Ceremony Celebrates Hard Work by Nurse Aide Students

To recognize the hard work of their students this past semester, faculty of Columbus Technical College's nurse aide program recently hosted a special party. About 70 students total were the guests of honor. Along with the traditional college students, there were  dually-enrolled students from Harris … [read more..]


Recent Nursing School Grad also Scholarship Winner

Newly-named Klayder Scholar Kelly Palizay wants to change the world; as a recent graduate of the Columbus Technical College Associate Degree in Nursing program and $500 scholarship winner, she’s well on her way. In her application essay for the Paul A. and Velma Urquhart Klayder, Jr. Nursing … [read more..]

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CTC Announces Students and Instructor of the Year for 2014

The students and faculty of Columbus Technical College are the best around but on occasion a few of them will rise above the rest. That was the case Thursday as the winners for the annual GOAL (Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership), Rick Perkins/Tim Justice Faculty Award, and the college’s first … [read more..]

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..]

Grainger winners, fall 2013

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..]


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..]


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..]