Student Organizations

Nursing Club (NC)

The Nursing Club is an organization that endeavors to provide healthcare, knowledge, and experiences that will help them deliver total quality patient care. To accomplish this goal, educational opportunities are offered via guest speakers, shared experiences, and member presentations.

American Marketing Association (AMA)

The North Metro Collegiate Chapter of the American Marketing Association is dedicated to helping its members attain excellence and success. Members are challenged to acquire and develop proficient knowledge and skills for successful, ethical careers in marketing. Opportunities to interact with our school, professional marketers, and the local community are provided to help members gain valuable real world experience and knowledge of marketing. Membership is open to students in all programs.

Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP)

Association of Information Technology Professionals is a student branch of a national professional organization. This chapter was founded in 1968 and is designed for students planning careers in information technology. The chapter has monthly meetings with speakers from area companies. Local competition winners compete at regional and national conferences.

Association on Young Children (AYC)

This organization will promote public awareness of the importance of quality early childhood programs for children. The organization promotes Child Literacy Strategies and other important issues.

Automotive Club (AC)

This club exists for students who are enrolled in or interested in automotive pursuits. Members work on car restoration and other projects to network with automotive professionals and to further their knowledge in this industry.

Christian Fellowship Club

Membership is open to all students currently enrolled at Chattahoochee Technical College. The club exists to provide regular opportunities to study and discuss the Bible, worship and pray, all in a group setting which also provides opportunities for fellowship, encouragement and spiritual development among members.

Entertainment Technology Council (ETC)

This organization's purpose is to enhance the member skills to enter the broadcast industry including film, television, radio and news media.

Gay Lesbian Straight Alliance (GLSA)

The Gay Lesbian Straight Alliance (GLSA) provides a safe and supportive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) students and their straight allies (LGBTQA). The goal of the GLSA is to help LGBTQ students feel welcome and safe in the Chattahoochee Technical College community. The GLSA welcomes all students regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity. The GLSA participates in national and local campaigns to raise awareness. The GLSA annually raises funds for local and national charities that support the LGBTQ community and for other local and national charities that support the wellbeing and health of every citizen.

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers is the world’s largest technical professional society. Today, IEEE includes 48,000 students within a total membership of 320,000 who conduct and participate in its activities in 147 countries. Student members participate in monthly meetings, technical seminars, and regional student conferences. Graduates may upgrade their membership to continue their association with

Interiors Club

The Interiors Club was created to educate and expose students to the world of interior design. The club will help members create and organize portfolios, polish individual resumes, and share concepts and ideas with one another. The purpose of the organization is to advance the theory and practice of interior design. Through various projects, students will build strong social and educational ties that foster high academic achievement and interaction with interior design professionals in the community.

International Club

The International Club acts as an active support group of the International Community. It serves as a focal point for International student initiatives, concerns, and social functions. The Club sponsors an annual celebration of International Education Week highlighting the cultural diversity of the college and its educational programs of interest. Club members practice cross-cultural skills as they learn to be global leaders and participate in service projects. Selected Club members participate in the annual Georgia International Leadership Conference.

Older Wiser Learners (OWLS)

The purpose of OWLS is to aid the transition of older students into the social and academic life at Chattahoochee Technical College. OWLS provides a supportive environment assisting students entering college after a period of absence from academic life or beginning higher education for the first time. Members provide information on services offered and maintain a line of communication with faculty and administration.

Phi Beta Lambda (PBL)

Phi Beta Lambda is a student branch of a national organization that provides opportunities for students who have career plans in business and office occupations. Students hold monthly meetings, sponsor service projects, and participate in state conferences and competitions.

Professional Land Care Network (PLANET)

The Professional Land Care Network is an organization for students in the Horticulture program. PLANET participates in garden tours, seminars, industry-related trade shows, and PLANET Student Field Day and Career Day. This organization provides an opportunity for members to improve their leadership skills and explore careers in the horticulture field.

Public Safety Club

The club exists primarily for students planning to enter public safety careers in criminal justice, paramedics/EMT, fire science, and any other related field. In addition to regular meetings, students also take trips to enhance their knowledge in the field, such as an earlier trip to Philadelphia to learn about the U.S. Constitution.

Rho Tau Alpha (PTA) Club

Rho Tau Alpha’s (PTA) mission is to create a better understanding of the vastness, diversity, and complexity of the profession of physical therapy through a supportive and informative environment for students enrolled in the physical therapist assistant program.

Science & Math Club

Science and Math Club promotes awareness of, and appreciation for, science and mathematics; it aims to highlight the effects of science and mathematics on today’s society. The purpose of the club is to provide activities that allow students to see how math and science are utilized in all aspects of life.

SKILLS-USA

SKILLS-USA is a national organization serving teachers, high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health fields. The organization’s purpose is to complement student skills training with personal development. Students learn such qualities and attitudes as leadership, citizenship, self-respect, and high standards of craftsmanship and ethics. Students may participate in state and national competitions. It was formerly known as VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).

Student Ambassadors

The Student Ambassador program is a leadership opportunity for students who are dedicated to serving and representing CTC. A Student Ambassador at Chattahoochee Technical College is a representative of the college student body and a good will representative of the entire college. Ambassadors have a desire to work with faculty, staff, current and prospective students and members of the community or promote the college and its programs and services. They represent CTC at a variety of special events to include graduation ceremonies, convocations, guest lectures, honor society inductions, and receptions. Through an application process, students can be part of prestigious group to learn essential leadership skills, communications and college relations skills.

Student Government Association (SGA)

Student Government Association promotes activities and provides services that contribute to the cultural, social, moral, and intellectual development of students. SGA is composed of representatives from each club plus members-at-large who plan school-wide activities and service projects.

Surgical Technology Club

The Surgical Technology Club is an organization that aims to provide surgical technology professionals with skill, knowledge, and experiences that will help them deliver total quality patient care. To accomplish this goal, educational opportunities are offered via guest speakers, shared experiences, and member presentations. Other activities include fundraisers and community projects.

White Hat Brigade (WHB)

This organization's purpose is to enhance member skills to enter the culinary industry. Members have the opportunity to meet with professionals as well as participate in competitions.