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Education in Sumter: Leaders from different schools provide update, focus on transparency and communication in second annual Sumter State of Education

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BY SAM PEREZ SUMTER, S.C. — Transparency and communication to improve education for Sumter was the focus of today’s second annual State of Education.  Leadership from different educational institutes got together […]

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$16,000 Grant from Haas Foundation Helps CCTC Machining Students

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Thanks to a $16,000 grant from the Gene Haas Foundation, Central Carolina Technical College will be able to bring more students into its machining technology program.  The check was presented […]

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Column by CCTC President Kevin Pollock: Central Carolina seeing growth, promising future

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By Dr. Kevin Pollock I hope this finds you in good health and high spirits. I write to express my gratitude and share some exciting developments from Central Carolina Technical […]

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CCTC Alumni Spotlight: Vanessa McLendon

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Recent 2023 graduate Vanessa McLendon was encouraged to attend CCTC by her co-workers at Prisma Health.  Vanessa said, “My co-workers expressed that the lectures, clinical skills, and simulated training received […]

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Rotary Club Of Sumter Palmetto Contributes To CCTC Foundation To Establish Scholarship

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The Rotary Club of Sumter Palmetto has contributed $10,000 to the CCTC Foundation to establish a perpetual scholarship in their name. Following the recent merger with the Rotary Club of […]

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Sumter’s Next Generation, presented by CCTC: Military kid Collins devoted to pursue art despite adversities

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BY ALAYSHA MAPLE alaysha@theitem.com Life comes with its share of colorful ups and monotone downs. Danielle Renee Collins, an 18-year-old Central Carolina Technical College student enrolled in the associate arts program, […]

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A brighter future ahead for Central Carolina: College holds groundbreaking ceremony for new Academic Student Services Building

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BY BRUCE MILLS bruce@theitem.com The sunshine on Monday afternoon in Sumter was symbolic of the festivities at Central Carolina Technical College as officials broke ground on a new, three-story building that […]

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Central Carolina Technical College Foundation Hosts Thirteenth Annual Golf Tournament

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SUMTER, SC (10/16/2023) More than 120 golfers participated in the 13th annual Central Carolina Technical College Foundation Golf Tournament held Friday, October 6 at Beech Creek Golf Course.  The event […]

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McLeod Health Partners in Nursing Education Programs

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(Florence, SC, October 11, 2023) – As a partner in nursing education for the region, McLeod Health has made a contribution to an area nursing school. Support of valuable educational […]

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New Financial Aid date news 2023

Free Application for Federal Student Aid opening delayed from October to December

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COLUMBIA — The South Carolina Commission on Higher Education wants students and families across the state to know that the opening of the 2024-25 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) […]

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