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...

Big wins for MTC at SkillsUSA regionals

(Bradenton, FL—February 23, 2017)   Student after student from Manatee Technical College was announced a winner in the 2017 Region 6 SkillsUSA Skills and Leadership Conference on February 23.  MTC students won 123 medals: 64 gold, 35 silver and...

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...

Dental assistants graduate Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—February 16, 2017)   Nine dental assisting technology and management students graduated from Manatee Technical College on February 15.  Graduate Austin Bennett wove the lyrics to Beyonce’s “I Was Here” into an emotional speech addressing his classmates: Claudia...

Manatee Technical College graduates 146 in winter ceremony

(Bradenton, FL—January 26, 2017)   Balloons and flowers dotted the crowd of family and friends as Manatee Technical College graduated 146 students Thursday evening.  The main campus programs included construction, manufacturing, automotive, business, cosmetology and design programs. “One year...