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September 01

MTC's Academic Success earned International Tutor Training Program Certification from the College Reading & Learning Association

Midlands Technical College Earns Tutoring Certification

The College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA) has recognized Midlands Technical College (MTC). The tutoring programs for students at MTC’s Academic Success Center have earned the International Tutor Training Program Certification (ITTPC) . “...

August 11

Northeast Campus Building

The New Look of Learning

Learning will have a new look at Midlands Technical College this fall. New virtual offerings will make up 45% of fall courses, with another 16% being online courses, 33% being delivered on-campus, and 6% in the hybrid format. Watch demos of virtual...

August 11

Student walking on campus

MTC Reopening Focuses on Flexibility and Student Success

Flexibility is an MTC priority when planning for students to return to campus for fall classes this month. The college is providing access to real-time help in multiple services, including in virtual and face-to-face environments. Here are a few of...

July 14

Instructional videos

Safe Value, Close to Home

As MTC prepares to fully reopen this fall to students, I was recently asked what will success look like? My answer is simple. I want to be able to shake the hands of hundreds of our students in December as they triumphantly walk across the...

March 10

Coronavirus Mitigation and Education

Message from the President The health and safety of the Midlands Technical College family is a priority. We are actively monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) as the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) confirms...

February 11

Dr. Rhames sitting at table with three students

National Rankings for MTC Graduate Diversity

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has ranked Midlands Technical College (MTC) as one of the top colleges in nation for African-American students earning associate degrees. Five MTC career areas were in the top 25. This is the 10th consecutive year...

February 11

Dr. Rhames with Harbison Alumni Ringing Bell

5th Annual Harbison History Day at MTC

The fifth-annual Harbison History Day at MTC next week will celebrate Black History Month by welcoming graduates of Harbison Institute back to the site of their school, which was located on the Midlands Technical College Harbison Campus. The...

February 11

SC Historically Black College University Choir

HT@MTC Hosts Historic Show of HBCU Choirs

Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College ( HT@MTC ) was proud to host South Carolina’s HBCU gospel choirs in “Gospel Live,” a celebration and tribute to Black History Month. “The impact of this powerful show not only touched the people in the...

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 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,...