HEADLINES & NEWS

A new addition to our faculty

There is a new teacher in the building this year. A warm RMCTC welcome goes out to Ms. Emily Hilliard, instructor in the Baking and Pastry Arts program! Learn a little bit about her by visiting the Baking and Pastry Arts program page.

Emily Hilliard, Baking teacher


Program Spotlight: Health Medical Professions

See what’s been happening in HMP and discover why this great program could be your ticket to a rewarding career.

FACT: The USA will need 5.6 million more health care workers by 2020.

Students in the Health Medical Professions program develop fundamental skills and are cross-trained to work as entry level health care workers.

Throughout the program, students learn essential skills performed in nursing, respiratory therapy, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and massage therapy. They also learn about medical office, pharmacology, and surgical technology procedures. In addition, they learn medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and how to communicate with health professionals and patients.

Read more about what the students learn and do in the Health Medical Professions program.

Visit the HMP web page.


Career Opportunities in Construction

The construction industry has posted the Help Wanted signs. Finding skilled workers to fill critical job openings continues to pose a major challenge to construction firms across the country. Watch a CBS News video that showcases the labor shortage and the opportunities available to CTC students who have their sights set on careers in the construction field.

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RMCTC joins in helping hurricane victims

Students and staff assembled hundreds of care packages for people affected by recent hurricanes in Texas, Florida, and elsewhere. Mrs. Alice Bowers, teacher of the Health – Nursing Careers program, organized the project, which gathered wash cloths, soap, bandages, and other personal care items for shipment to people displaced from their homes by the storms.

students pack care packages for hurricane victims

students preparing aid packages for hurricane relief

students pack hurricane relief packages


Students check out 300-mph car

The Army Racing Team’s top fuel dragster pulled in for a visit to the Automotive Technology shop, where students from various programs got to see the amazing vehicle. They also learned about the science, math, and engineering that go into the complex design and operation of the 11,000-horsepower car that reaches speeds of more than 300 miles per hour.

Students check out the Army Racing Team's top fuel dragster


Healthcare careers are booming!

As the “Baby Boom” generation matures, the demand for health care climbs. Be ready to join this growing industry by choosing one of the dynamic programs in the Health Science cluster.


RMCTC has a career for you.

Construction…manufacturing…health science…personal services…and more!
Explore different career fields and find a program that fits your style and goals.


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