SkillsUSA Competition : Columbus Technical College

Winners from the state competition of SkillsUSA will take their skills and competitive edge to Kansas City for the National competition. That competition will be held June 24 – 27. More than 5,000 outstanding career and technical education students will compete hands-on in 93 different trade, … [Read more...]

Nursing Shortage, Schools in the News

Linn Storey, Dean of the School of Health Sciences, contributed to WTVM's recent feature on nurse recruiting. The story highlighted the critical shortage of nurses nationwide and upcoming job fairs. Local Media Coverage: "Nursing Shortage Prompting More Job Fairs." May 6, 2008, … [Read more...]

Career Launch a Success


Columbus Technical College's Career Development week and annual Career Launch job fair were huge successes! The events were coordinated by the Career Connections Center and the Economic Development Division at Columbus Technical College. The Career Week and Career Launch activities wrapped up … [Read more...]

CTC Rad Tech Students Shine in Atlanta


Radiologic Technology students from Columbus Technical College did their home school proud at a recent competition in Atlanta. Radiology students from across the country competed in a Student Bee contest held during the Atlanta Society of Radiologic Technologists/Educators Seminar March 1-4, 2008. … [Read more...]

Columbus Tech & Skills USA Team Up to Recycle


Columbus Technical College is going green. Students involved in the SkillsUSA program (a national vocational-technical education advocacy organization) are spearheading a campus-wide recycling effort. A kick-off event was held on April 10th from 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM in the Student Center of Patrick … [Read more...]

Dental Hygiene Student Earns $1,000 Scholarship


April 4, 2008 - Columbus Technical College Dental Hygiene student, Dawn Hunsinger, now has $1,000 to help fund her education. Hunsinger, 28, was awarded a scholarship from the American Dental Association Foundation (ADAF) in March. She is one of only 15 students nationwide who won a scholarship for … [Read more...]

Kellogg’s Snacks Wins Manufacturer of the Year


April 4, 2008 - For the second consecutive year, Kellogg's Snacks of Columbus has won Columbus Technical College's Regional Manufacturer of the Year award. Kellogg's Snacks won in the “Medium” category (151 – 750 employees). Kellogg's will compete against other regional winners … [Read more...]