Wade Martin BuildingTen reasons to choose Midlands Technical College

 

1. THE FUTURE IS HERE

With 65 percent of tomorrow’s careers requiring education beyond high school, but less than a four-year degree, Midlands Technical College is the place to build a bright future. Today’s employers are looking for a new kind of employee – one who is technologically savvy, and can think critically and evolve with a growing business.

 

Two Students Sitting on Lawn2. BE A PART OF OUR TRADITION OF SUCCESS

MTC has helped thousands of students achieve their academic, career and personal goals, and we can do the same for you. Midlands Technical College has earned an excellent reputation among area employers, and in the community for educating students from diverse backgrounds.

 

3. PROGRAMS THAT FIT YOUR NEEDS

With more than 120 degree, diploma and certificate programs, Midlands Technical College has the education and training that’s right for you. Even if your educational goals don’t include earning a degree, diploma or certificate, you can expand your marketable skills and broaden your knowledge base through our Continuing Education courses.

 

Computer Laptop4. YOU CAN TAKE IT WITH YOU

Colleges and universities throughout the Southeast accept transfer credit from MTC. In many cases, you can complete the equivalent of the first two years of a four-year college degree – at a fraction of the cost.

 

5. SMALL CLASS SIZES AND PERSONAL ATTENTION

You’re not just a number on our campus. You’ll get one-on-one attention in a career-focused learning environment. From your initial tour of our campuses on through graduation day, you’ll find caring MTC faculty and staff committed to helping you reach your goals.

 

Graduation Cap & Diploma6. EDUCATION THAT'S TUNED-IN TO AREA EMPLOYERS

Midlands Technical College teaches the skills that employers demand. MTC regularly brings business and industry representatives in to review our program offerings. In this way our students are ensured of getting the specific, hands-on skills that lead to rewarding jobs.

 

7. WE'RE NEARBY, DAY OR EVENING

Most MTC students fit their education in with other responsibilities, including families and jobs. With six campuses, the choice of day or evening programs and distance learning opportunities, Midlands Technical College makes getting an education convenient.

 

Female Student Using Laptop8. TOP-QUALITY FACULTY, A STIMULATING ENVIRONMENT

The foundation of our commitment to academic excellence is experienced, dedicated faculty and staff. MTC instructors have garnered state, regional and national awards for their superior teaching, so you can be assured of a high-quality learning experience. In addition, our award-winning student development programs provide the support services you need to excel both academically and socially.

 

9. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE THAT CAN MAKE YOUR DREAM A REALITY

For those who desire to go to college, MTC believes in helping you find a way.  The college has a staff of experienced professionals who are dedicated to assisting students with their financial needs.

 

Beltline Campus10. STUDENT EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

MTC works hand-in-hand with hundreds of area employers to identify career opportunities for our graduates. The college’s career specialists provide employment listings and career and job search resources. In addition, they will critique your résumé and provide tips on how to succeed in an interview.

 

 

 

 

 

 

STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION

Midlands Technical College (MTC) does not discriminate in admissions or employment on the basis of race, sex, national origin or ethnic group, color, age, religion, disability, or military service. In compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1992, Midlands Technical College offers access and equal opportunity in its admissions policies, academic programs and services, and employment of disabled individuals in that no otherwise qualified person will be denied these provisions on the basis of a disability. Dr. Ronald L. Rhames has been designated to coordinate compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements contained in section 35.107 of the Department of Justice regulations, section 504 and Title IX regulations. Information concerning the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rights and privileges thereunder are available from the ADA/EEOC coordinator. He can be reached at Midlands Technical College, P.O. Box 2408, Columbia, SC 29202, (803) 822-3261.