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After the ribbon was cut, guests enjoyed tours of the new Adult Ed home.

CTC’s Adult Ed Division Opens New Home

August 20, 2015 was not only a day of celebration at Columbus Technical College but it also marked an important day in the life of our College. We hosted the official grand opening of our Adult Education Division complete with a ribbon-cutting, munchies, addresses from state and local Chamber … [read more..]

CTC Honors President’s List Students

Columbus Technical College would like to congratulate 166 students for making the President’s List last semester. The President’s List represents students who earned a perfect 4.0 GPA while enrolled in a full load of classes (at least 12 hours). Way to go! The Columbus Technical College … [read more..]

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CTC Named Statewide STEM Education Finalist

Columbus Technical College and partner industry Pratt & Whitney, Inc., have been named finalists in the fourth annual STEM Education Awards in Georgia. The STEM Education Awards recognize schools, programs, and companies for outstanding efforts and achievements in supporting and promoting STEM … [read more..]

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Grainger Foundation Scholars Hail from Three CTC Programs

Thanks to the generosity of the Grainger Foundation, four Columbus Technical College students have an extra 475 dollars in their proverbial pockets to help offset the cost of school. The winners, all from Muscogee county, hail from three different programs at the college: welding and joining … [read more..]

Exec. Dir. of Community & College Relations Cheryl Myers (center) poses with President of Coastal Pines Technical College Dr.  Glenn Deibert and TCSG Chief Academic Officer Dr. Josephine Reed-Taylor and the ELA graduation ceremony.

CTC Administrators Graduate from Leadership Training

Two administrators with Columbus Technical College just wrapped up specialized training aimed at helping them improve their skills as leaders. Executive Director of Community & College Relations Cheryl Myers completed a ten-month Executive Leadership Academy through the Technical College … [read more..]

David Hampton is competing in the cabinetmaking arena.

CTC SkillsUSA Team Members Head to Nat’l Competition

Alabama is being well represented by Columbus Technical College on the national SkillsUSA stage. Two of the three students competing in their trade areas hail from the Heart of Dixie. The three students left Columbus Monday and are in Louisville, Kentucky with tens of thousands of their closest … [read more..]

May 4, 2015: Congratulations to these students for completing their Diagnostic Medical Sonography program.

Dozens of CTC Students Celebrate Success Through Special Ceremonies

From pinning ceremonies to being inducted into the National Technical Honor Society, students from all over the six-county* Columbus Technical College service area are in the proverbial spotlight these days. Loved ones filled the seats in Patrick Hall’s McCaulley Auditorium starting on Friday, … [read more..]

Front row (l to r): Laura Bussey, Samantha Boren, Cody Moore, Markeis Couch, Shamaya Cobb and Shamiya Billings. 
Back row: Foundation Trustee Kike Seda, Local Board Member Joe “Slade” Johnson, CTC President Lorette M. Hoover.

K-12 Students & Local Manufacturers = Big Winners for CTC Region

Columbus Technical College knows its six-county service area is full of creative folks but now there’s hard evidence to make our case. The 20+ people representing Columbus Technical College found themselves clapping a lot as the names of winning artists were announced at the Manufacturers … [read more..]

Columbus Tech GOAL student Leonna Harris and Rick Perkins Instructor of the Year Kelli Wilkes.

Harris First Runner-Up as System’s Student of the Year

Columbus Technical College respiratory care technology student Leonna Harris was named first runner-up for the annual GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) student in the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG). This accomplishment means Harris will serve as an ambassador for technical … [read more..]

Farida Amissah is presented her certificate for the Commissioner Gretchin Corbin Scholarship as members of the Student Leadership Council and support staff look on.

Health Sciences Student Recipient of Commissioner Corbin Scholarship

Columbus Technical College has named a special scholarship in honor of TCSG Commissioner Gretchen Corbin to commemorate her efforts in leading students through higher education. In order to qualify for the scholarship, the student must have completed an application, have at least a 2.5 GPA, … [read more..]