Dr. Ronald L. Rhames

Dr. Ronald L. Rhames

This month’s President’s Newsletter covers the two issues of our present time that will undoubtedly leave an everlasting mark – recovering from a pandemic and responding to injustice. As the first South Carolina technical college graduate to go on to become its President, my view of the current challenges we face is unique. Day in and day out, I am committed to providing a safe environment with equal learning and growth opportunities for all. I take pride in the fact that Midlands Technical College’s leadership and student body is representative of the communities in which we serve. We epitomizes diversity that is reflected in our community and our country. As such, we are committed to our students, committed to our community, and committed to progress. I will enumerate the driving principles at our college....

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MTC Announces Student Return to Campus Plan

MTC Campus Reopening

The South Carolina economy depends on our college to provide highly-skilled, impeccably trained graduates. As MTC prepares to welcome student’s back on-campus, the college has developed answers to students’ frequently asked questions, as well enacted a Return to Campus Plan for Students. Learn about precautions activated by the college, expectations of our students, and adjustments to course delivery.

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MTC Employees Returning in Phases

Clean and Disinfect!

The MTC three-phased campus reopening plan for employees begins Monday, June 15 with one third of college employees returning to campus. The second and third phase brings the rest of employees back to campus in two waves in late-June and mid-July. Once on campus, the new procedures and changes for limiting the risk of COVID-19 spreading in offices, classrooms, and common areas will be activated. The MTC priority is maintaining a safe environment where learning can thrive.

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Success Story

"One of the things that MTC helped me out with was giving me the schedule that allowed me to work and do school at the same time."

Ken Yamashiro

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Success Story

"Those scholarships changed my life. They allowed me to walk into my career and into my marriage debt free."

Catalina Fortner

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Success Story

"By the time I finished my internship, I had three job offers."

Ashlee Hayes

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"“The resources from being so close to a college are also unique. We've hired students from MTC. We had our assistant manufacturing manager take courses here. And, one of our managers used to teach at MTC.""

William E. Brewer

Bill Brewer, DPX Technologies, LLC

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"“MTC has prepared me for the future by providing me with a new perspective on life.”"

Ashley Ramirez

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"It's a wonderful place to attend, and you will meet a lot of people, and they are concerned about you. I enjoyed it so much I signed up to come back."

Annie Dillard

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On the Road with Myles

Myles is frequently at HT@MTC for the shows! Tickets for the 2019-2020 season are on sale now – see you at the theatre!

See Myles in action.