Grainger Foundation Provides Huge Help to CTC Students

Scholarship winner Royzell Smith and Director of Institutional Advancement Gloria Dodds share a laugh while fellow scholar Antonio Mack looks on.

Five Columbus Technical College students have an extra $525 to use toward their program-related expenses thanks to a scholarship provided through the Grainger Foundation.  Brian Brock, Local Branch Manager of Grainger in Columbus, was on hand recently to encourage the students in the HVAC, Welding … [Read more...]

Adult Ed Student of the Year Competed at State level

Columbus Technical College's 2014 EAGLE winner, Carrie Freeman

Columbus Technical College's EAGLE (Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education) winner Carrie Freeman has seen her share of big life changes over the last year or so. And when she realized that without a GED (General Equivalency Diploma), she couldn't find work, she  set out to get her … [Read more...]

CTC Welcomes Newest Board Member

Jim Trott

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...]

Local Elementary Students Get Free Dental Treatment

Columbus Technical College dental hygiene students apply dental sealants for a Fox Elementary student.

Eight area elementary school students have healthier teeth thanks to the students, faculty, and assisting dentists with Columbus Technical College's dental hygiene program. Several 2nd and 3rd graders from Fox Elementary School on 38th Street in Columbus were given a free assessment last week by … [Read more...]

Mother & Daughter Graduate from Nursing Program Together

Mother and daughter Tracey Evans and Kaitlin Elsey will be graduating from Columbus Technical College's nursing degree program together.

Fifty-one year old Tracey Evans and her 22-year-old daughter Kaitlin Elsey have always been close. When they qualified at the same time for the associate degree in nursing program at Columbus Technical College, that bond became even stronger -- but not before being tested. Thursday night at 7:30, … [Read more...]

CTC Named Finalist for College of the Year

CTC is 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, Gwinnett … [Read more...]