Focus on Your Future at Central Carolina

Central Carolina Technical College is a comprehensive, public, two-year institution of higher education that is dedicated to fostering a positive environment of teaching and learning for faculty, staff, and students. The College serves primarily the region of Clarendon, Lee, Kershaw, and Sumter counties in South Carolina and confers associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Central Carolina students have a wide array of programs and services from which to choose. Our online programming and cooperative agreements with other colleges and universities provide students with exceptional opportunities coupled with our more traditional learning opportunities.

In the Spotlight

Patriots Day at CCTC

Patriots Day at CCTC

 

Student Jarod Haris writes his thoughts about "What does 9/11 mean to you?" during a Sept. 11 bake sale event to benefit Student Nutrition Access Center. S.N.A.C. provides groceries to needy CCTC students. See more photos here.

TRiO Student Support Services hosts info session

TRiO Student Support Services hosts info session

 

TRiO SSS held an open house on Sept. 4. Learn more about what this program offers: http://www.cctech.edu/future/1684.htm

HVAC/R students learn from SCWORKS guest speaker

HVAC/R students learn from SCWORKS guest speaker

 

SC Works Site Manager Qualisha Belton and two case managers gave a presentation on Sept. 4 to about 20 students in CCTC's Basic Electricity for HVAC/R course. Students learned about the Santee-Lynches Region Workforce Investment Act Program, which provides services to job seekers.

Advanced manufacturing certificate class starts Sept. 22!

Advanced manufacturing certificate class starts Sept. 22!

 

CCTC will welcome its 6th group of South Carolina Manufacturing Certification students on Sept 22. Space is still available! Learn more at http://www.cctech.edu/SCMC.
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CentralFEST welcomes students back to campus

CentralFEST welcomes students back to campus

 

Students on CCTC's Main Campus enjoyed food, games, entertainment and chair massages on Aug. 28 during a campus festival. CentralFEST travels next week to Kershaw County and F.E. DuBose campuses and the Lee County Site. See more photos here.

Guest speaker talks about finding a job you love

Guest speaker talks about finding a job you love

 

CCTC's Career Services hosted author David Seddiqui for two sessions on Aug. 27. Seddiqui shared what he learned from having 50 jobs in 50 states. See more photos here.

New student nurses welcomed with special orientation

New student nurses welcomed with special orientation

 

CCTC nursing faculty and Student Nursing Association members hosted a Success in Nursing School orientation to help new nursing students before classes started on Aug. 18.

Congratulations SCMC Graduating Class!

Congratulations SCMC Graduating Class!

 

Congratulations to the newest group graduating from the South Carolina Manufacturing Certification class! Learn more at www.cctech.edu/scmc .

New Student Orientation begins!

New Student Orientation begins!

 

Hundreds attended New Student Orientation on Aug. 12, with two more sessions to go this week!
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Congratulations graduates!

Congratulations Nursing graduates!

 

Nearly 50 students recently graduated with their Associate Degree in Nursing.
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Congratulations graduates!

Congratulations Practical Nursing graduates!

A dozen students recently earned their Diploma in Practical Nursing.
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Congratulations Medical Assistant graduates!

Congratulations Medical Assistant graduates!

Eighteen students recently completed their Diplomas in Applied Science with a major in Medical Assisting.
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Congratulations Massage Therapy graduates!

Congratulations Massage Therapy graduates!

Seven students recently completed their certificate in massage therapy.
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Congratulations Robert Barefoot!

Congratulations Surgical Technician graduates!

Eleven students just completed their Diploma in Applied Science with a major in Surgical Technology.
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Congratulations Robert Barefoot!

Congratulations Robert Barefoot!

Robert won the $75 CCTC Bookstore gift certificate for his participation in Fall Registration JUMP Week! . He is ready to start classes on Aug 18! Are you? Register NOW for Fall.

Final Exam: Mock Crime Scene

Final Exam: Mock Crime Scene

Criminal Justice Technology Department students in the Criminalistics (Forensics) class took their final exam July 29 at a mock crime scene in Sumter's Patriot Park. Instructor Tony Horton, a former Sumter County deputy, partnered with the Sumter County Sheriff's Office to create the scene.
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Friends of Pearl Fryar's Topiary Garden Provide Scholarships

Friends of Pearl Fryar's Topiary Garden Provide Scholarships

Friends of Pearl Fryar's Topiary Garden have generously supported the Foundation Scholars Program for the current academic year. This year's recipients are Amelia A. Gamble, who is enrolled in the Early Care and Education Program and Sarah E. White, who is seeking to enter the Associate Degree Nursing program.
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Congratulations to the graduating South Carolina Manufacturing Certification class!

Congratulations SCMC Graduating Class!

Congratulations to the graduating South Carolina Manufacturing Certification class! Students completed a 200 hour program to help prepare them for jobs in advanced manufacturing. Visit www.cctech.edu/scmc for upcoming classes & scholarship information. Next class begins August 11th.

Bank of America Donates to the Foundation Scholarship Program

Bank of America Donates to the Foundation Scholarship Program

CCTC President Dr. Tim Hardee, along with Foundation Director Ms. Meree McAlister, welcomed Bank of America Assistant Vice President Mr. Javier Mitchell to Central Carolina. On behalf of Bank of America, Mr. Mitchell presented scholarship funds to support designated Central Carolina students.

Industry Expansion provides major benefits in Sumter

Industry Expansion provides major benefits in Sumter.


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CCTC Breaks Ground for Advanced Manufacturing Technology Training Center

CCTC Breaks Ground for Advanced Manufacturing Technology Training Center

Central Carolina Technical College hosted a groundbreaking ceremony June 19th at the old Walmart building on Broad Street in Sumter.
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CCTC Success Stories TV Commercial

CCTC Success Stories TV Commercial

Graduates of Central Carolina Technical College: Terrie Carlton, Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer, Tuomey Healthcare System; Rick Jones, Co-owner and Founder of Logic2 Performance, LLC; and Josh Arrants, Naturalist and South Carolina Wildlife Federation Board Member appear in a TV commercial for Central Carolina.
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Tree Dedication Ceremony

Tree Dedication Ceremony

The members of the Central Carolina Technical College Student Veterans Association hosted a tree dedication ceremony May 27, 2014 on the main campus of Central Carolina Technical College. SVA planted a tree in honor of military members who've served and those who are still serving.
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Welding Students Display Art at Iris Festival

CCTC Welding Students Display Art at Iris Festival

The Central Carolina Technical College Welding Program displayed student artwork, structural welding samples and pipe welding samples at this year¹s Iris Festival which was held May 23 thru May 25 in Sumter, SC.
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Pharmacy Technician Pinning

Pharmacy Technician Pinning

The Central Carolina Technical College Pharmacy Technician program pinned 14 new Pharmacy Technicians Thursday evening, May 8 in a pinning ceremony at CCTC Health Sciences Center in downtown Sumter.
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CCTC Awards Convocation

CCTC Awards Convocation

CCTC held it's annual awards convocation Thursday evening, April 17 at Sumter Opera House.
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Date/Time Published:9/8/2014 7:09