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Columbus Technical College's 2014 EAGLE winner, Carrie Freeman

Adult Ed Student of the Year Competed at State level

Columbus Technical College's EAGLE (Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education) winner Carrie Freeman has seen her share of big life changes over the last year or so. And when she realized that without a GED (General Equivalency Diploma), she couldn't find work, she  set out to get her … [read more..]

Chris Washington, David Lawrence, Nicholas Burns, Deshondre Davis and Bethany Winebrenner show off their hardware.

SkillsUSA Team Earns 17 Medals at State; Gets Ready for Nationals

CONGRATULATIONS to our SkillsUSA Team! The hard work from these students and their faculty advisors netted Columbus Technical College seven (7) Gold medals, six (6) Silver, and four (4) Bronze at the statewide competition in Atlanta March 13-15th. Our school advisor, John Lipham was even named the … [read more..]

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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..]

Columbus Technical College dental hygiene students apply dental sealants for a Fox Elementary student.

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..]

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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State Board Names Lorette Hoover as New CTC President

Atlanta & Columbus, GA – Columbus Technical College will soon have a new leader.  Commissioner Ron Jackson today informed the state board that oversees the Technical College System of Georgia that Lorette Hoover, who is currently the president of Altamaha Technical College in Jesup, Georgia, is … [read more..]

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Columbus Technical College Picks Up Adult Ed Program

(updated July 11, 2013) Adults from Muscogee, Harris, Stewart, Quitman, Chattahoochee, and  Talbot counties looking to get a fresh educational start can do so through Columbus Technical College and the newly-formed A.C.E. (Adult and Community Education) Team. The Technical College System of … [read more..]

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Community Bids Bon Voyage to Retiring CTC President

May 17, 2013:  The lawn at the Wright Health Sciences Center at Columbus Technical College was packed with well-wishers on Friday, May 17 for a grand send-off event for retiring college President Bob Jones. Community leaders, elected officials, friends, family, co-workers, and even members of the … [read more..]

Columbus Tech's police dept.

Columbus Tech Now Has its own Police Dept.

In an effort to provide students, faculty, staff, and visitors with the safest environment possible, Columbus Technical College now has its own men in blue to serve and protect everyone on the campus. Serving alongside seven security personnel are three sworn/certified police officers and each has … [read more..]

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Commissioner of Technical Colleges Tours Health Building; Speaks at CTC Graduation

June 11, 2010: The commissioner of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG), Ron Jackson, was the man of the hour at Columbus Technical College on Tuesday. After touring the college's up-and-coming health sciences building in the afternoon, the commissioner went on to be the featured speaker … [read more..]