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Academic Advisement

During advisement, students work with advisors to plan their academic path by selecting courses to take while at MTC. MTC’s advisors are here to help students understand their options, plan their program path, and achieve their academic goals – aiming to help students progress successfully from enrollment to graduation and beyond.

Students must be advised before they can register for classes.  Once advised, students are responsible for final course selection, scheduling, and registration.

Advisement Steps

After you have been accepted to the college:

  1. Log in to MyMTC.
  2. Schedule your New Student Orientation (first-time college students). You will be advised at your orientation session, then register for classes.
    (Readmit/Returning/Transfer students  – complete your interactive online orientation and then schedule an advisement appointment with your program advisor. Bring a copy of your college transcript(s) to your appointment.)
  3. Choose your classes and complete registration.
  4. Attend MTC.

Advisement Appointment

If you need to cancel or reschedule your advisement appointment for any reason, call your advisement contact as soon as possible.

What to Bring to Your Advisement Appointment

When attending your advisement appointment, it is important to be on time and be prepared with the following:

  • Any information you have to help your advisor regarding your program of choice and desired career path
  • College transcript(s)
  • Test scores

Types of MTC Students

Current/Continuing Students - a student who is currently attending MTC. Continuing students are advised by faculty in the students' respective programs.

Freshman Students - a student who has never attended a college or university. Freshman students are advised at New Student Orientation.

Readmit/Returning Students - a student who previously attended and earned credits from MTC and was required to submit a new application for admission. Returning students are required to complete an interactive online orientation.

Transfer Students - a student who has earned credits from another college or university and is transferring to MTC with the intent to earn a degree, diploma or certificate. Transfer students are required to complete an interactive online orientation.

Go to the Orientation page for further information on New Student or Online Orientation.