Five Star Credit Union Foundation Makes $10,000 Scholarship Grant to Southern Regional Technical College

The Five Star Credit Union Foundation is making its first scholarship grants to help students pay for college for the 2022-2023 school year. The Five Star Credit Union Foundation awarded Southern Regional Technical College in Bainbridge $10,000 for incoming freshmen. Providing scholarships is one of the main ways the Five Star Credit Union Foundation removes the financial barrier to college for students in the Wiregrass. “Our purpose at Five Star is to brighten the financial future...



SRTC Foundation Awards $37,900 in Scholarships for Summer Semester 2022

For the 2022 summer semester, which began May 12, the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation has awarded scholarships to 51 students totaling $37,900. These funds assist students with education-related costs such as tuition, fees, books, classroom and lab supplies, and more. The students who were awarded scholarships were Aubrey Wood of Albany, Morgan McCullough, Tiara Bell, and Jordan Sweet of Bainbridge, Katisa Payne of Berlin, Julia Martin of Blakely, Taylor Savage,...



Southern Regional Technical College Names Carla Barrow Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness

Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) President Jim Glass has appointed Carla Barrow, M.Ed. as the new Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness of Southern Regional Technical College. The Division of Institutional Effectiveness supports the planning and decision-making efforts of leadership at SRTC by generating data, analytics, and evidence-based information for continuous improvement of academic programs, academic and student support services, and administrative services. The...



SRTC Recognizes Distinguished Students for the Spring 2022 Term

On May 5, the administration at Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) recognized exceptional students achieving the honor of President’s List and Dean’s List for the spring 2022 term, which ended April 29. Each semester, SRTC recognizes students who have accomplished high academic achievement through the President’s List and the Dean’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...



Medical Assisting Students Recognized at SRTC-Moultrie

On Wednesday, April 27, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) recognized six graduating Medical Assisting students at a pinning ceremony at SRTC-Moultrie honoring their achievements. Jasmine Robinson of Bainbridge, JaMonica Powell of Cairo, Kelly Strickland of Hahira, SaDonna Williams of Pelham, and Saralyn Harnage and Rachel Whiddon of Tifton received pins and small gifts in honor of their accomplishments. Of these seniors, the program acknowledged the accomplishments of two...



Driver's Education

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SRTC Veterinary Technology Students Recognized at SRTC-Thomasville

On the morning of April 21, 2022, ten students were recognized at a Veterinary Technology pinning ceremony held at Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Thomasville Campus. These students completed multiple semesters of rigorous occupational coursework and a series of clinical rotations at local animal hospitals in addition to their prerequisite coursework. The graduates honored were Cortnie Humphries of Camilla, Monica Arambulo of Douglas, Carson Morris of Ellaville, Emily...



Adult Education Open House in Cairo

Cairo folks, are you interested in earning your GED, learning English, improving your literacy skills, or career training? (All for FREE?) If you are near Cairo, be sure to drop by the Adult Education Open House on May 10 from 4:30-6:30 pm at the Roddenbery Memorial Library. (320 N Broad St, Cairo, GA) Our educators will be on-site with great information about the program. Bonus: Free refreshments will be provided! For more information about the open house, email...



SRTC Clinical Lab Technology Program Honors Class of 2022

Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Clinical Laboratory Technology (CLT) program held a pinning ceremony Tuesday, April 12, marking the completion of the program for ten students. Heidi Capistran of Boston, Emily Boyd, Nishikumari Patel, and Sejalben Patel of Nashville, Kennedie King of Tallahassee, Amber Sarabia, Dwann Mccloud, and Olivia Osgatharp of Thomasville, and Stephanie Donaldson and Jeremy Gullet of Valdosta each graduated with an Associate of Applied Science Degree in...



SRTC SkillsUSA Members Excel at State Competition

The Georgia Postsecondary SkillsUSA Chapter held its annual SkillsUSA Championships in Atlanta, Georgia during the last week of February this year. Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) took thirteen students to compete in ten different competitions. SRTC students placed in eight of the ten contests. Three students claimed gold in their competitions: Tyler Lasseter of Sycamore placed first in Welding, Thomas Linton of Moultrie placed first in Collision Repair Technology, and Daniel...



SRTC Veterinary Technology Program Director Accepts Georgia Veterinary Medical Association Board Position

Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Veterinary Technology Program Director Jennifer Mason, DVM has accepted a two-year board position on the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association (GVMA). The GVMA’S board is comprised of representatives from twelve districts throughout the state. The GVMA exists to provide services and resources to help veterinarians cultivate healthy productive careers by progressively leading, promoting, supporting, and advocating for them. Dr. Mason earned...



SRTC Launches New Civil Engineering Degree Program

This spring semester, which began January 6, 2022, Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) launched a new Civil Engineering Technology degree program at SRTC-Tifton. The six-semester course of study will prepare students for a variety of engineering-related career paths. A recent economic study funded by the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) projected a 10% growth in occupations related to Civil Engineering through 2029. During 2020, Tift County, specifically, experienced a...