The CARE Center

*Located in the Hartline Building in Room 160.

The CARE Center assists with student preparation, adjustment, retention and graduation from Columbus Technical College. Additionally, Career Counselors will assist students in selecting career pathways; and Career Placement Specialists will assist students and graduates in meeting their employment objectives.

We are dedicated to assisting students and promoting their pursuit of and successful completion of their chosen educational strategy. The center offers a structured, comprehensive academic and personal support system for all students.

Who Can Take Advantage of The CARE Center? 

  • Any currently enrolled student
  • Students on suspension
  • Future students
  • Graduates

How Do I Get Assistance?

  • Visit The CARE Center in the W.G. Hartline Building, room 160.
  • Call The CARE Center at 706-649-7512
  • Email The CARE Center at
  • Be referred to The CARE Center by your instructor or advisor

Office Hours:

  • Monday – Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Registration Help (Withdrawal)

We understand that life happens and that sometimes circumstances cause a need for withdrawal from class. If you are experiencing a situation that necessitates leaving school, please complete the mandatory withdrawal form and contact the Care Center Director by phone at 706.649.1938 or by email at

Student Resources

Current students are entitled to six free counseling sessions through the Pastoral Institute. For an appointment, please call 706.649.6500.

Students specifically in need of addiction resources are encouraged to contact our community partners at Rehabs.Org.

College Success Workshop Series

Stop by the CARE Center in Hartline 160 for information today!