Patient care technicians graduate from MTC with professionalism

(Bradenton, FL—June 19, 2017)   The Patient Care Technician program at Manatee Technical College graduated 21 students on June 19.  Ninety-six percent (96%) of the class passed the Certified Nursing Assistant exam.  Half of the class were adults and...

MTC apprenticeship graduates in early childhood education

(Bradenton, FL—June 13, 2017)   The Early Childhood Education apprenticeship program at Manatee   Technical College graduated 33 students on June 13.  All graduated having earned the national Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential, which is considered key to career advancement...

Nine graduate from optometric assisting program

(Bradenton, FL—June 9, 2017)   Nine students graduated from the Optometric Assisting program at Manatee Technical College on June 8.  Graduates were Lauren Jacques, Elida Castillo, Alexis Garza (front, left to right), Julia Garcia, Maria Lopez, Kimberly Zabran (middle,...

MTC Fire Science Academy graduates class #31…31% women

(Bradenton, FL—June 8, 2017)   “Good job, mom!” exclaimed an 8-year-old as she was watching her mother graduate from the Manatee Technical College Fire Academy.  Firefighter class number 31 graduated on June 7, and 31% of the class were...

MTC to offer health careers summer camp for high schoolers

(Bradenton, FL—May 30, 2017)   Manatee Technical College will offer a summer camp for high school students interested in exploring careers in healthcare.  MTC was awarded a grant from the Gulfcoast South Area Health Education Center to offer the...

MTC: Sweet Success at State SkillsUSA

(Bradenton, FL—April 27, 2017)   Many Manatee Technical College students were all smiles as they arrived back on campus Wednesday—most of them wearing their medals around their necks—after enjoying many successes at the 2017 state SkillsUSA competitions.  The Florida...

150 MTC students inducted into National Technical Honor Society

(Bradenton, FL—April 12, 2017) Entrepreneur and 22-year U.S. Army veteran Richard Rousey was one of 150 Manatee Technical College students to be inducted into the National Technical Honor Society on April 11 at MTC. The annual induction ceremony marked...

Two from MTC qualify for international HOSA competition

(Bradenton, FL—April 11, 2017)   Dental assisting students Heather Thielen and Gabrielle Hook qualified to compete at the international level when they took first and third place, respectively, in college-level Dental Terminology at the HOSA Future Health Professionals State...

Nurses graduate from Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—April 3, 2017)   Over 200 friends and family members, many with balloons and flowers, filled Cantrell Hall on April 3 as Manatee Technical College graduated 20 students from its Practical Nursing program. “Each one of us chose...

MTC honors outstanding business partners

(Bradenton, FL—March 7, 2017) Manatee Technical College honored three outstanding business partners at its semi-annual advisory committee meeting on March 6. The three honorees were pediatric dentist Dr. J. Robert (Rob) Hynton, the Bradenton Police Department under the leadership...

MTC graduates class of nine dental assistants | From the Bradenton Herald

Nine dental assisting technology and management students graduated from Manatee Technical College on Wednesday. Austin Bennett delivered the graduation speech to his classmates, channeling Beyonce into a speech that incorporated the words of her song, “I was here.” Bennett...

MTC car show draws over 1,000 in spite of weather

      (Bradenton, FL—February 18, 2017)   The threat of rain didn’t keep about 1,000 people from attending the 5th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show at Manatee Technical College on Saturday.  It did cut it short by...