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...

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...