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Grainger Foundation Increases Scholarship Opportunities for CTC Students

The generosity of the Grainger Foundation has reached incredible levels. To date, the Foundation has provided more than $30,000 in scholarship money to Columbus Technical College students. Qualifying students must be in the automotive technology, welding, or heating/ventilation/air-conditioning … [read more..]

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Muscogee Solicitor, CTC Local Board Chair Named President of State Association

Members of the Columbus Technical College Board of Directors and the Columbus Technical College Foundation Board of Trustees, along with their college liaisons, recently participated at the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) 2013 Leadership Conference in Savannah. One big highlight of the … [read more..]

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Cosmetology, Computer Networking, Health Sciences and Child Care Student all vie for Top Spot

Four Columbus Technical College students have been selected as the college’s semi-finalists for the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL), according to Trecia Pryor-Sutton coordinator for Columbus Technical College’s GOAL program. Chosen as semifinalists are:  Belinda Baker/Cosmetology, … [read more..]

Aranas Scholars 2013

Former Cottonmouth, Army Reservist among Aranas Scholars

Four Columbus Technical College radiologic technology students can now identify themselves as Aranas scholars. Along with that honor comes an extra 550 dollars in their pockets. Second-year students Jessica Burke and Barry Grissett, Jr. and first-year students Ian Vigier and Brenda Piotrowski all … [read more..]

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Phi Beta Lambda Induction Ceremony Held at CTC

The Columbus Technical College chapter of the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) business organization has a new group of student leaders. On Tuesday, October 29, nine students were inducted into the group, including the slate of officers for 2013. The new officers are: Business Management student Jamaal … [read more..]

Bob Jones President Emeritus Award October 2013

Retired President Earns Emeritus Status

Recently-retired president of Columbus Technical College, J. Robert “Bob” Jones, is now considered a President Emeritus. At its October meeting in Atlanta, the State Board of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) unanimously approved the motion made by Third District representative Frank S. … [read more..]

Pratt, MCSD, CTC recognition

Successful Partnership with MCSD, Pratt-Whitney Earns Recognition

The hugely successful partnership between Columbus Technical College, Pratt & Whitney and the Muscogee County School District earned high praise at a recent Muscogee School Board meeting. The director for the county’s CTAE (Career and Technical Adult Education) program Allyson Moyer spoke to a … [read more..]

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CTC Named Military Friendly School

From Columbus Technical College & Victory Media (sponsor of the Military Friendly Schools list): Columbus Technical College has been added to the coveted Military Friendly Schools® list. The 2014 Military Friendly Schools® list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade … [read more..]

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Dental Hygiene Class President Earns $400 Scholarship

Columbus Technical College dental hygiene student Ashley Sawyer is the proud recipient of the 2013 Emile T. Fisher Dental Scholarship. Sawyer is a 28-year-old wife and mother of two who says the $400 will make a huge difference in her life. While she’s been in school, her husband has been the sole … [read more..]

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Columbus Tech Celebrates ACE with Fun and Informative Program

Columbus Technical College is proud to be the new home of adult education in the Chattahoochee Valley. So much so that it held a reception recently to officially kick-off its working relationship. Adult Education at Columbus Tech is now known as ACE (Adult & Community Education). The reception … [read more..]