Category Archives: Military Education

CTC second most popular school for soldiers using tuition assistance; third overall among all military

Central Texas College (CTC) moved up one ranking to become the second most popular school chosen by active-duty soldiers who use tuition assistance (TA) to pay for their higher education. In a survey compiled by Military Times magazine for fiscal … Continue reading

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CTC trustees approve student online resource

During its July meeting, the Central Texas College (CTC) District Board of Trustees approved the $150,000 purchase of a new online resource for service members, veterans and family members. Known as MyCompass, the service provides personalized academic and career guidance. … Continue reading

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CTC to introduce EagleMail – student email accounts

Central Texas College (CTC) will soon provide a new email address for its students worldwide. Known as EagleMail, students will be assigned a new free CTC email account upon registering for the fall 2014 semester. It will be the preferred … Continue reading

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Army medic/CTC employee honored for bravery in battle

Sgt. Kristopher Ritterhouse was honored during the “Angels of Battlefield” gala held recently in Washington, D.C. An Army medic with the U.S. Army, 173rd Airborne Brigade, 1st Battalion and lab assistant with Central Texas College in Vicenza, Italy, Ritterhouse was … Continue reading

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CTC earns Purple Heart College honors

At its March Board of Trustees meeting, Central Texas College (CTC) was presented a plaque in recognition of being named a Purple Heart School. CTC is now one of a handful of higher education institutions in the country to receive … Continue reading

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CTC named a top military-friendly school seven years in a row

For the seventh consecutive year, Central Texas College (CTC) was named to the list of top military-friendly schools by Military Advanced Education (MAE). In its 2014 Guide to Military-Friendly Colleges & Universities, MAE cited CTC for its flexibility of online … Continue reading

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CTC named to Best for Vets: Colleges list

Central Texas College (CTC) was once again named to the list of Best Colleges for Veterans based on a survey conducted by the Military Times. CTC was ranked as the seventh “Best for Vets: Colleges 2014” in the category of … Continue reading

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