June 11

Picture of Anthony Orosz

MTC Students have the Upper Hand

Army Veteran Anthony Orosz spent the last 29 years pursuing higher education, attending multiple colleges and even receiving a prior degree. But this May, for the first time, he walked across the stage at a graduation ceremony. “I’m excited. I have...

June 11


Adults Achieving Dreams

Serra Sizemore (center) with her family. Serra Sizemore had been a stay-at-home mother of five for years when she decided she wanted to go back to school. “When my youngest child entered kindergarten, I had a job as a server, but I wasn’t happy,”...

June 11

"MTC President with two BOOM program students"

Job Training that Booms

BOOM graduate Eric George, Dr. Rhames, and Tana Lee, Director of Technology and Career Education for Richland School District One, celebrate the graduation event. MTC continues defining new pathways for students to find employment while addressing...

May 29


High School Students with Disabilities Complete Successful MTC Job-Training Program with a BOOM

BOOM graduate Eric George, Dr. Rhames, and Tana Lee, Director of Technology and Career Education for Richland School District One, celebrate the graduation event. High school students from three area school districts graduated from a collaborative...

May 17


Midlands Technical College Grants College Credits to Army Finance Soldiers in Training

Colonel Richard J. Hoerner, Commandant, US Army Financial Management School, and MTC Vice Provost and Chief Academic Officer Dr. Diane Carr sign an agreement giving college credit to soldiers at the Financial Management School. Furthering its...

May 15

Students applying for Michelin Scholarships

Midlands Technical College Students Receive Full Scholarships, Part-Time Jobs from Michelin

Students from area high schools in Lexington County donned Michelin ball caps and signed contracts to join Midlands Technical College (MTC) and Michelin as Michelin Technical Scholars. A highly successful college-corporate partnership, the Technical...

May 09


Nearly 2,400 Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates Awarded at 2019 Midlands Technical College Commencement

Dr. Rhames (left) and Commission Chair Garry Powers (right) award an Honorary Associate Degree in Humane Letters to Honorable Ernest F. Hollings, accepted by his son, Michael Hollings. Midlands Technical College (MTC) awarded nearly 2,400 degrees,...

May 02


MTC Welding Students Score Top Positions In Statewide Welding Skills Competition

Photo: left to right: Perry Walston, Holly Esterline, Elliott Stoudemire, Jason-Luke Toth, and Griffin Sturkie. Welding students from Midlands Technical College placed in the top of their categories at the South Carolina Technical College System’s...

April 24


Midlands Technical College Students Inducted Into Nation's Largest Leadership Honor Society

MTC’s Chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS), Sigma Alpha Pi, celebrated the induction of 72 new student members. A group of Midlands Technical College (MTC) students were recognized among the top student leaders at the...

April 24

Photo from Shine

Shine – An Original Production from Columbia Children’s Theatre Happening at HT@MTC on May 4

Don’t miss the last production of the HT@MTC season from Columbia Children’s Theatre (CCT), Shine , featuring Terrance Henderson, at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 3:30 PM. Shine is an original musical...