MOULTRIE — Moultrie Technical College Computer Information Systems Technology program students Tony Martinez, left, and Tyler Brooks, right, have ranked among the top test takers in the nation for computer support and networking certifications recently. Both tested at the beginning of the college’s fall semester to certify as PC technicians with TestOut Corporation. Brooks scored in the top 18 percent in the nation while Martinez earned a perfect score of 1500 on the test, placing him in the top 1 percent. These scores are compared to more than 70,000 others who have tested to be certified in the last year. The average national test score is 924. Moultrie Tech students have averaged a score of 1331. The test has a national pass rate of only 38.7 percent.
CCHS gets 'all-clear' in drug sweep
A pre-planned drug search using multiple law enforcement agencies gave Colquitt County High School an “all clear” on Wednesday.
New GED test starts in January
The State of Georgia will launch a new GED program in January 2014 that has been developed by the national GED Testing Service (GEDTS) in Washington, D.C. Officials in Moultrie Technical College’s Adult Education and GED test preparation program say they are prepared for the changes in Colquitt, Tift, Turner and Worth counties.
- Moultrie Tech highlights GED graduates
Regents honor ABAC renovation
For Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, the Historic Front Campus Project revitalized the “front door” of ABAC in a landmark fashion. For that monumental endeavor which culminated with a rededication ceremony on March 1, ABAC has received the Regents Award of Excellence from the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia.
High school students can enroll at ABAC academy
The impact of high school students dually enrolled in classes at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will receive a significant boost with the establishment of the Baldwin Academy, a new program designed for top academic students.
FFA team places 4th in U.S.
Members of the Colquitt County FFA Chapter were one of 31 teams participating in the National FFA Marketing Plan Career Development Event (CDE). The event was held in conjunction with the 86th National FFA Convention in Louisville, Ky.
- Grand champion
Moultrians among ABAC music majors to perform next week
The music majors at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will present recitals on Dec. 2 and Dec. 4-5 at 4 p.m. each day in the Chapel of All Faiths. The performances are open to the public at no charge.
- FFA students compete at Albany fair
VSU offers new degree in health care administration
As part of Valdosta State University’s continued commitment to increase the number of health care professionals within the region and across the state, the Langdale College of Business Administration (LCOBA) will offer a Bachelor of Business Administration in health care administration.
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