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...]

SkillsUSA Team Earns 17 Medals at State; Gets Ready for Nationals

CONGRATULATIONS to our SkillsUSA Team! The hard work from these students and their faculty advisors netted Columbus Technical College seven (7) Gold medals, six (6) Silver, and four (4) Bronze at the statewide competition in Atlanta March 13-15th. Our school advisor, John Lipham was even named the … [Read more...]

CTC Welcomes Newest Board Member

Columbus Technical College is pleased to welcome its newest Local Board Member, representing Harris County, Pine Mountain Mayor Jim Trott. The nomination of Mayor Trott was unanimously approved by the Board of Trustees on February 6, 2014. Jim Trott is a retired educator, with much of his … [Read more...]

CTC Announces Students and Instructor of the Year for 2014

The students and faculty of Columbus Technical College are the best around but on occasion a few of them will rise above the rest. That was the case Thursday as the winners for the annual GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership), Rick Perkins/Tim Justice Faculty Award, and the college’s … [Read more...]

CTC Named Finalist for College of the Year

The State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia announced Thursday that its members have chosen Savannah Technical College as their 2013 college of the year, presenting it with the “Perdue Award”. The board also recognized Augusta Technical College, Columbus Technical College, … [Read more...]

Retired President Earns Emeritus Status

Recently-retired president of Columbus Technical College, J. Robert “Bob” Jones, is now considered a President Emeritus. At its October meeting in Atlanta, the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) unanimously approved the motion made by Third District representative … [Read more...]

‘Summer Release’ Provides Fun Break While Helping Others

Sometimes college students can get bogged down with studying, studying, and more studying so when someone gives you free food and a chance to decompress, all while helping others, you jump on it! That's exactly what the Student Leadership Council at Columbus Technical College did at the end of … [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...]