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June 13

Real Experience: Healthcare students get hands-on training in real-world scenarios

MTC Healthcare students participated in a full-scale exercise sponsored by the National Disaster Medical System’s (NDMS) Federal Coordinating Center. The exercise was designed to improve the response capabilities of local first responders and...

June 13

MTC Commissioner Diane Sumpter Named Finalist for National Small Business Association Award

The National Small Business Association (NSBA) announced that Midlands Technical College (MTC) Commissioner Diane E. Sumpter is one of five finalists for the 2017 Lewis Shattuck Small Business Advocate of the Year Award. Sumpter represents Richland...

June 09

Dr. Rhames presented the 2017 SACUBO Distinguished Service Award

John Crawford, Chair of the SACUBO Distinguished Service Committee; MTC President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames; Al Little, SACUBO President; and Tim O’Donnell, representing SACUBO sponsor Teachers Insurance and Annuity (TIAA). Midlands Technical College (...

May 25

Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College Welcomes Diverse Acts in Sixth Season

The Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College ( HT@MTC ) sixth season gives audiences the opportunity to enjoy a lineup of shows that have each been chosen for their potential to inspire, intrigue, and entertain. This season, HT@MTC welcomes...

May 18

Michelin holds “Signing Day” for Technical Scholars program

Michelin North America’s Lexington manufacturing site held a ‘Signing Day’ ceremony for area high school students who have been selected to further their education at Midlands Technical College, as part of Michelin’s Technical Scholar program. Eight...

May 18

Midlands Technical College Wins Statewide Service Learning Award

(left to right) Jeffrey Schilz, CHE Interim President and Executive Director; MTC Respiratory Care instructor Cayce Hendrix; MTC Respiratory Care instructor Tracy Cook; Valli Bobo, MTC Director of Clinical Education Respiratory Care; and Eddie...

May 09

Real Accomplishments: More than 2,500 degrees, diplomas, and certificates awarded to proud graduates

Thousands of proud MTC students and family members filled auditoriums this graduation season celebrating commencement exercises and pinning ceremonies honoring the hard work and achievements of Midlands Technical College students. In one of the...

May 09

First honorary degrees ever awarded by MTC presented to outstanding friends of the college

The MTC 2017 commencement marked the beginning of a new tradition. For the first time in the college’s history, MTC awarded honorary associate degrees in humane letters to outstanding friends of the college Lou Kennedy and Rev. Solomon Jackson Jr. “...

May 09

Real Scholar: Full-time soldier graduates with high honors and two degrees

Full-time soldier Army Sergeant Jake Tyler graduated from Midlands Technical College May 5, 2017, with high honors receiving both an Associate in Arts and an Associate in Science degree. At first, Sergeant Tyler was uncertain he would be able to...

May 09

Midlands Technical College and Columbia College Formalize, Expand Programs for Transfer Students

Midlands Technical College (MTC) and Columbia College (CC) have formalized a bridge agreement that will allow a seamless transition into Columbia College for MTC students who aspire to earn a four-year degree. MTC Dr. Ronald L. Rhames and Columbia...

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