Back row (l to r): President Lorette M. Hoover, EAGLE winner Raakia Cherry, GOAL Coordinator Tara Askew, RPA/Tim Justice Coordinator, EAGLE nominating instructor Heather Elliott. Front row: GOAL winner Leonna Harris, RPA/Tim Justice winner Kelli Wilkes

CTC Students, Instructor of the Year Honored at Civic Club

Columbus Technical College would like to congratulate its 2015 winners in the GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership), EAGLE (Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education) and Rick Perkins/Tim Justice competitions. The winners took center stage at last week’s North Columbus Rotary* … [read more..]

Left to right: EAGLE nominee Phoebe Davis, EAGLE winner Raakia Cherry, GOAL winner Leonna Harris, and GOAL nominees Christine Ely, Rebecca Kline, Brenda Piotrowski, Ian Vigier, and Tara Delbridge. (Not pictured: GOAL nominee Randy Arevalo)

CTC Announces Students, Instructor of Year for 2015

Columbus Technical College has the best students and faculty around and, on occasion, some rise above the rest. That was the case as the nominees and winners for the annual GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership), Rick Perkins/Tim Justice Faculty Award, and the EAGLE (Exceptional Adult … [read more..]

Front row, left to right: Columbus Technical College President Lorette M. Hoover, Dir. of Institutional Advancement Gloria Johnson, Christopher Pergakis, Darryl Thomas, Amanda Banks, Charlie Haynes, Grainger Branch Manager Brian Brock. Back row: HVAC Program Director Craig Oldenburg, Aaron Ostrander, Ron Barfield

HVAC Dominates Latest Round of Grainger Foundation Scholarhips

Four students from the Columbus Technical College HVAC (heating, ventilation, air-conditioning) program have been named winners in the latest round of scholarships presented by the Grainger Foundation. Charlie Haynes, Christopher Pergakis, Amanda Banks, and Darryl Thomas were each awarded $425 to … [read more..]

Vice President of Economic Development, Jamie Loyd, shows off his hard-earned CEcD certificate.

VP Earns National Economic Developer Certification

Vice President Economic Development at Columbus Technical College, Jamie Loyd, recently earned the designation of Certified Economic Developer (CEcD). This national recognition denotes a mastery of principal skills in economic development, professional attainment, and a commitment to personal and … [read more..]

Paulie Battle is all smiles when she opens her check for $500!

Nat’l Winner Earns Financial Recognition from CTC Foundation

The Columbus Technical College Foundation wanted Pauline Battle to know how much she is valued and in doing so, Battle was able to add a nice check to her bank account. The medical assisting student was called to a recent meeting of the Foundation Board of Trustees thinking she was just going to … [read more..]

Columbus Technical College Associate Vice President of Adult Education Dr. Sarah Beecham (center) shows off her division's statewide award. Also pictured are TCSG (Technical College System of Georgia) Deputy Commissioner Dr. Josephine-Reed Taylor and Assistant Commissioner for Adult Education Beverly Smith.

Adult Ed Program Earns State Recognition

Congratulations to Columbus Technical College's Adult Education division for earning high accolades at the recent Fall Literacy Conference in Atlanta. Our Adult Education division was one of just four in the technical college system to be recognized for its efforts in improving literacy rates in our … [read more..]

Criminal Justice student Linda Lewis shows off her brand new Samsung tablet  with Linx, the CTC "mousecot."

Criminal Justice Student Wins E-Tablet in Prize Drawing

Around lunchtime on September 22, 55-year old Linda Lewis got the call she had been dreading. A family member let her know her brother in New Jersey had taken a turn for the worse in his battle against cancer. She dropped her punch card in a box, left the Columbus Technical College party and got in … [read more..]


Jordan HS Students Earn College Credit through Accel and CTC

Approximately 60 juniors and seniors at Jordan High School in Columbus are getting a big head start on college – at no charge! Columbus Technical College’s Accel program allows students to take college level classes while still in high school. Jordan High seniors who successfully complete the … [read more..]

Computer class

CTC offers Free GED Practice Tests

September 29, 2014 Columbus Technical College is providing free GED practice tests through October 2nd to all current or potential students who come into one of the participating Adult Education Learning Centers in the College’s six county (Muscogee, Harris, Talbot, Stewart, Quitman, and … [read more..]

Soldier with books

CTC Named Military Friendly School for 2015

Columbus Technical College has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly® School. Now in its sixth year, the Military Friendly® Schools designation and list is a trusted resource for post-military success. Military Friendly® provides service members transparent, data-driven ratings about … [read more..]