G.E.A.R. Fifth Grader, Malerie Land, Wins Third Place in 2018 Student Design Contest

Atlanta, GA — Malerie Land, a fifth grader from Gifted Education with Academic Rigor (G.E.A.R.), celebrated with Gov. Nathan Deal on Thursday at the Governor’s Awards Luncheon. Land won third place in the 2018 Manufacturing Appreciation Week (MAW) student design contest in the kindergarten through fifth grade category. She received a $100 scholarship check presented by Gov. Nathan Deal during the luncheon on April 12 at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park,...



Quick Start Signs Training agreement with Bainbridge Manufacturing

Bainbridge, GA – April 19, 2018 – Bainbridge Manufacturing recently announced a training partnership with Georgia Quick Start and Southern Regional Technical College at the Bainbridge Manufacturing facility in Bainbridge, GA. Bainbridge Manufacturing is a privately held subsidiary of Global Air, a family business which began 35 years ago. The company headquarters are located in Miami, Florida, with Abraham Levy as the CEO and son of the founders of Global Air. Bainbridge Manufacturing...



RN Program at SRTC Granted Full Accreditation through 2025

On April 6, 2018 the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) granted Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) full continuing accreditation through 2025. This decision was approved following an accreditation team site visit and comes on the heels of the implementation of two new instructional sites in Moultrie and Tifton. “It is a tremendous accomplishment for the nursing program and our College as a whole to receive full accreditation from ACEN through Fall 2025. ...



Moultrie Federated Guild Presents Check to SRTC for Colquitt County Student Scholarships

Left to Right: Jim Glass, Provost/Vice-President for Academic Affairs; Elizabeth Herndon, Moultrie Federated Guild President; Mary Vines, Antique Show Coordinator; Dr. Craig Wentworth, SRTC President; Lesa Moser, Antique Show Dealer Coordinator; Amy Maison, Vice-President for Institutional Advancement, Marketing, and Public Relations. On April 18, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) was presented with a check in the amount of $2,000 by the Moultrie Federated Guild. The funds will...



Southern Regional CDL Program Chair Named to National Board

Kerrie Wilson, Program Chair for Commercial Truck Driving (CDL) at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC), was recently elected by her peers to serve a three-year term on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Publicly Funded Truck Driving Schools (NAPFTDS) at its annual conference in San Antonio, TX. The NAPFTDS is an organization for the promotion of public education for the transportation industry. Through membership, educators can network with other truck driving...



National Technical Honor Society Inducts New Members in Tifton

From left to right: Bottom: Picture from L to R: Tiffany Powell, Advisor; Oscar Macon, Industrial System Technology; Deysi Gutierrez, Practical Nursing; Jeffrey Baker, Firefighter EMSP; Shannon Alaniz, Social Work; Cherie Cason, Cardiovascular Technology; Justin Sutton, Networking Specialist; Jennifer Perez, Drafting Technology; Kristen Rivers, Practical Nursing; Johnny Howard, Drafting Technology; Amy Atkins, Associate of Science Nursing; Ashton Hughes, Criminal Justice Technology; Sarah...



SRTC Not Slowing Down

The past three years have seen plenty of changes for Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC). Beginning with the July 1, 2015 merger of Moultrie Technical College (MTC) and Southwest Georgia Technical College (SWGTC) to form the new SRTC, improvements have been prevalent for the college as a whole. From administration to instruction, faculty to staff to students, nearly every corner of SRTC has been enhanced, though the college’s mission remains: to be a top-tier college that will...



Not Just a Number

Autumn Hanks When Autumn Hanks came to Southern Regional Technical College, she came looking for help. After a less-than-stellar experience at a large university, she felt defeated. “I was just a number, a lost student in a sea of other lost students.” Tall, expressive, and flawlessly styled, it is hard to imagine Autumn feeling undistinguishable, but her misery was reflected in her grades. “It was a disaster, to be honest. I was a disaster.” Just two semesters after starting...



Healthcare visionary sets sights on the next generation of imaging professionals

Joshua May, Joe Barron, Jerrod Hampton Late last year, the Assistant Vice President of Heart, Vascular and Imaging Services, Joe Barron, retired from Archbold Medical Center after forty years of visionary leadership. When he first came to work in Thomasville in 1977 as a young Radiologic Technician, Archbold didn’t yet have an ultrasound machine. But even that early on, Mr. Barron says that the administrators and medical providers had a progressive vision of bringing the very best in...



SRTC Experiences Record Enrollment; Outpaces State in Average Growth

Thomasville, GA – Early Monday, January 29, 2018, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) announced it had achieved record enrollment for the second consecutive term. For the Spring 2018 Semester the College realized a 9.4% increase in total enrollment with a 10.4% increase in full-time equivalency when compared with Spring 2017 figures. The latter number being the largest across all TCSG institutions. Both of these numbers significantly outpace the state average for each of those...



Top Students and Faculty Named at SRTC Awards Ceremony

From left to right: Carrie Viohl, Buffie Spencer, Brittany Williamson Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) honored its finalists and the respective institutional winners of the 2018 Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership (GOAL), the Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education (EAGLE), and the Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Education on January 25th at the Southwest Georgia Bank Conference Center in Moultrie, GA. "The annual awards luncheon is an...



Distinguished Students at SRTC Recognized for Fall 2017 Term

On January 22nd, 2018 the administration at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) recognized exceptional students achieving the honor of President’s List, Dean’s List, and Merit List for the Fall 2017 term. Each semester, SRTC recognizes students who have accomplished high academic achievement through the President’s List. In order to qualify for the President’s List, students must meet two criteria: earn a grade of “A” in all coursework attempted and be enrolled in 12...