News - Saluda County

  • Criminal Justice Instructor Brings Experience to the Classroom

    December 2, 2014

    John Sloan has spent his career working to “protect and serve.” As an instructor for the criminal justice program at Piedmont Technical College, he is now working to prepare the next generation of those who will enter the criminal justice system.

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  • PTC, Lander University Create a New Gateway into Nursing

    December 1, 2014

    Piedmont Technical College and Lander University recently signed an articulation agreement that will provide a new gateway for students with an associate degree who would like to continue their education with a bachelor’s of science in nursing (B.S.N.).

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  • Piedmont Tech and Lander Sign Honors-to-Honors Transfer Agreement

    November 19, 2014

    Recently, Piedmont Technical College and Lander University bolstered their existing transfer partnerships by signing an agreement that will offer honors students a new path to realizing a high level of achievement at both institutions.

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  • National Program Developer Comes to Piedmont Tech

    November 18, 2014

    Piedmont Technical College recently hosted a training for local educators entitled “TypeFocus Workshop: Personality Type Theory and Application” based on the nationally recognized online personality type career exploration resource.

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  • Criminal Justice Program Offers Solid Foundation

    November 17, 2014

    Legal, law enforcement and corrections jobs are hot commodities in today's job market. The criminal justice program at Piedmont Technical College provides students with the training they need to get started in these exciting careers.

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  • Piedmont Tech Students Present in Washington

    November 13, 2014

    Two Piedmont Technical College students recently made the trip to Washington, D.C. as part of the Community College Undergraduate Research Initiative (CCURI) conference. The trip allowed students to make presentations at the Capital on the importance of undergraduate research.

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  • Martin Follows His Destiny to Funeral Service

    October 24, 2014

    As a young high school student, David Martin had his goals set. He knew what he wanted to do and had the plan on how to pursue it.

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  • PTC to Provide EMT Certificate in Newberry County

    October 22, 2014

    Beginning spring 2015, PTC will offer an EMT curriculum leading to a certificate in Newberry County. The EMT certificate will be offered at the Lake Murray Public Safety Complex in Prosperity.

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  • Piedmont Tech Welcomes New Presidential Ambassadors

    October 17, 2014

    Each year, Piedmont Technical College chooses some of its best and brightest to serve as Presidential Ambassadors. These students represent the college at campus functions, provide tours and speak about their experiences to potential students.

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  • Piedmont Tech Offers South Carolina’s Only Funeral Service Program

    October 10, 2014

    Piedmont Technical College’s funeral service education program is one of the fastest growing in the region. David Martin, program director, and Dedrick Gantt, funeral service education instructor, have been tireless in their efforts to improve and expand the department.

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