CGTC’s Newest Study Abroad Takes Off with First Gilman-McCain Scholarship Winner 

Warner Robins, Ga. – The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program recently awarded Hilary Bretz, a Registered Nursing student at Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC), with a $5,000 Gilman-McCain scholarship for participation in the College’s Health Sciences Study Abroad to St. Vincent and the Grenadines January 7-18, 2023.  
Named after the late U.S. Senator John McCain of Arizona, the John S. McCain International Scholarship for Military Families provides awards for child and spousal dependents of active military personnel to study or intern abroad in credit-bearing programs. Read More

January 5, 2023

CGTC Dual Enrollment Growth Doubles in Fall Semester for Bibb County

Macon, Ga. – Fall Semester at Central Georgia Technical College saw double the enrollment growth in dual enrollment students from Bibb County, leading to the College’s largest number from the county in recent years.
The CGTC Office of High School Initiatives recently reported these numbers to College leadership to recognize the impact the tuition-free program is having on youth in the community.
High school students have the opportunity to earn college course credit through a variety of options at CGTC. Read More

January 4, 2023

Study in Ireland and South Africa: Fredrick Douglass Global Programs Fellowship Welcomes CGTC Applicants 

Warner Robins, Ga. – Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) Office of Global Initiatives is inviting students of underrepresented ethnicities in study abroad (e.g. American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino or Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander) to apply for a unique fellowship opportunity honoring the legacy of Frederick Douglass. 
The Frederick Douglass Global Fellowship award covers the full program cost, airfare, and most meals for a four-week, 3-credit study abroad sponsored by CIEE. 
During the four-week summer program, Read More

December 1, 2022

Health Sciences Study Abroad Coming Soon as CGTC and Trinity School of Medicine Assess Healthcare Needs in St. Vincent and the Grenadines 

Warner Robins, Ga. – A group of leadership and health sciences faculty from Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) recently visited St. Vincent and the Grenadines to explore service-learning study abroad opportunities for health sciences students in partnership with Trinity School of Medicine. 
In 2021, CGTC began a partnership with Trinity School of Medicine whose main campus is located on the island. Trinity’s southeast campus is in Warner Robins, where they utilize allocated space in CGTC’s Roy H. Read More

July 18, 2022

Lofts at Houston Central are Taking Student Inquiries

Warner Robins, Ga. – The Lofts at Houston Central, recently announced to the Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) student body that they are now accepting student inquiries for its housing development on Sutherlin Drive adjacent to the Warner Robins Campus. 
CGTC along with Trinity School of Medicine (TSOM), announced the construction of a 265-bed student housing complex on Sutherlin Drive off Highway 96 in Warner Robins to support students at both institutions. This private development is a result of community partnerships between Houston Healthcare, Read More

July 14, 2022

Dual Enrollment Study Abroad Program at CGTC Returns to Ireland

Warner Robins, Ga. – Eleven students at Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) made their journey to Ireland this June, officially bringing back Georgia’s only dual enrollment study abroad program.
Partnering with the Institute of Study Abroad Ireland (ISAI), CGTC and its Office of Global Initiatives has been planning the 2022 trip since 2020, monitoring travel guidance from the state department in response to the global pandemic.
In 2019, CGTC’s Ireland Dual Enrollment Study Abroad program sent students from its 11-county service area on its inaugural trip and made plans for annual ones. Read More

June 28, 2022

CGTC Commencement Ceremony Returns to Macon Centreplex May 6th

Macon, Ga. – Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) is pleased to announce the return of its annual commencement ceremony to the Macon Centreplex on Friday, May 6 at 11 a.m.
As the College once again prepares to honor the accomplishments of graduates, attendees are asked to be aware of the time change. Different from previous ceremonies at the Macon Centreplex, CGTC’s 2022 Commencement Ceremony will take place in the morning. The event is free and open to the public. Read More

April 7, 2022

Health Sciences Students to Participate Disaster Training at CGTC to Simulate Active Shooter Incident March 26

Warner Robins, Ga. – Trinity School of Medicine (TSOM) and Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) are partnering with the Warner Robins Police Department, Warner Robins Fire Department, Houston Healthcare, Georgia State Patrol, Houston County Emergency Management, Houston County Fire Department, Houston County Sheriff’s Office, Houston County 911, CGTC Police, and other regional emergency response personnel to create a joint field training exercise designed to simulate a real-world, on-campus, active shooter incident from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Read More

March 17, 2022

Brittany Forlader is Chosen as CGTC’s 2022 GOAL Winner

Warner Robins, Ga. – Brittany Forlader a Radiologic Technology student at CGTC from Warner Robins, has been named as the College’s winner of the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL) for 2022.
The announcement was made at the college’s GOAL recognition event at the beginning of December. As the winner, Forlader receives a monetary gift from the CGTC Foundation and its Board of Trustees, as well as a coveted parking spot on campus.
Forlader was chosen by a panel of local leaders over three other finalists for the award. Read More

December 20, 2021

Lookout for TitanSmart Resource Table on Campus January 4-7

Warner Robins, Ga. – CGTC’s Institutional Effectiveness (IE) Division and Academic Support are partnering on a new outreach initiative targeting new and returning students.
Beginning spring semester 2022 they will be conducting a series of academic resource sessions to better inform students of the support services that are available to them as they move through their college journey.
During the week of January 4-7, 2022, from 8 am – 4 pm each day, we will staff a TitanSmart Resource Table on the Macon, Read More

December 16, 2021