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TCC Aids Nursing Careers

August 19, 2019

Providing care for people was something Natasha Pippin did at an early age. Pippin’s first job was in high school coordinating activities at a nursing home. “I really learned what it was like to take care of people and not be able to receive anything in return because most of my patients there were not able to respond or interact with me,” Pippin said. “It just felt really good the fact that I was able to take care of them.” Read More

TCC Plans to Hire Adjunct Instructors

August 16, 2019

Tallahassee Community College is hosting an Adjunct Job fair on Thursday, August 22, noon – 2 p.m. & 5:30 – 8 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom at TCC’s main campus, 444 Appleyard, Tallahassee, FL 32304. Read More

FutureLink Brings Employers Closer to TCC Students

August 15, 2019

The Tallahassee Community College Career Center encourages local and regional employers to register with FutureLink. TCC FutureLink is a FREE online job board and web-based recruiting system for job and internship postings. It is designed to enhance communication between students, employers and Career Center Staff. Read More

TCC Opens Doors in Paralegal Field

August 12, 2019

Tallahassee native Rachell Arnett began her journey at TCC in 1998 as a criminal justice major, fresh out of high school. However, at the time, she didn’t feel ready for college and put her pursuit of education on pause. Read More

TCC Makes Entrepreneurial Dreams a Reality

August 5, 2019

Jacqui Clark-Hagan has been nursing a dream of starting her own grammar and writing style workshop for 23 years. Thanks to TCC’s Introduction to Entrepreneurship program, she’s been able to make that dream a reality. Read More

Surgical Technology Career Forms at TCC

July 29, 2019

Tallahassee native, Chelsea Countess said it took some time to actually find her niche in the medical field. She started taking classes in physical therapy but quickly realized it wasn’t for her. That’s when her father told her about Tallahassee Community College’s Surgical Technology program and she’s been hooked ever since. “If you would have asked my parents, I never would’ve ended up in the medical field,” Countess said. “Growing up I was so scared of needles, shots and getting blood drawn.” Read More

TCC Manufactures Welding Professions

July 22, 2019

The ability for students to work with their hands and build a variety of objects is why people enroll into the welding program at the Tallahassee Community College Kim B. Williams Advanced Manufacturing Training Center (AMTC). Dylan Sutton, the Welding Lab Assistant at the College said the small class sizes offered at TCC also attracts students who are looking for one-on-one training. Read More

Senior U.S. Department of Commerce Official Visits TCC and Makes Workforce Development Announcement

July 19, 2019

U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Dr. John Fleming announced today that Tallahassee Community College (TCC) is receiving a $1.2 million grant to support the Welding Technologies Laboratory (WTL). The WTL project will provide a state-of-the-art “hands-on lab” for students taking welding courses at the College’s Kim B. Williams Advanced Manufacturing Training Center (AMTC) on TCC’s main campus in Tallahassee. Read More

TCC Provides Gateway to Early Childhood Career

July 15, 2019

Starting a career in childcare was not in Lisa Owens’ initial plan. But after having her first child, Owens’ decided to leave her job in sales to become a preschool teacher. “I thought about the things that I could do while being a full-time mom and still being employed,” Owens said. “I enrolled in TCC’s Early Childhood program and I befriended Program Chair Dr. Maureen O’Neil who helped me through the process. Read More

TCC Jumpstarts HVAC Career

July 8, 2019

After graduating from Lincoln High School, Austen Bentz took a traditional route when beginning his college experience at TCC. He enrolled in basic introductory courses such as English and Mathematics, but he found himself wanting more. As a result, he switched his focus to TCC’s HVAC program. Read More