Local student electricians shine at the IDEAL championship

On Monday, September 24th, the Industrial Drive Campus of Southern Regional Technical College hosted 23 participants as they competed against the clock during the Ideal National Championship skills challenge. The tradesmen competed in a timed wiring trial that required both skill and technical knowledge. The top finishers’ scores will be added to the state-wide leaderboard. In December, the top competitors will converge in Orlando for the Ideal National Championship. There, they will...



Moultrie’s First ASN Class Achieves 100% Pass Rate On Board Exams

Twenty-six recent graduates from Southern Regional Technical College’s (SRTC) Associate of Science in Nursing (ASN) program in Moultrie had 100% passage on their board exams. These students completed coursework in the Spring, and were pinned in May of 2018. These students recently received word that each person passed their board exams on their first attempt. This 100% first attempt pass rate is a major accomplishment for a nursing program, and its students, as that percentage is well...



THIRD ANNUAL IDEAL® NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP KICKS-OFF SEARCH TO BE HELD AT SOUTHERN REGIONAL TECHNICAL COLLEGE

MOULTRIE, GEORGIA (September 12, 2018) – Doug Sanford, Group President of IDEAL® Electrical, the world leader in electrical tools and wire termination, recently announced open registration for the third annual IDEAL National Championship. The electrical division, part of family-owned IDEAL INDUSTRIES, INC., continues the competition as a way to honor and showcase the abilities of electrical professionals and students/apprentices to crown new elite champions while awarding more than...



Cole Posey Named Director of Economic Development for SRTC-Moultrie

Cole Posey Named Director of Economic Development for SRTC-Moultrie Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) recently named Cole Posey Director for Economic Development for the Moultrie Campus. “It is my pleasure to welcome Cole to the Economic Development Division of Southern Regional Technical College. His background, experience, and enthusiasm will provide a fresh approach to the economic development activities at the Moultrie location,” commented Dennis Lee, Vice President...



SRTC Foundation Recognizes 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners

Recently, The Foundation of Southern Regional Technical College recognized the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award Winners during the foundation’s annual Dueling Pianos event in Moultrie, Georgia. Those recognized were Keizzie Collins of Moultrie, Jonathan Harvin of Moultrie, Fergus Robinson of Cairo, and Hannah Wisenbaker Castleberry of Moultrie. Each of these Alumni embody excellence in technical education and beyond. The four represent career successes in a wide and diverse range...



SRTC Foundation Awards over $37,000 in Scholarships for Fall Semester 2018

For Fall Semester 2018, which begins on August 21st, the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation awarded 56 Scholarships totaling over $37,000 to SRTC students. These funds assist local students with education related costs such as tuition, fees, clinical scrubs, dissection kits, books, and much more. “The SRTC Foundation is proud to offer so many scholarships each semester. Scholarships provide financial support to students who need financial assistance as they...



Online Class Success! Expert tips for making the most of your Distance Education experience.

Welcome to SRTC’s Distance Education! We hope that you will find taking courses online as a great way to further your education. Below you will find a list of helpful tips to ensure you are successful in your online course. Complete the Smarter Measure Learning Readiness Indicator found on the Georgia Virtual Technical Connection (GVTC) website http://www.gvtc.org/Resources/SmarterMeasure.aspx to see if you are ready to take an online course. Visit the Distance Education...



Two generations of women graduate together, and provide inspiration for the next generation.

“When I go to college, I am going to be a nurse,” said Rachel, an 11-year-old pixie of a girl with corn-silk hair and a bright, airy voice. She piped up from the corner of the boardroom, where she had been playing quietly with her little brother. Her interjection into the conversation could not have been more perfectly timed. She was visiting Southern Regional Technical College with her mother, Marlana Bays, and her grandmother, Lynn McCollister, who had recently graduated together from...



SRTC Making Final Preparations As Acquisition Nears

Bainbridge, GA - With July 1, 2018 quickly approaching, final preparations are being made to the former Bainbridge State College (BSC) campus to ensure a seamless transition. By the time this article prints, you will likely have noticed new signage being installed at the Downtown and Shotwell locations, along with a bevy of personnel making their rounds to finalize plans for the new fiscal year. As you may expect, an acquisition of this magnitude with little precedent has certainly been...



Nine Scholarship Tips to get you more money for college this Summer!

Did you know that SRTC's Foundation offers over 20 unique scholarships EVERY semester? Each and every Southern Regional student has the opportunity to apply for scholarships, and we're here to help give you a shot at being one of the students awarded with extra cash for college! Scholarship Success Tip #1: Apply early! Scholarships are open for the Fall Semester NOW, and it is certainly not too early to get started. Letters of recommendation take time to write. Essays take time to...



Dual Enrollment Student Earns High School Diploma and Associate Degree Simultaneously

Mackenzie O’Berry Nearly hidden by an impressive stack of bulky text books, Mackenzie O’Berry looks like a typical college woman as she studies at the Starbucks in Tifton, Georgia. Her glossy dark hair disappears into an oversized hoodie and stylish glasses frame her freshly scrubbed face. Her table is covered in notes, pens, and binders from this semester’s course load: SOCI 1101, ECON 1101, CRJU 2070, and COMP 1000. “Right now, I’m in my last semester here at Southern...



SRTC Foundation Awards over $28,000 in Scholarships for Summer Semester 2018

For Summer Semester 2018, which began on May 27th, the Southern Regional Technical College (SRTC) Foundation awarded 69 scholarships totaling over $28,000 to SRTC students. These funds assist students with education related costs such as tuition, fees, clinical scrubs, dissection kits, books, and much more. “The SRTC Foundation is proud to offer a variety of scholarships each semester. Scholarships provide the necessary financial support to students who need additional assistance with...