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President's Newsletter

August 14

Picture of Midlands Technical College and University of South Carolina representatives signing articulation agreement

Real Pathways: MTC Lays Clearer Path for Students with Transfer, Articulation, and Bridge Agreements

​Students who apply to Midlands Technical College have many choices when it comes to continuing their higher education path after graduation. “Historically, Midlands Technical College has been the number one choice for students planning to transfer...

August 14

Picture of Abigail Eiler receiving certificate

Real Leadership: Leadership Society Opens Doors for MTC Students

One day, MTC student Abigail Eiler received an email from one of her instructors that would change her life. In the email, her instructor explained that because Eiler had a high grade-point average, she should look into joining MTC's chapter of the...

July 10

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New Partners Embrace Seventh Season of Harbison Theatre at MTC

Since its inception, Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College ( HT@MTC ) has relied on generous help from businesses and organizations in the Midlands to sponsor some of the larger performances and series that are offered each year. Capital...

June 12

Picture of Mary Hook and Dr. Rhames

Real History: MTC’s Dental Hygiene Program is the oldest in the state

When Mary Hook first started working as a dental hygienist, developing x-rays was about as labor intensive as developing film for a major motion picture. Hook would dip one side of the x-ray into a liquid, then she fished it out of a tray and dipped...

June 12

Two students working on an engine

Real Experience: MTC’s adjunct instructors bring valuable career knowledge to the classroom

When Midlands Technical College adjunct instructor Melodie Hunnicutt talks psychology to her students, they listen. In addition to her 20 years of experience teaching at MTC, Hunnicutt has been a non-profit administrator in human service and clinic...

June 12

Health Care students displaying their certification

Real Preparation: MTC students surpass national averages and top certification exam pass rates

In 2018, Midlands Technical College (MTC) awarded more than 2,200 degrees, diplomas, and certificates. Many of these graduates earned high scores on their licensing exams, propelling them ahead of national pass rates, which is a testament to the...

May 15

Group of Nursing Graduates in front of Myles the Jeep

Real Professionals: Nursing and Health Science Graduates Get “Pinned”

More than 150 nursing and health science students received their professional pins for completing their academic programs. Participation in the pinning ceremonies allows graduates the opportunity to present themselves as the professional they have...

May 10

Dr. Rhames and Annie Dillard

More than 2,200 Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates Awarded at Midlands Technical College Commencement

MTC President Ron Rhames presents MTC’s oldest graduate, Annie Dillard, with her Associate in Arts Degree. Midlands Technical College (MTC) awarded more than 2,200 degrees, diplomas, and certificates to students from more than 100 academic programs...

April 10

Picture of David Peacock in Military clothing.

Real Courage: Disabled Veteran Earns Top Honors in MTC Automotive Program

Air Force veteran David Peacock overcame his disability to become the top-honored student in MTC's automotive technology program. David Peacock spent 23 years serving the United States Air Force, with multiple deployments to Iraq, Afghanistan, and...

April 10

Picture of Tammi Byrd

Real Achievement: MTC Names 2018 Distinguished Alumni

The 2018 Midlands Technical College Distinguished Alumni honoree, Tammi Byrd, used her entrepreneurial spirit to open her own company and become a state, national, and international leader bringing services to those in need. Tammi Byrd graduated...

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