech Surgical Technology student Brittany Hudson found herself 750 dollars richer. Brittany was given an assignment by her instructors that included registering online to become a member of the Association … [Read more...]

Columbus Rotary Honors Students with $500 Scholarships

Thanks to the generosity of the Rotary Club of Columbus, two deserving Columbus Technical College students have 500 more dollars to help them finish school. Brittaney Carter and Brittney Edwards are both enjoying their last semester as college students and when their instructors emailed them about a … [Read more...]

CTC’s Instructor, Student of the Year Both Place in Top Statewide

Congratulations to Columbus Technical College's GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) winner for 2013 and our Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year for rising to the top statewide! During the Technical College System of Georgia's (TCSG) annual GOAL/Rick Perkins conference in Atlanta last … [Read more...]

Dental Hygiene, Assisting Students Now ‘Hinman Scholars’

Three dental hygiene students and one dental assisting student from Columbus Technical College were awarded $2,750 in total scholarship money at the annual Hinman Dental Meeting held recently in Atlanta. The nation's leading dental organization hosted its 101st conference at the Georgia World … [Read more...]

Both Student and Instructor of the Year for CTC Hail from Health Sciences

For as long as she can remember, 22-year-old Columbus Technical College student of the year Jordan Buckelew has enjoyed a loving rivalry between herself and her two sisters. Being a success at college and in her future career was a “must do.” She tried the traditional four-year university route … [Read more...]

Klayder Nursing Scholar Looks Forward to Working in ICU

It's a big week for Columbus Technical College senior Jordan Joiner. Not only will he be graduating with an associate degree in nursing on Thursday, but he will also be starting his new life with an extra $500 in his bank account. That's because Joiner was named the winner of the Paul A. … [Read more...]