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Summer VIP Registration Open

Apr
06
2012

After record-setting fall and spring enrollments, officials at PTC are looking forward to a good turnout for summer term classes as the VIP registration period draws near. 

Registration for the summer term begins April 2 and runs through April 30. Students who register during this period become “VIPs” and receive their first choice of classes and a $25 registration fee waiver.

Tau Alpha Pi Inducts New Members

Mar
22
2012

Six new members were recently inducted into the Tau Alpha Pi National Honor Society at Piedmont Technical College. Tau Alpha Pi is the national honor society for engineering technology, just as Phi Beta Kappa is for liberal arts and Tau Beta Pi is for engineering. Founded in 1953 and managed for more than 30 years by engineering technology educator Frederick J.

Scholarship Recipients Recognized at Luncheon

Mar
01
2012

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

 

 

Piedmont Tech Selected for National Research Initiative

Mar
01
2012

Piedmont Technical College has been selected to participate in a national project that will focus on preparing students for transfer opportunities. The Community College Undergraduate Research Initiative (CCURI) is designed to support community colleges in their efforts to incorporate an undergraduate research experience into their science curriculum.

PTC Provides Head Start with Engineering Technology Transfer Opportunities

Feb
24
2012

Piedmont Technical College’s engineering technology program offers a variety of options that allow students to begin their education at PTC and then seamlessly transfer into programs at the University of South Carolina, South Carolina State University or USC Upstate.

Associate Degree Nursing Students Honored

Feb
20
2012

Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College’s associate degree nursing program at the Greenwood Campus were recognized in a pinning ceremony in December. The students and their hometowns are, front from left, Kendra Anderson, Saluda; Jonathan Blackmon, West Columbia; Ashley Bolton, Hephzibah, Ga.; Virginia Bussey, Beech Island; Carrie Crout, Gilbert; Andrea Dick, Aiken; and Aliene Herlong, Saluda.

PTC Instructor Recognized with Outstanding Service to Students Award

Feb
16
2012

Lisa Jackson, a developmental mathematics instructor at Piedmont Technical College, was recently awarded the South Carolina Association for Developmental Education’s Outstanding Service to Students Award.

PTC Students Travel to State House for Lottery Assistance

Feb
15
2012

A group of students and staff from Piedmont Technical College joined nearly 300 SC Technical College System students at the State House recently to show their support for the Lottery Tuition Assistance (LTA) program. Speakers included Dr. Darrel W. Staat, System president; Sen. John Courson, R-Richland, chairman, Senate Education Committee; Rep.

Scholarships Awarded

Feb
15
2012

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