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Commissioner of Georgia’s Technical Colleges to Visit CTC

September 20, 2007 - In his statewide effort to be more in tune with Georgia's technical colleges and their needs, the Commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia, Mr. Ron Jackson, will visit Columbus Technical College on Tuesday, September 25, 2007. Mr. Jackson will address Columbus … [read more..]

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Partnership Benefits Children with Autism

Columbus Technical College is partnering with a local autism support group (Muscogee County Autism Support Group [MCASG]), the Muscogee County School District, and the future Autism Hope Center in an initiative to train caregivers who work with autistic children. In a nutshell, the program will … [read more..]

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Columbus Tech and Quick Start in the news

Columbus Technical College's ability to provide tailor-fit job training opportunities was a big reason why aerospace giant, Cessna, decided to expand its Columbus operations. The company announced its $25 million investment at a groundbreaking ceremony at the new Muscogee Technology Park in Columbus … [read more..]

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‘Lighthouse’ Event Showcases Best of the Best

September 18, 2007 - Columbus Technical College was well-represented at the annual Lighthouse conference last week in Augusta. Part of the Lighthouse Professional Development Conference for the Technical College System of Georgia is the naming of the Rick Perkins Teacher of the Year for the … [read more..]

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Former Army Ranger Earns Nursing Scholarship

September 12, 2007 - Columbus Technical College nursing student, Sergio Arce, has been named the proud and deserving recipient of the W.G. Hartline Scholarship. The $500 scholarship will help offset the cost of tuition and fees for the former Army Ranger. September 12, 2007 - Columbus Technical … [read more..]

Technical Colleges and Quick Start Partnership

The partnership between Columbus Technical College and the Georgia Quick Start program was recently featured in the local news: "Georgia Named Number One In U.S. For Workforce Training." WTVM.com September 7, 2007 (archive, pdf). … [read more..]

Technical Colleges’ State Board Approves Budget

September 6, 2007 - The state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) today approved a $385.7 million budget that includes a $5 per credit hour increase in student tuition. The board’s approval came during its monthly meeting, which was held at Coosa Valley Technical … [read more..]

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Table Clinics by CTC Dental Hygiene Students

On Friday August 24, 2007, Columbus Technical College Dental Hygiene students put their learning on the table - literally. As part of the requirements for this program, students presented a table clinic -- an informal tabletop presentation using oral communication and visual media to inform, clarify … [read more..]

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College Welcomes Respiratory Care Professionals

Columbus Technical College played host to the first annual Greater Chattahoochee Respiratory Conference on Friday, August 17, 2007. More than 80 participants registered for this important conference. The participants heard from experts in the field of respiratory care from all over the South … [read more..]

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Dental Hygiene Students Earn $500 each in Scholarship Money

August 9, 2007 - Columbus Technical College Dental Hygiene students Dawn Hunsinger and Leslie Ann Mallory each have $500 to help offset the cost of finishing school.  The Emilie T. Fisher Foundation for Dental Education in Georgia, Inc. provided the $1,000 total scholarship money for two … [read more..]