Recycling Importance/Effort Part of CTC Class

In an effort to incorporate an important social issue into her class’ curriculum, Columbus Technical College speech instructor Sherrie Gilbert decided to have her students put their recycling where their mouths are. As part of their “Class Speech Day,” Gilbert had the 18 … [Read more...]

CTC Dental Hygiene Students Set Record with 100% Pass Rate

The 2011 senior class of dental hygiene students at Columbus Technical College has made history. For the first time since this program has been offered, these particular students have earned a 100% pass rate on the first attempt of their national board exams! The brutal eight-hour exam is a … [Read more...]

HVAC Students Earn Scholarships

Thanks to Columbus Technical College business partner, The Grainger Foundation, three students in our HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air-Conditioning) program have extra money to help pay for their educational expenses. For the fourth consecutive quarter, The Grainger Foundation … [Read more...]

CTC Earns “Community Improvement Award”

Columbus Technical College is the proud recipient of the 2011 "Community Improvement Award" from the Keep Columbus Beautiful Commission. The award was bestowed upon us at the group's annual "Green Acres" themed luncheon on May 12. (Left to right: KCB Vice-Chair Karon … [Read more...]

Columbus Tech is changing from Quarters to Semesters : Columbus Technical College

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CTC Wins H&R Block Personal Finance Grant

Columbus Technical College is one of 250 schools nationwide to receive a special grant from H&R Block aimed at helping young people better control their finances. The “Dollars & Sense” curriculum grant includes interactive software and lesson plans that cover 18 real-world … [Read more...]

CTC Named “Best All Around” by WTVM Community

The people have spoken! Columbus Technical College has been named the “Best All Around” Community/Technical College in the 17-county viewing area for one of our local television stations. Local ABC affiliate, WTVM, hosted an internet competition where visitors to their website were … [Read more...]

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CTC Students Bring Home Gold, Silver Medals in Nat’l Competition

June 28, 2010: Columbus Technical College racked up some serious bragging rights at the annual SkillsUSA competition in Kansas City last week. Major Appliance Technology student Gregory Freeman earned a gold medal while another student from that program, Robert Long, brought home the silver in … [Read more...]

HVAC Students Earn $625/quarter from Grainger

June 7, 2010: Three Columbus Technical College HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning) students on Monday were treated to a big financial helping hand, thanks to W.W. Grainger, Inc. The company, most often referred to as Grainger, is a wholesale industrial equipment supplier. Front row … [Read more...]