When you apply to MTC, you are on your way to great things. A start towards higher education, a start towards a rewarding career, a start towards greater earning potential.

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What are the admission requirements for MTC?

Admission requirements can vary based on what type of student you are.

How do I get started?

Just follow our step-by-step enrollment guide!

What can I major in?

MTC has many Academic Programs to choose from, with majors in business, technology, healthcare, education, and more. If you're planning to transfer to another college to complete your bachelor's degree, you'll major in either our Associate in Arts or Associate in Science degree, both of which are flexible and allow you to choose a variety of majors at your destination school.

How many courses should I take?


MTC suggests the following guidelines. It can be tough to balance school and other responsibilities, so don't overload yourself with too many courses at first! Be sure to check course load criteria if you have a LIFE scholarship or other scholarships.

Your Situation MTC Suggested Guidelines
I don't work. 12 credits in your first term; 12 or more in subsequent terms
I work part-time. 3-6 credits in your first term; 6-9 in subsequent terms
I work full-time. 3 credits in your first term; 6 in subsequent terms
I need to change my legal residence.

Tuition is based upon the student's legal residency. If an applicant or student wishes to petition to change his/her residency status, he may complete and submit an Application for Reclassification of Residency.

I need to ask someone about my record.

The Office of the Registrar (Records Office) is the administrative body responsible for enrollment and degree verification, auditing a course, transcript request, advanced standing, and transfer of credits.


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Admissions Office
Phone: 803.822.6714
Fax: 803.790.7524


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