MTC inducts 24 into National Adult Education Honor Society

(Bradenton, FL—May 2, 2016)   Manatee Technical College inducted 24 students into the National Adult Education Honor Society on April 28.  The ceremony for the school’s adult general education students was held in the Bayshore High School Auditorium, next...

Manatee Tech brings home the gold from FL-SkillsUSA

(Bradenton, FL—April 28, 2016)   Manatee Technical College students won 45 gold medals, 23 silver and 18 bronze medals at the 2016 Florida SkillsUSA Conference.  Close to 1,000 students and over 100 high schools and colleges competed at the...

MTech selects MTC students to redesign company logo

(Bradenton, FL—April 21, 2016) On April 21, 2016, MTech Mobile Device Management president and founder Tony Fernandez selected two Manatee Technical College students to work with him to redesign his company’s logo. Douglas Forsythe and Terrell Fields, both 20,...

Four qualify for international competition at FL- HOSA

(Bradenton, FL—April 18, 2016) Four health occupations students from Manatee Technical College qualified to compete at the International Leadership Conference of HOSA-Future Health Professionals when they competed at the state level in Orlando April 14-17, 2016. Twelve MTC students...

Air-Conditioning students get first-hand look at new Air & Energy

(Bradenton, FL—April 8, 2016) Manatee Technical College air-conditioning, refrigeration and heating technology students visited Air & Energy’s new downtown Bradenton headquarters for a first-hand look at their chosen industry this week. MTC students were given the opportunity to learn...

Awards presented to outstanding volunteers and alumni at MTC

 Earl Stockton of Mote Marine Laboratories, representatives from Tropicana, and two alumni from Manatee Technical College were presented awards at the annual advisory committee dinner meeting at Manatee Technical College on April 7, 2016. Director Doug Wagner presented a...

TIFF recognizes and encourages supporters at 10th anniversary

Manatee Technical College web development student Matthew Vreman redesigned the TIFF website http://toinformfamiliesfirst.org.   His mother, father and grandmother came to see him recognized for his work at a 10th anniversary recognition ceremony.  TIFF founder and President Christine Olson called...

TIFF to recognize supporters at Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—March 18, 2016) To Inform Families First (TIFF) will recognize the people and organizations that helped it get started 10 years ago and have helped the initiative reach millions of people since then. The awards presentation will take...

Day of Beauty fundraiser April 2 at Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—March 17, 2016)   Treat yourself to a Day of Beauty on Saturday, April 2, 2016.  Cosmetology students at Manatee Technical College are offering manicures, pedicures, haircuts, hair color, facials, waxing and more to raise money to compete...

Fire Science Academy graduates class #27

(Bradenton, FL—March 12, 2016)   The Fire Science Academy of Manatee Technical College graduated class number 27 on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at MTC’s Main Campus.   The Manatee County Honor Guard led the processional of the 15 graduates:...

We Care Project at MTC Provides Dental Care to School Children

(Bradenton, FL—March 11, 2016)   About 20 local school children received dental care through the “We Care” Dental Project at Manatee Technical College East Campus on March 11, 2016.  Local dentists joined MTC Dental Assisting students to provide pediatric...

Manatee Technical College mid-year graduation

(Bradenton, FL—March 12, 2016) Manatee Technical College held its mid-school-year graduation ceremony in Cantrell Hall at 6:00 p.m. on March 11, 2016. The college graduated 85 students who completed one of the Main Campus career certificate programs between November...

Day of Beauty at Manatee Technical College a success

Mother and daughter Melissa and Hannah Royce enjoy the Day of Beauty at Manatee Technical College.  It was a first-time pedicure for both of them.  “It’s awesome!” said high-school senior Hannah.  “I’ll definitely be back—next time for a facial!” ...

MTC Fire Academy graduation March 12, 10-11:30 a.m.

You are cordially invited to attend the graduation ceremony of MTC Fire Academy #27 to be held in the Wagner Auditorium of MTC Main Campus, located at 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL. Please park in the front...

Car Show Draws over 1,000

Over 1,000 people attended the 4th Annual Car, Truck and Bike Show at Manatee Technical College on Sunday, February 28, 2016.  The show featured over 100 entries and 13 awards for pre-war through modern.  Jeff Davis won Best in Show for...

Manatee District Schools excel at Regional SkillsUSA

(Bradenton, FL—February 25, 2016)   Manatee District Schools’ students excelled at the 2016 Region 6 Florida SkillsUSA competitions.  Manatee Technical College students won 53 Gold, 27 Silver, and 20 Bronze medals. Over 430 students from nine schools from five...

Nursing students graduate from Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—February 23, 2016)   The Practical Nursing program at Manatee Technical College held a graduation ceremony on February 22, 2016, in Cantrell Hall. Eleven students completed the licensure program.   Doug Wagner, director of Manatee Technical College, told the...

Law Enforcement Academy graduates day class

(Bradenton, FL—February 24, 2016) The Law Enforcement Academy at Manatee Technical College held a graduation ceremony on February 24, 2016, for its day class. Fourteen students completed the state certificate program: Lauren Bates, Jason Burchett, Jeramy Campbell, Nina Fester,...

MTC to host FL SkillsUSA Regionals this Thursday, Feb. 25

On Thursday, February 25, 2016, Manatee Technical College will host the annual Florida SkillsUSA Region 6 Skill and Leadership Conference.  Nine (9) schools from as far away as Collier County will be attending the event.  Over 500 students will...