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March 14

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Midlands Technical College’s Tom Ledbetter Honored for Entrepreneurial Success by Irmo Community

Tom Ledbetter, the director of Midlands Technical College’s (MTC) Center for Entrepreneurial Success, received the Education Award from the Greater Irmo Chamber of Commerce at its annual Awards Night and Gala. The award recognizes an individual,...

March 13

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Real Pathways: From MTC degree to doctorate – MTC is foundation for success

Dr. Cliff Marsh entered MTC as a first-generation college student, graduated with an Associate in Arts, and went on to receive his bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees. He credits MTC for providing the foundation for his success. Here is his...

March 13

Twelve MTC faculty receive national recognition for outstanding contributions and leadership.

Real Recognition: MTC Instructors Honored for Innovation

Twelve members of the Midlands Technical College (MTC) faculty have been named recipients of the John and Suanne Roueche Excellence Award. The awards are presented annually by the League for Innovation to select two-year college faculty and staff...

March 13

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Real Priorities: MTC Legislative Focus for 2018

Midlands Technical College leaders and community stakeholders are calling upon the State Legislature to ensure a high-quality technical college education remains accessible and affordable; to enhance MTC’s ability to offer scholarships for programs...

March 12

Daniel Radcliffe and Joshua McGuire in Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

Two Shakespearean Mischief-Makers Appear on Screen at Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College

The hilarious comedy straight from the classic tale of Hamlet – Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead brings audiences two supporting characters who take their own spotlight in this original play. Filmed in the revered Old Vic Theatre in London,...

February 28

The Breakwomb Cast

YouTube Stars, Hollywood Veterans, and Hilarious Mommas – Comedy Troupe “The BreakWomb” Comes to the Midlands

Based in Los Angeles, the mommas of The BreakWomb are veterans of some of the most well-known comedy shows and movies, and they have become breakout YouTube stars with daily videos targeted towards mothers who need a laugh. These hilarious women...

February 21

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Harbison Institute Alumna Returns to MTC to Celebrate 100th Birthday on Harbison History Day

MTC President Ronald L. Rhames and MTC Commission Chair Garry Powers join Harbison Institute alumni in ringing the original Harbison Institute bell. MTC preserved the original bell from 1882, dedicating it in a new bell pavilion on the Harbison...

February 13

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Real Value: MTC named a Best College for veterans by Military Times

Military Times has selected Midlands Technical College (MTC) as a Military Times Best College for 2018 “We celebrate our student veterans and are proud to be a Military Times Best College,” said MTC President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames. “At MTC, we...

February 13

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Real Education: MTC education helps student land job before graduation

When Cyntia Seumo was awarded a scholarship from Midlands TechHire at Midlands Technical College (MTC), she says her life started clicking. Only 18 weeks after beginning her first class at MTC, Cyntia completed training in the Desktop and Server...

February 13

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Real Differences: MTC programs rank in the top 50 in the United States for student diversity

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has ranked MTC in the top 100 colleges in the United States (#87) in terms of African-American students earning associate degrees. This is the sixth consecutive year MTC has been designated as a top 100 producer...

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