Mr. Ed Walsh » Bio



Began teaching full time at MTCC in 1997. Originally from Ohio, resides in Nebo, with his wife, Amy, and two sons: Jonathan and Patrick. Enjoys baseball, boxing, euchre, golf and guitar.


Certified in: 

  • Computer Literacy
  • E-Commerce
  • Networking
  • Adobe Animate
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Microsoft Access
  • Microsoft Excel 
  • Adobe & CIW Web Design Specialist



MBA - Western Carolina University.


BSAS - Youngstown State University.


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Timeline (ongoing - under construction)



 1998 Started working with Adobe Page Mill 
1998 Started teaching C++ Programming
1998 Started to teach CIS 110 online using Blackboard
1998 Began working HTML and JavaScript into various classes - as an HTML course didn't exist at this time
1999 Started working with Microsoft Front Page 2000
1999 Started teaching Java Programming and HTML 
2000 Coordinated a project with the North Carolina Board of Dietetics to have some of our students create their first Web Page.
2001 Started teaching Java Server Pages 
2002  Started using certification study guides for CIW and CompTIA as text books in the classroom
2005 Developed website (pro bono) for local business owner styled completely with CSS and Strict HTML Validation.
2006 Earned Brainbench Certification in Computer Fundamentals (Win XP) 
2007-2008 Began offering Brainbench Certifications to students in CIS 110
2008 Began offering CIW Certifications in Networking, and Web Design
2012-2013 Sixteen CIW certifications were earned by students at MTCC.
2016-2017 Twenty Adobe certifications and Thirteen Microsoft Certifications were earned by students at MTCC.
2018 - (July) presently working on New Degree Proposal - (not yet approved) for Cyber Crime Technology
2019 - July:  Update!  We are now approved for out Cyber Crime Technology Associate's Degree and it begins this FALL!!