Time to enroll in GED preparation and Adult ESOL at MTC

(Bradenton, FL—August 21, 2017)   Adults who want to earn a GED® or learn English may enroll with Manatee Technical College.   Manatee Technical College is an Official Adult Education Provider in the state of Florida.   The GED Test Preparation...

Still time to enroll in select programs at MTC

(Bradenton, FL—August 10, 2017) Manatee Technical College is still accepting applications for a handful of programs—but time is running out. Interested individuals should complete the online application and make an appointment to see a career counselor as quickly as...

First class of Executive Practical Nursing students graduate MTC

(Bradenton, FL—August 9, 2017)   Manatee Technical College graduated its first class of Executive Practical Nurses on August 8.  Grads Amanda Graves and Kendra Mingleton gave a unique joint address. After exclaiming, “We did it!” Mingleton shared some of...

Veteran graduate’s message hits home

A salute to Sam Hudson, one of 318 students who graduated from Manatee Technical College on June 26. The U.S. Army combat veteran was one of MTC’s commencement speakers and his message had to resonate with the audience. Hudson...

Construction Rodeo | From SRQ Daily

The other day I received a call that I couldn’t have been happier to get. Steve Panagiotakis, the vice president of operations for Bright Future Electric, hired an impressive 18 students as interns from the recent Construction Rodeo. What...

Manatee Technical College graduates law enforcement recruits

  (Bradenton, FL—June 28, 2017)   Manatee Technical College graduated 15 students from its Florida Law Enforcement Academy on June 26. Class leader Josiah Hartsell presented a plaque from the class to academy coordinator Michael Marchand.  Marchand was filling...

10 National SkillsUSA Champions for Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—June 28, 2017)   Manatee Technical College has 10 new SkillsUSA National Champions.  MTC students brought home 4 gold medals, 5 silver medals and 1 bronze medal from the 2017 National SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference.  The week-long...

Manatee Technical College graduates 53rd class

(Bradenton, FL—June 26, 2017) Manatee Technical College graduated 318 students on June 26. A total of 739 students graduated from the college during the 2016-17 school year to date. The class of 2017 is the 53rd for Manatee Tech—the...

MTC graduates over 100 from GED and ESOL programs

(Bradenton, FL—June 22, 2017)   “I’m living proof you can graduate,” said Kathleen Sierra.  She and fellow graduation speaker Nicole Dotson spoke to over 100 graduates from Manatee Technical College adult education programs and a full house of family...

MTC graduates Medical Assistants with great job outlook

(Bradenton, FL—June 21, 2017)   The Medical Assisting program at Manatee Technical College graduated 12 students on June 21. Graduates were Tammy Olson, Ashley Prezioso, Elizabeth Brady, Nicole Knies, Myrlandha Marc, Ana Ochoa, Shalia Evans, Nachell Proctor, Talaya Turner,...

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...

Dental assisting graduate recalls volunteerism as highlight

(Bradenton, FL—June 14, 2017)   The Dental Assisting Technology and Management program at Manatee Technical College graduated 16 students on June 14.   “This wasn’t just a program,” said class speaker Gretchen Freeman, “this was a year of our...

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,...