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September 13

Real Giving: MTC Commission Chair’s family pledges $100,000 gift to college

MTC Commission Chair Robby Wilkins has announced a pledged gift of more than $100,000 in support of the college. The gift is a combined donation by the Wilkins family that is reflective of the family’s admiration and respect of the work MTC does for...

September 13

Real Commitment: MTC fuels workforce development in the Midlands

Through affordable education and top-notch training programs, MTC is preparing real students for real jobs and becoming a recognized leader in workforce development. Nearly 50 top Midlands employers came to MTC’s career days this month to recruit...

September 13

Real Standards: Accredited MTC programs educate students at the highest levels

The SACSCOC last conducted a comprehensive review of MTC in 2010, and the accreditation body had zero recommendations for improvement – a very rare endorsement that less than one percent of colleges receive. As a follow up, SACSCOC reviewed Midlands...

September 08

Legendary Comedy Troupe The Second City Returns to Columbia With Jokes That Hit Close to Home

A sold-out hit in 2013, Chicago’s legendary sketch and improv comedy theatre returns to Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College with “The Second City Hits Home,” a new show featuring hilarious sketches, songs and improvisation about Columbia...

September 06

Two Midlands Technical College Students Named 2016 Rudolph Canzater Scholars

(left to right) Congressman James E. Clyburn joined MTC President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames to congratulate MTC students Kaela Clark and Shanajee Devoe. Photo courtesy Panorama. Two Midlands Technical College students who started this fall as freshman...

August 26

Midlands Technical College Names Top Employees for 2016

Midlands Technical College (MTC) kicked off its fall semester by honoring its Employees of the Year for 2016. Combined, all five honorees represent 112 years of service to MTC, its students, and the community. “Here at Midlands Technical College, we...

August 12

Midlands Technical College Begins Work on Veteran Center

Midlands Technical College (MTC) has begun work to create an area exclusively for veterans on its Beltline Campus near Fort Jackson. The college was awarded $8,570 as part of a Vet Center Initiative grant from Student Veterans of America and The...

August 09

Real Excellence: MTC recognizes top employees in Service Excellence

Midlands Technical College is dedicated to providing excellent service to its students, employees, and the community. In doing so, MTC implemented a college-wide program to enhance our collective efforts of ensuring MTC is a first-choice college...

August 09

Real Access: Harbison Theatre at MTC leads partnership to provide instruction and performances for dancers along the autism spectrum

As occurrence of autism diagnosis increases across the state, so does the demand for arts experiences, both instruction and performance, that are welcoming to dancers along the autism spectrum. The new partnership between Harbison Theatre at MTC,...

August 09

Real Enterprise: Center for Entrepreneurial Success Gives MTC Students Business Sense

Current or future students of Midlands Technical College will soon be able to navigate the difficult, and often complex, path of taking their business idea and turning it into a successful, sustainable, and profitable venture. “The new Center for...

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