GSW and CGTC Sign Agreement to Allow Nursing Students to Earn Bachelor’s Degree

Warner Robins, Ga. – Georgia Southwestern State University (GSW) and Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) signed an articulation agreement this week that will aid transition for students in the College’s nursing programs into an online bachelor’s degree with GSW.
CGTC President Dr. Ivan H. Allen and GSW president Dr. Neal Weaver signed the agreement alongside leadership from both institutions.
The signing makes official a partnership to enhance enrollment flexibility to Nursing students. Through the agreement, qualifying students in the Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program can apply to an online Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree pathway or bridge. Read More

December 2, 2020


CGTC Physical Therapist Assistant Program Earns Accreditation, Pins First Class December 3

Warner Robins, Ga. – Two years ago, Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) opened enrollment for the Physical Therapist Assistant program, one of its most innovative and state-of-the-art associate degree programs. Recently, the program successfully completed all requirements and has received accreditation.
The program will celebrate its accreditation and its charter cohort of students in a socially distanced on-campus pinning ceremony, Thursday, December 3, 2020, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the W-Building, room 113 on the Warner Robins campus.   Read More

December 2, 2020


Georgia VECTR Center Distributes Food to More Than 300 Veterans

Warner Robins, Ga. – As volunteers from Robins Air Force Base (Robins AFB) joined staff from the Georgia Veterans Education Career Transition Resource (VECTR) Center to pack and distribute bags of food and other goods, Center leadership was leading the charge.
“The line is forming down the road as far as we can see,” shouted, Ret. Col. Patricia Ross, the VECTR Center’s chief executive officer, making note of the early turnout for their Veterans Appreciation Event. Read More

November 13, 2020


CGTC Now Enrolling for New Sustainable Farming Certificate to Begin January 2021

Milledgeville, Ga. – Soon veterans will be able to take their service from farm to table, as Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) in collaboration with STAG Vets, Inc. in Baldwin County, and Fort Valley State University (FVSU) received grant funding to create a sustainable foods technical certificate program. 
The Sustainable Small Farm and Agriculture Technician Technical Certificate of Credit (TCC) is a 17-hour short-term, specialized TCC which will allow for an immersive curriculum of study that includes hands-on training in the production, Read More

October 26, 2020


Hutchings College and Career Academy, CGTC, Perdue Foods Celebrate Work-Ready Students

Macon, Ga – William S. Hutchings College and Career Academy (HCCA), Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) and Perdue Foods Perry Cook Facility (Perdue Foods) celebrated the full-time employment of two recent graduates with a signing ceremony on Friday, October 9, at 1 p.m. The event was held at the Robert J. Williams Complex, 1780 Anthony Road in Macon.
The two graduates, James Jordan of Westside High School and Maurice Woodford of Howard High School, were among the first students to participate in the Industrial Systems Technology (IST) Pathway that launched last summer. Read More

October 9, 2020


CGTC Adult Education and Bibb County Schools to Serve International Communities with Curbside Food Drive October 16

Macon, Ga. – The Adult Education Division (AED) of Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC) is partnering with the Bibb County School District (BCSD) to host a curbside food drive event to include the international community.
The International Curbside Food Event and Festival: Food, Information, and Services organized by CGTC and BCSD will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., on October 16, 2020, at the Macon Campus Building-K of CGTC.
Event organizers hope to provide much needed goods and key information about adult education and community programs to middle Georgia’s international community. Read More

October 8, 2020


CGTC Child Development Center Student Wins College Savings Contribution

Article courtesy of Path2College 529 Plan:
Warner Robins, Ga. – Anaya West, an eight-year-old from Warner Robins, was awarded a $1,529 Path2College 529 Plan college savings contribution as one of the winners of the We Care Child Care Sweepstakes. The sweepstakes was held by the Path2College 529 Plan and the Department of Early Care and Learning (DECAL) in an effort to raise awareness about the importance of continued education and financial planning.
“College has been instrumental in changing my life, Read More

September 24, 2020


Amazon Web Services Certificate Courses Open for Fall Session 2 Enrollment at CGTC 

Warner Robins, Ga. - A new online program has been fast-tracked for Fall Session 2 enrollment at Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC), assuring student access to an exciting, essential, and growing career field.
The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Solutions Specialist Technical Certificate of Credit (TCC) is a new Computer Information Technology program offering computing skills through hands-on practical experience preparing students for AWS certifications.
An AWS developer is responsible for setting-up, maintaining and evolving the cloud infrastructure of web applications. Read More

September 21, 2020


Adult Education Division at CGTC Looks for Friendly Input at Upcoming Conversation and Lunch: A Houston County Literacy Month Initiative

Warner Robins, Ga. – A lot can be accomplished over lunch with students, staff and community friends; that’s why students and staff from Central Georgia Technical College’s (CGTC) Adult Education program, alongside citizens of Houston County, will host a conversation over lunch to learn about its programs and pathways into college credit.
Each One…Reach One …Your Voice Matters, a COVID-19 friendly event funded from the Conversion to Action Grant, will take place on Thursday, September 17, Read More

September 15, 2020


Georgia VECTR Center Awarded Workforce Development Grant

Warner Robins, Ga. – IT certifications will soon be available to transitioning Guard, Reserves and military spouses thanks to a grant awarded to the Georgia Veterans Education Career Transition Resource (VECTR) Center. 
 The Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Workforce Development office recently awarded the $60,000 Defense Economic Community Grant to support military communities by enhancing workforce development.  
 The Defense Economic Community Grant specifically awards funds to support military personnel and their families, and that’s exactly what the VECTR Center intends to do. 
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September 10, 2020