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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..]

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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..]