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Piedmont Tech Scholarships Helping Produce Successful Grads

Jul
19
2012

Piedmont Technical College offers the lowest tuition cost of any college within the region, but for many students, even affordable tuition rates may seem out of reach. Assistance is available in many forms, including one of the newest scholarship programs, the Hi-Tech Scholars Program.

Luncheon Held for Scholarship Winners, Donors

Jun
13
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

Luncheon Honors Scholarship Recipients, Donors

Jun
06
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

Piedmont Technical College Honors Graduates

Jun
02
2012

The Finis Horne Arena at Lander University was the setting for the culmination of many dreams for the more than 500 Piedmont Technical College graduates who took center stage.

Dr. Ray Brooks, president, welcomed graduates, family and guests to celebrate a milestone in their lives. He compared their educational journey to taking a road trip.

Piedmont Technical College to Hold Commencement June 1

May
29
2012

More than 500 graduates of Piedmont Technical College will receive certificates, diplomas and associate degrees during spring commencement exercises on June 1. 

Commencement exercises will begin at 7 p.m. at the Finis Horne Arena at Lander University, and graduates as well as guests are encouraged to arrive early. Once occupancy reaches capacity, additional guests will not be permitted to enter. 

Scholarships Awarded at Luncheon

May
26
2012

Scholarships were awarded recently at a luncheon honoring donors and recipients.

 

 

Piedmont Tech Instructor Brings New Approach to Newberry

May
25
2012

Piedmont Technical College is expanding its mechatronics program to the high schools in Newberry.

At the urging of local industry, the mechatronics program has been added to the curriculum of the Newberry County Career Center.

PTC’s Patient Care Technician Program Provides Stepping Stone into Health Care

May
21
2012

Many people are interested in pursuing a career in health care, but the wealth of options can be overwhelming to some. The patient care technician (PCT) program at Piedmont Technical College may be the perfect starting point for those who feel a calling to go into the industry, but aren’t sure which area they are best suited to enter.

From Classroom to Clinic in PTC’s Veterinary Technology Program

May
16
2011

In recent years, the profession of veterinary medicine has become even more sophisticated and complex. The public expects state-of-the art veterinary care for animals. To provide high quality service, today’s veterinary team utilizes the skills of trained professionals known as veterinary technicians.

If you love animals and enjoy working with your hands, then the challenging career of Veterinary Technology may be just right for you.

Respiratory Grad Finds His Calling

May
14
2012

Eddie Brown feels that he’s found his calling in respiratory care. And he loves every minute of it. “When you come to work, you shouldn’t look at it as work,” he said. “Look at it as a career.”

Brown came to Piedmont Tech following a career in juvenile corrections.

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