Upcoming Events

January 14

Comet Bus in Front of Academic Center

MTC Students Ride the Comet for Free

MTC students, faculty, and staff can now ride The COMET transit bus for free! You can catch The COMET 24/7, on any route throughout the Midlands, with a current MTC ID card. Midlands Technical College is excited to announce that all current MTC...

January 14

Dr. Rhames with two students

Soft Skills Are More Important Than Ever

To succeed after graduation, students need the critical soft skills employers demand. MTC incorporates these skills into college programs and services, preparing students for lifelong success. Midlands Technical College is known for its rigorous,...

January 14

Pact Group

We've Made a Pact

One of the biggest barriers to success for youth transitioning from foster care can be the lack of a strong support system. PACT at MTC, which stands for Prioritizing Academic and Career Training at Midlands Technical College, was formed to create a...

January 08

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GRAMMY-Nominated Group Ranky Tanky Brings Renowned Gullah Sound to Harbison Theatre @ MTC on January 18

This Charleston, SC-based quintet performs timeless music born from the Gullah culture of the Southeastern Sea Islands. Their debut album was featured on NPR’s Fresh Air with Terry Gross and the TODAY show. It also soared to the #1 position on the...

December 11

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You Better Watch Out, You Better Not Cry – Santa Claus: The Musical Lands at HT@MTC on December 21

Make your list and check it twice – Santa Claus is coming to Harbison Theatre! Join Columbia Children’s Theatre (CCT) at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College ( HT@MTC ) for Santa Claus: The Musical on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 3:30 PM...

December 06


Midlands Technical College Receives Highest Recognition in Governmental Accounting and Financial Reporting

Jessica Booth, Director of Finance and Financial Reporting; Debbie Walker, Vice President for Business Affairs; and Sheila Smith, Associate Vice President for Business Affairs, accept the CAFR award on behalf of MTC. The Government Finance Officers...

December 04

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Here Comes Dasher, and Dancer, and Prancer, and Morihiko at Harbison Theatre at MTC for Holiday Pops on December 15

Grab your Santa Claus hats, get into the festive spirit, and plan to sing along with the South Carolina Philharmonic when Holiday Pops returns to Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College on Sunday, December 15. Join Morihiko Nakahara and a...

November 21


Midlands Technical College Receives $5,000 from Synovus to Help Students Stay on Track

Photo from left: John Griggs, Synovus Central Region Executive; Chris Sanders, Synovus Midlands Commercial Banker ; Lynette Koon, Synovus Business Development Coordinator; MTC President Dr. Ronald. L. Rhames; Nancy McKinney, CEO of the MTC...

November 07


Midlands Technical College, Lexington School District Two Sign Agreement to Advance Students Along Career Pathways

Leadership from Midlands Technical College and Lexington District Two sign a new agreement that allows high school students to align their coursework with sets of career-pathway courses at MTC for a quicker transition into the workforce. Students...

November 05

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Thelma Houston Brings Her "Motown Experience" to Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College on Friday, November 15

She's got moves, she's got rhythm, she's got hits, and she's known around the world for her incredible tunes. Join us on Friday, November 15, 2019 at 7:30 PM at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College for Thelma Houston's Motown Experience...