(Marietta, Ga. – Dec. 5, 2013) This December more than 900 graduates of Georgia’s largest technical college will be honored in a ceremony at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre. Approximately 250 are expected to walk in the ceremony. Scheduled for Monday, Dec. 16 at 1 p.m., the ceremony will honor those completing their programs of study during the summer and fall semesters, including 41 students who completed an associate of applied science or diploma program with a 4.0 cumulative grade point average.
Popular programs for graduates this term include Accounting, Early Childhood Care/Education; Health Sciences (LPN, Medical Assisting, Medical Administrative Assistant, Surgical Technology, Healthcare Assistant).
This semester’s graduation speaker will be state Rep. Christian Coomer (R-14). Coomer represents portions of Bartow and Floyd Counties. He is a graduate of Lee University, Cleveland, Tennessee, and the University of Georgia Lumpkin School of Law, Athens. Coomer served four years on active duty in the United States Air Force Judge Advocate General (JAG) before opening his own law practice in Bartow County. He still serves as an Air Force Reservist attached to the Jeane M. Holm Center at Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, where his duties include advising the national commander of the Civil Air Patrol (CAPUSAF) and the commander who administers the Air Force ROTC programs across the nation. (more information)
For more information on Chattahoochee Technical College, visit www.ChattahoocheeTech.edu or call 770-528-4545.