Education (Blog)

New medical school breaks ground

More healthcare is coming to South Georgia following the groundbreaking last month in Moultrie of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). When completed next year, PCOM South Georgia will host its first class of 55 students who are seeking…

Technical College of the Year

Coastal Pines Technical College, with its seven campuses serving 13 Southeast Georgia counties, received the 2017 Sonny Perdue Technical College of the Year award from the state board of the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG). Chosen from among the…

Grant encourages digital learners

The Silicon Valley Community Foundation and technology leader Cisco recently teamed up to award Georgia State University (GSU) a $300,000 grant to encourage students, especially those from backgrounds under-represented in the industry, to pursue an education in technology. GSU is…

HOPE Career Grants expanded

Beginning in January, students will have access to HOPE Career Grants in five additional programs that reflect the state’s fastest growing industries. The grants will enable qualified students to receive free tuition in pursuit of diplomas or certificates in aviation,…