Mr. Chip Cross, Director of the MTCC Foundation, Dr. John Gossett, President of McDowell Technical Community College and Mr. Sim Butler, Chair of the MTCC Foundation, recently recognized major sponsors of the 2017 MTCC Golf Tournament for their support of the Foundation and its efforts to raise funds in support of the college and its programs. Countryside BBQ, Farm Bureau Insurance and Pepsi each received framed certificates from the MTCC Foundation Board of Directors.
The tournament was held earlier this summer at the Marion Lake Club and raised almost $7,000 for student scholarships. Over 70% of MTCC students receive some form of financial assistance each year and scholarship funds such as these help the college meet those needs.
"We want to thank everyone who supported our Foundation Golf Tournament by sponsoring a team, participating in the tournament, sponsoring a hole, donating gifts to be auctioned, or volunteering, but we especially thank these major sponsors, without whom we would not have been as successful," said Cross. Twenty-five four-man teams participated in the tournament, and almost 150 people and organizations supported this effort in total!
Partnering For Brighter Futures!
Partnering For Brighter Futures: Thanks to McDowell High School for hosting the college and other members of the Carolinas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (CACRAO) for a student recruiting event this week.
McDowell Tech 50th Anniversary T-Shirts On Sale for $10!
McDowell Tech 50th Anniversary T-Shirts on sale in the campus bookstore for $10!
Student Resource Manual
This Student Resource Manual is your
guide through your educational experience here at McDowell Tech. Inside you will find policies,
procedures, rules, due dates and other things that you will need to know. You will also find names
and number of people who are willing to assist you in any way as well as a calendar that can help
you plan each semester.
If you are interested in pursuing a career in health care, explore the following possibilities at MTCC:
Health Information Technology
Associate Degree Nursing (RN)
Practical Nurse Education (LPN)
Nurse Aide I
Nurse Aide I Refresher
Nurse Aide II
Phlebotomy (offered through Continuing Ed)
For more information, contact Stephanie Throneburg at 652-0646.
Study For The College Placement Test!
FREE Accuplacer, ACT, ASVAB, PRAXIS, and TEAS test prep Classes 3-5 PM every Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday!
Classes are ongoing. Call 659-6001 ext.131 for schedule information!
Adult High School (AHS) or High School Equivalency (HSE)
CALL 659-6001 today to sign up for orientation!
If you left high school before earning your diploma, MTCC offers two options for
you to complete your high school education and enhance your job readiness.
(Please make sure that you are on campus when you sign up. Cannot be accessed from "MTCC Guest" network.)
MTCC Now Part of Health-e-schools!
McDowell Technical Community College is now a part of Health-e-Schools. This is a program that provides medical care to clients in the place where they spend most of their time - school or work!
Our staff can provide medical care to students/employees, without students/employees missing school or work. This program helps the student/employee stay healthy, decreases school/work absences, and reduces out-of-work, travel, and wait time.
McDowell Technical Community College is a tobacco-free campus. If you would like assistance with smoking cessation, please contact QuitlineNC at 1-800-784-8669. It is a free call.