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CTC Offers Help to Displaced Students

Columbus Technical College, along with its 21 sister colleges in the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), is offering help to the thousands of students recently displaced by the closing of for-profit school, ITT Technical Institute. While the nearest campuses to Columbus are in the Metro … [read more..]

When her name is called as a Klayder scholarship winner, Abbey Goldman shares a laugh with Gloria Johnson and David Fletcher from the Office of Institutional Advancement.

Heartbreak and Hope: Common Themes for Latest Klayder Scholarship Recipients

Columbus Technical College nursing students 26-year-old Abbey Goldman and 30-year-old Laura Koon of Columbus are the latest winners of the Klayder Memorial Scholarship. Each student will receive $500 to help offset program-related expenses. In order to qualify, the students must have a minimum 3.0 … [read more..]

Meagan Cauley shows off her Fisher scholarship certificate. Also pictured are David Fletcher and Gloria Johnson with CTC's Office of Institutional Advancement.

Scholarship will Help Dental Hygiene Student Pursue Lifelong Goals

Twenty-six year old Meagan Cauley of Valley, Alabama will soon be adding a much-needed $250 to her education expense account. That's because Cauley is the latest Columbus Technical College dental hygiene student to win the Emile T. Fisher Foundation Scholarship. As part of her application … [read more..]

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Dental Hygiene Instructor Lives on Through Generous Donation

Students in the 2017 class of dental hygiene at Columbus Technical College were treated to a fitting and emotional surprise Tuesday. To honor the memory of one of their instructors, Pam Tinnell, all 15 students received a special care package. Pam Tinnell passed away on August 9th. One of her … [read more..]

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Summer 2016 President’s List

Columbus Technical College would like to congratulate the following 22 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 … [read more..]

July 28, 2016:  Students from Columbus Technical College's Certified Nurse Aide program show off their completion certificates. Front row (l to r) Cheryl Lary/Instructor,

Healthcare Students Celebrate with Special Ceremonies

Dozens of students from various programs in Columbus Technical College's Division of Health Sciences and Nursing were the stars of their shows recently. Students who successfully completed their program requirements in Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Surgical Technology, Radiologic Technology, and … [read more..]

Adult Ed instructors Maria Carrizosa (left) and Sarahann Arcila (right) flank officers from Fort Benning's WHINSEC division at their ESL (English as a Second Language) pinning ceremony. They are (left to right) SGT Ruth Marroquin/Colombia, 2LT Jean Nieves/Pueto Rico, COL Luis Viera/El Salvador, LTC Nelson Cabezas/Chile, and MAJ Oswaldo Mendez/Colombia.

Adult Ed/GED/ESL Students Honored at Pinning Ceremony

Several dozen students were honored at Columbus Technical College recently by either successfully completing their GED testing and/or earning their certification in ESL (English as a Second Language). The students hail from all over the Columbus Tech six-county service area, including a group of … [read more..]

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June 2016 Graduation

Columbus Technical College presented degrees, diplomas and technical certificates of credit at its bi-annual graduation ceremony Thursday, June 9th at the Columbus Civic Center. The President and CEO of the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce, Brian Anderson, was the guest speaker. A total of 412 … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College carpentry students (front row, L to R) John Brownlee, Dominic Granville, Vincent McNeill, Anita Holmes Swint. Back row: Dean of Professional and Technical Services Jim McNair, Jorge Cardona and instructor Gordon Unrein.

Pinning Ceremony Honors Professional, Technical Students

To commemorate the successful completion of their program of study at Columbus Technical College, graduates of the Division of Professional and Technical services were treated to a special pinning ceremony recently. Because so many graduates are already employed and were working the night of the … [read more..]

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Paralegal Honor Society Welcomes New Inductees

Columbus Technical College would like to congratulate its four newest inductees into the paralegal honor society known as Lambda Epsilon Chi (LEX). Students Leon Hanna, Joseph McKelvey, Glacier Simpson, and Lauren Wynn have met the rigorous requirements of induction which include having at least a … [read more..]