Manatee Technical College competes at HOSA regionals

(Bradenton, FL—February 11, 2016) Health occupations students from Manatee and Sarasota counties competed in the HOSA-Future Health Professionals regional competition at Manatee Technical College East Campus on February 3, 2016. Manatee Technical College students garnered 25 medals. The students...

Law Enforcement Academy earns perfect audit award

(Bradenton, FL—February 12, 2016) Manatee Technical College’s Law Enforcement Academy has earned a Meritorious Award from the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. The Academy was recognized for accomplishing a Perfect Trust Fund Audit for fiscal year 2013-14. The certificate...

Nursing students graduate from Manatee Technical College

PN grads June Sturdy, Sarah Delke, and Bona Hallmon listen to speaker (Bradenton, FL—December 17, 2015)   The Practical Nursing evening program at Manatee Technical College held a graduation ceremony on December 17 in Cantrell Hall.  Nineteen students completed...

MTC approved to offer Certified Professional Coder exam

Manatee Technical College has been approved by the AAPC as a test site for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam. The CPC certification is a nationally recognized certification for medical coders in physician’s offices and a variety of other...

Dental assisting students graduate Manatee Technical College

Dental Assisting graduates of Manatee Technical College recite the Dental Assistants Pledge at the conclusion of the January 14 ceremony at MTC East. Pictured here are Savannah King (back left), Kimberly Kitzman (center), Hailey Bokar (center right), and Victor...

MTC approved to offer Certified Professional Coder exam

Manatee Technical College has been approved by the AAPC as a test site for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam. The CPC certification is a nationally recognized certification for medical coders in physician’s offices and a variety of other...

Medical assistants graduate from Manatee Technical College

(Bradenton, FL—December 15, 2015)   The Medical Assisting program at Manatee Technical College held a graduation ceremony on Tuesday evening in Wagner Auditorium.  Seven students completed the career certificate program in the first semester of 2015.  This was the...

Winter Wonderland to Help Students and Community

MTC Marketing students are throwing a party to raise money for local charities and competition travel expenses. It is also a service learning project. Will you please help them get the word out? Flyer attached. Thanks! THE MARKETING CLASSES...

Dental Clinic for Migrant Children

The Passport to Wellness Dental Project was held at Manatee Technical College East Campus earlier today.  The Tropicana sponsored project served school-age migrant children who have limited access to routine dental care. Local dentists volunteered their time to perform checkups.  MTC Dental Assisting...

Career expo, job fair and open house at MTC 3-7pm December 9

(Bradenton, FL—December 2, 2015)   Manatee Technical College is hosting a Career Expo, Job Fair and Open House 3 to 7 p.m. December 9 in partnership with CareerSource Suncoast. Everyone is welcome.   Open house attendees will have the opportunity...

Dental clinic for migrant children this Friday at MTC East

(Bradenton, FL—December 1, 2015)   School children enrolled in the School District of Manatee County Migrant Program will receive free dental care at the Manatee Technical College East Campus in Lakewood Ranch from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on...

Migrant children to receive school supplies this Saturday 10 a.m.

Tropicana Adelante Team and MTC Farmworker Program at Falkner Farms (Bradenton, FL—November 12, 2015)   The Farmworker Career Development Program of Manatee Technical College and the Adelante Team of Tropicana Products, Inc., will be giving school supplies to migrant...

Two Donations to MTC in one Morning: Crosthwait and OneBlood

With proceeds from the Crosthwait Memorial Fishing Tournament, Mike Biggins (holding check), Harry Blenker, Jeff Stephenson (at podium) and Joe Kennedy presented a check for $7,000 to Manatee Technical College director Doug Wagner (far left) at the school’s 2015 fall advisory...

Blood Drive at Manatee Technical College November 9-10

Manatee Technical College (6305 State Road 70 E.) will hold a community blood drive on Monday and Tuesday, November 9 and 10 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. All donors will receive a free t-shirt and a wellness checkup including blood pressure,...

Meyers wins state award for education-workforce partnerships

(Bradenton, FL—October 23, 2015)  Martha Meyers, business and industry services specialist for Manatee Technical College, won the 2015 Education-Workforce Partner Award from the Florida Workforce Development Association.  CareerSource Suncoast board chair Adam Kendall presented her the award at the...

Photography, Art, Cartooning, I-Pad, Golf starting in November

(Bradenton, FL—October 22, 2015) Capture the beauty and love of the holidays through photography. Make art of your memories. Create cartoons. Get the most out of your I-Phone/I-Pad. Learn computer basics. Get ready for the golf course. These classes...

MTC to demonstrate new WeatherSTEM station on October 7

Teachers, students and community invited   (Bradenton, FL—September 17, 2015)  Manatee Technical College has been selected as the first site in Manatee County to receive a WeatherSTEM package.  The WeatherSTEM package is a weather station and a community centered...

Guest speakers to give voice to Manufacturing Day at MTC

MTC to roll out “Barracuda Business,” an MTC version of Shark Tank   (Bradenton, FL—September 28, 2015)  October 2 is National Manufacturing Day.  Manatee Technical College will host three guest speakers to discuss the state of manufacturing on the...