Manatee Technical College – 50 Years Strong
Since welcoming our first students in 1963, Manatee Technical College (MTC) has provided thousands of individuals with the education and training necessary to achieve life-changing career success. Today we have the second largest enrollment in adult career preparation in the state of Florida. Students in our 50th graduating class will continue MTC’s tradition of excellence as they become successful contributors to our community and our region’s economy.
MTC offers over 50 career prep programs in the fields of manufacturing, construction, communication and information technology, hospitality and tourism, medical and health-related occupations, public service, salon services, business administration, automotive and marine service technologies. Each of our instructors has hands-on industry experience, bringing real-world knowledge to our curriculum, passion to the classroom and a commitment to their students’ success
MTC trains students in occupations relevant to the infrastructure and future growth of our community. We work with business and industry to provide both entry-level and continuing education employee training programs that enable companies to compete and prosper. We help companies improve productivity while providing employees with new opportunities to achieve real-world success. MTC offers customizable, affordable programs that teach new skills or enhance existing ones.
Our new main campus is equipped with the latest equipment and technology, providing our faculty and students with a dynamic teaching and learning environment. Our new state-of-the-art facility matches the award-winning education that takes place at Manatee Technical College –- for the last ten years our students have won the most medals in the nation in the annual workforce-focused SkillsUSA competition. Complete information about our programs is available on our website: www.ManateeTech.edu