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Anatomy and Physiology Class (Photo by Byron Hagan)

Drone Delivering Life Jacket in Search and Rescue Class-McDowell Fire, Rescue and EMS College

Helicopter Search and Rescue Class at McDowell Fire, Rescue and EMS College

Graduation is May 11th. Get Ready to Celebrate!

Learning for Life
Dr. Dustin Washburn

Student Spotlight

Marion native Dustin Washburn worked in commercial construction before entering McDowell Technical Community College’s Emergency Medical Service (EMS) programs. He graduated from the College with a paramedic certificate and worked for three years as a full-ti...
Registration is going on now for both summer and fall semesters!


Medical Billing and Coding Class Begins April 30th

medical billing and coding
Our next Medical Billing and Coding Class will begin on April 30th. Registration is going on now in the Harold Smith Building. Visit our Continuing Education web page for more information and a downloadable brochure. (Photo: Chattanooga State)

Register for Two Semesters at Once!

Dr. Penny Cross
For the first time in our history, students will be able to register for summer and fall classes at the same time. Registration begins on Monday, April 16th.

McDowell Tech Expo

You are invited to the McDowell Tech Expo, which will be held on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 on the campus at McDowell Technical Community College. During the Expo, participants may choose two sessions, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, from among 20 different options for a three-hour hands-on introduction to that program. Exploring these options could help you decide whether to return to school to enhance job skills, choose a new career, or train for a second-job. Explore something new today! Find out more and register online at

Application Deadline Extended

LPN graduation
The APPLICATION DEADLINE for Fall 2018 entry into the Practical Nursing Program has been extended to May 9, 2018. Interested applicants may contact Belinda Foster at 828-652-0611 for further details.

Events Calendar

McDowell Tech Expo

Date: 5/5/2018, 9 AM – 4 PM
Time: 9 AM – 4 PM
Location: McDowell Tech campus