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,...

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...

19 graduate from MTC Law Enforcement Academy | from the Bradenton Herald

Manatee County Sheriff Rick Wells spoke at Manatee Technical College’s Law Enforcement Academy graduation on Wednesday in Wagner Auditorium at MTC in Bradenton. Nineteen students graduated from the academy as they pursue careers in law enforcement. Zack Wittman zwittman@bradenton.com...