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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..]

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Local Elementary Students Get Free Dental Treatment

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..]

From interviewing to dressing for success, CTC and its community partners are here to help you succeed!

HIRE ME! Week

 Monday, Feb. 10 Career Services One-on-One and Q&A CTC’s Career Placement Experts will be on hand to talk about career opportunities and services available at the College aimed at helping you succeed. There will also be a raffle drawing for prizes at each session! 9AM-12PM - Smith Student … [read more..]

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CTC Honors GA’s Manufacturers with K-12 Art Contest

As the 2014 Georgia legislative session gets underway, an important talking point is the importance of continuing to support and build a strong manufacturing industry for the Peach State. Part of bringing awareness to that effort involves a special contest for children through their artistic visions … [read more..]

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Ceremony Celebrates Hard Work by Nurse Aide Students

To recognize the hard work of their students this past semester, faculty of Columbus Technical College's nurse aide program recently hosted a special party. About 70 students total were the guests of honor. Along with the traditional college students, there were  dually-enrolled students from Harris … [read more..]

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Recent Nursing School Grad also Scholarship Winner

Newly-named Klayder Scholar Kelly Palizay wants to change the world; as a recent graduate of the Columbus Technical College Associate Degree in Nursing program and $500 scholarship winner, she’s well on her way. In her application essay for the Paul A. and Velma Urquhart Klayder, Jr. Nursing … [read more..]

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CTC Announces Students and Instructor of the Year for 2014

The students and faculty of Columbus Technical College are the best around but on occasion a few of them will rise above the rest. That was the case Thursday as the winners for the annual GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership), Rick Perkins/Tim Justice Faculty Award, and the college’s first … [read more..]

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

Mother & Daughter Graduate from Nursing 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 is Finalist for College of the Year

CTC Named 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..]