Ron Rhames and Margaret Holmes surrounded by veterans

Purple Heart College

Affirming its longstanding commitment to providing quality higher education and support services to military veterans and their families, the Midlands Technical College (MTC) Commission voted to designate MTC a Purple Heart College. I hope we all take some time this week to remember those who make sacrifices and put their lives on the line to protect ours.

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Individual Solutions for the Individual Business

Business Solution Team Members

Whether a company wants to enhance the skills of one employee or its entire workforce, training solutions are not one size fits all. Read how the MTC’s Business Solutions team helped REI Automation, Inc. identify and implement the right workforce solutions.

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Airport Plane-Crash Exercise Gives MTC Students Life-Changing Lessons

During the AirSafe mock exercise, MTC student Aimee Axtell (center) suffered a “gash” to her forehead.

When the Columbia Metropolitan Airport needed volunteer victims for a plane-crash exercise, MTC students were quick to respond. Read how this adrenaline-charged event gave students life-changing lessons that can’t be taught in a classroom.

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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.