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The crowd applauses Markeis being named the region's middle school art winner.

Manufacturers, Art Winner Honored at Chamber Breakfast

Columbus Technical College and the Greater Columbus Chamber of Commerce came together Thursday to honor our region's manufacturers and two special young artists. The 2014 Manufacturing Appreciation Breakfast was held on May 8th to recognize the winners of our region's Manufacturer(s) of the Year in … [read more..]

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CTC GOAL Student in Top 9

Early childhood care and education student Denitra Hardnett of Columbus Technical College was named as a top nine finalist for the best technical education student in the State of Georgia. The announcement was made at the annual Technical College System of Georgia's GOAL/Rick Perkins/Leadership … [read more..]

Dental hygiene students (l to r) Anne Appler, Chezleigh Lackey, and Ashley Snider are winners of the 2014 Hinman Scholarship. They are scheduled to graduate in 2015.

Hinman Dental Society Names 4 CTC Students as Scholars

Three dental hygiene students and one dental assisting student from Columbus Technical College were awarded $2,750 in total scholarship money at the 102nd Hinman Dental Meeting held at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta March 27 - 29.  Approximately 21,000 people were in attendance … [read more..]

Winners of the Klayder and Hartline nursing scholarships show off their certificates as CTC faculty and staff stand in support. Seated are (l to r) Hartline winners Christy Foster and Leslie Redmond and Hartline winners Pam Jones and Shanna Peterson. Standing (l to r) are Dir. of Institutional Advancement Gloria Dodds, Interim Dean of Health Sciences Mark Thorne, nursing instructors Babbs McKnight, Kristin Hinton, Sherry Lifsey, Tammy Shelley, Berthenia Smith, and Maketa Smith, and Exec. Dir. of Community & College Relations Cheryl Myers.

Four Nursing Students Earn Scholarships Totaling $2000

Four Columbus Technical College nursing students are the recipients of scholarships valued at $500 each and they will go a long way in helping pay for their education and/or future program-related needs. Winners of the Klayder Scholarship are Pam Jones and Shanna Peterson. This award was named in … [read more..]

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

Grainger Foundation Provides Huge Help to CTC Students

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..]

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Medical Assisting Class Earns 100% Pass Rate

Congratulations to the Medical Assisting class of Fall 2013; the students passed their board exams with a 100 percent rate on their first attempt! Program director Leslie Noles is extremely proud. "This shows so much about the dedication of these students," Noles said. "Sitting for a … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College's 2014 EAGLE winner, Carrie Freeman

Adult Ed Student of the Year Competed at State level

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..]

Chris Washington, David Lawrence, Nicholas Burns, Deshondre Davis and Bethany Winebrenner show off their hardware.

SkillsUSA Team Earns 17 Medals at State; Gets Ready for Nationals

CONGRATULATIONS to our SkillsUSA Team! The hard work from these students and their faculty advisors netted Columbus Technical College seven (7) Gold medals, six (6) Silver, and four (4) Bronze at the statewide competition in Atlanta March 13-15th. Our school advisor, John Lipham was even named the … [read more..]

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CTC Welcomes Newest Board Member

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..]

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Academic Advisement Week Mar. 10-13

In order to help get our current students on the best possible track toward graduation and future success, Columbus Technical College has implemented a week dedicated to one-on-one time for students to meet with their program advisors. This will help get courses lined up in time for summer … [read more..]