Category Archives: Academics

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PTK RECOGNIZED FOR OUTSTANDING GROWTH

Schriever, LA – Fletcher Technical Community College’s Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) is one of 609 chapters across the nation being recognized for their efforts to bring the life-changing benefits and opportunities of PTK membership to even more students on their campuses in 2019. The recognition is part of PTK’s REACH Rewards program, whichRead More

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Business and Nursing Articulation Agreement Signed

University of Holy Cross and Fletcher Technical Community College Add New Credit Transfer Agreements for Business and Nursing Fletcher students with business or nursing degree credits can now transfer credits to UHC (New Orleans) – The University of Holy Cross (UHC) and Fletcher Technical Community College (Fletcher) have signed articulation agreements between their business and nursing programsRead More

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Fletcher Alumni Spotlight: John Warren

John Warren grew up in Houma and Bayou DuLarge. Like many of us, his parents did not go to college, but he took the plunge and attended Nicholls after high school. After two years there, things were not going as he had planned, and he was ready to give up on college. He took anotherRead More

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FLETCHER AWARDED ACCREDITATION OF ITS BUSINESS PROGRAMS

Schriever, LA – The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) www.acbsp.org Associate Degree Board of Commissioners has awarded Fletcher Technical Community College in Schriever, Louisiana, www.fletcher.edu, accreditation of its business programs. Celebrating 32 years of excellence in global business program accreditation, ACBSP is the only organization offering specialized business accreditation for all degreeRead More

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Gene Haas Foundation Donates to Scholarship Fund

HOUMA – The Gene Haas Foundation presented Fletcher Technical Community College Foundation with a check for $10,000 on Monday, November 18, 2019, in Houma. This investment will be allocated towards Machine Tool Technology program for student scholarships. “Fletcher Technical Community College is grateful for the continued support of Haas,” commented Dr. Kristine Strickland, Chancellor. “OurRead More

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Fletcher Has Saved Students Over $1 Million

Students, staff, and faculty gathered outside Pedestal Bank Library in Fletcher Technical Community College’s Schriever facility for a little ceremony at the end of October to celebrate Fletcher’s open education resources (OER) efforts. Since 2015 Fletcher has saved students over $1 million by using open education resources. OERs are openly licensed materials that are usedRead More

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Fletcher Offering New AAS Degree

Fletcher Technical Community College is pleased to announce a new program starting in the spring 2020 semester. The Associate of Applied Science degree in Care & Development of Young Children is designed to prepare students for the workforce in occupations related to the direct care, education, curriculum development, and/or administration of programs for young children.Read More

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ConocoPhillips Donates Airboat

SCHRIEVER, LA — Thanks to a donation from ConocoPhillips, Fletcher Technical Community College’s classroom has expanded to the sea. On Thursday, September 19, 2019, executives from ConocoPhillips delivered a 15’ Ronnie’s Aluminum Airboat to Fletcher’s BP Integrated Production Technologies Building in Schriever. The boat will be used in Fletcher’s upcoming Airboat Training class. “We wouldRead More

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Faculty Spotlight: Jodi Duet

Where is your hometown? I grew up in Albany, Louisiana. It’s a small town with one stoplight. Everyone knows everyone! My husband and I moved to the area in 2008, when his job brought us here. I have also lived in Alabama and Texas. Where did you attend college? I attended the University of WestRead More

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Students Benefit from Changes

Fresh Market Opens at Fletcher, Plans Unveiled for Upgraded Student Commons Areas SCHRIEVER, LA — Attendees of the Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce Business after Hours reception at Fletcher Technical Community College on August 15, 2019, were treated to the first look at the college’s Fresh Market food store and viewed plans for the upgraded StudentRead More