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June 14

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MTC Alumni Association Accepting Nominations for 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award

The Midlands Technical College Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award. The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes alumni who, over an extended period of time and/or through a singular achievement, has...

June 12

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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

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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

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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...

June 12

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Midlands Technical College and the University of South Carolina sign agreement to educate more teachers

As South Carolina faces a growing teacher shortage, academic leaders from the University of South Carolina and Midlands Technical College came together on June 12 to sign an agreement that will lead to more students pursuing and earning...

June 11

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Midlands Technical College Hosts 400 Small Businesses for ‘Getting Back 2 Business’ Procurement Conference

Dr. Michelle Street, Deputy Director of the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization, welcomed the conference attendees. Midlands Technical College (MTC) hosted a free conference with the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (...

June 07

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MTC Nursing and Health Sciences Graduates Receive Professional Pins

Myana Wright gets a personal congratulations from MTC President Dr. Ronald L. Rhames after earning her certificate in Cardiac Care. The Cardiac Care Technician Certificate gives students the basic skills necessary to monitor patients for any type of...

June 06

Midlands Technical College to host Free Enterprise Program for high school students this summer

Midlands Technical College (MTC) will host the Free Enterprise Leadership Challenge (FELC) at its Beltline Campus on June 18-22. FELC is a five-day, learning intensive, non-residential summer camp that teaches important free enterprise principles,...

June 01

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Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College Reflects Sense of Community in Seventh Season Lineup

During the 2018-2019 Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College ( HT@MTC ) season, many of the acts you’ll see on stage will sell out venues twice the size of HT@MTC , but that’s the uniqueness of Harbison Theatre's performing arts space. The...

June 01

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New Scholarship Gives $10,000 for MTC Nursing Graduates to Pursue Bachelor’s Degrees

(left to right) Mik Williams of American Public University presented the $10,000 check to MTC’s Tom Ledbetter, representing the MTC Foundation; and Trilla Mays and Doris Chaplin, representing MTC’s nursing program. The Higher Education Research and...

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