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Diagnostic Medical Sonography students Brenda Barnett and Madison Priester

Rad Tech Program Presents Scholarships

Congratulations are in order for three Columbus Technical College students enrolled in the radiologic technology and diagnostic medical sonography programs. Craig Murphy, Brenda Barnett, and Madison Priester each earned $500 in scholarship monies from the Lambda Nu National Honor Society for … [read more..]

The CTC Welding Fabrication Team celebrates their gold medal win.

CTC SkillsUSA Team Wins Big in State Competition

Congratulations are in order for the Columbus Technical College SkillsUSA Team! During the annual statewide competition in Atlanta recently, Columbus Tech students earned medals in seven different categories of hands-on competition. The gold medal winners are: Jared Winkles/Automotive … [read more..]

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Welding Students Solder Partnership with Springer Opera House

When the Springer production of Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street opens on February 25, the Columbus Technical College’s welding department will have a strong supporting role. Literally. When adjunct welding instructor Tim Vinson read a desperate email explaining the technical manager … [read more..]

Brittany and Hailey have 100% support from their radiologic technology classmates.

CTC Announces Latest Aranas Scholarship Winners

Two students in the Columbus Technical College Radiologic Technology program cried tears of joy Monday when their names were called as the latest winners of the Aranas Scholarship. The $550 per semester that is being disbursed through the Columbus Technical College Foundation means the world to … [read more..]

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Pinning Ceremonies Celebrates Nursing, Professional/Technical Students

Students from two divisions of Columbus Technical College were able to celebrate their successes recently through pinning ceremonies. The Associate Degree Nursing program held its pinning ceremony a few hours before the college graduation at the Columbus Civic Center on January … [read more..]

ESL students. Back row, l to r: Qazi Abid, Jose Almonte, Yanelly Altagracia, Adela Avellaneda. Fifth row, l to r: Nelly Canon, Antonio Dangond, Jamie De Avila, Dalis Diaz. Fourth row, l to r: Weiping Ding, Jose Figueroa, Luisella Fiorelli, Laydee Hayes. Third row, l to r: Simon Henriquez, Nancy Hurtado, Gisela Mera, Walter Navarro. Second row, l to r: Eugenio Pagan, Jorge Paulino, Silvia Reyes, Robinson Salazar. Front row, l to r: Jean Senat, Carlos Soler, Luis Vargas.

Adult Ed Division Holds First Pinning Ceremony

Congratulations are in order for the Adult Education Division of Columbus Technical College as well as the students they serve. On Thursday, January 21, the division held its first-ever pinning ceremony to recognize and celebrate the students who completed their GED (General Equivalency Diploma) or … [read more..]

Graduates felt a lot of love from the stands.

January Graduation Features Many Special Stories

When the crowd of graduates, friends, family, faculty, and distinguished guests gathered at the Columbus Civic Center for Columbus Technical College's January 28th commencement ceremony, they were treated to a very special night. Students who qualified for graduation on January 28 were those who … [read more..]

2016 GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) Winner for Columbus Technical College, Donald Thrasher.

2016 Students, Instructor of the Year Named

Columbus Technical College is proud to announce its 2016 winners for the adult education student of the year, college student of the year, and instructor of the year. The 2016 GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership) student for Columbus Technical College is 50-year-old respiratory care … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College Certified Nurse Aide students

CNA Classes Celebrate Accomplishments

Three classes of Columbus Technical College nurse aide students recently celebrated the end of their coursework with a special ceremony. Two of the co-horts are students from Harris County High School while the third consisted of traditional Columbus Tech students. All students from the three … [read more..]

Photo caption:	Front row, left to right:  President Lorette M. Hoover, scholarship winners Wilmer Escorcia, Zane Harvey (Fort Benning), Austin Eastman (Harris County) and Terry Bush, Grainger Branch Manager Brian Brock, Dean of Professional and Technical Services Jim McNair and Director for Institutional Advancement Gloria Johnson. Back row: Welding and Joining Technology Program Director Ronnie McBride, HVAC Program Director Craig Oldenburg and HVAC Lab Assistant Ron Barfield.

Final (for now) Grainger Scholarships Awarded

Four students enrolled in Columbus Technical College’s Welding & Joining Technology and HVAC programs are representing their programs well as they have each been awarded $425 in scholarship funds. The monies may be used for any program-specific need including tools, supplies, books, tuition, … [read more..]