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Midlands Technical College (MTC)

1260 Lexington Drive, West Columbia, SC

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Helping students achieve their goals – that’s what is the prime focus of Midlands Technical College. Once you enroll yourself to Midlands Technical College courses, you can be rest assured that no matter what your career ambitions are, this college will help you achieve your goals. Whether you are a high school graduate or a mid-career professional this college is committed to provide quality education to enrich your future. Whether your future aspirations include technical education or health sciences or arts – this college has lots to offer.

Midlands Technical College serves the primary region of Richland, Lexington and Fairfield counties of South Carolina. Providing a great college education not only prepares the students for a great future, but also strengthens the economic and social vitality of the community at large. Students of today are the future of the community tomorrow. Preparing them today will help secure a better tomorrow for the society.

Colleges or college life creates a long lasting impression on an individual’s life. With quality education and an environment conducive for studying, growth and development, Midlands Technical College gives its students with such course offerings that help them create a successful career for themselves.

This college believes in commitment to students, excellence, integrity, diversity and commitment to economic vitality and quality of life. With these values Midlands Technical College helps students trace a path of individual development through a pursuit of knowledge, education and self improvement. College is the very basic stepping stone towards living a quality life.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $5,700. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. There is also a $35 application fee for those applying to a program. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • Annual tuition estimates are:
    • State Residents: $3,800-$4,500
    • Out-of-State: $11,000-$13,560
  • Charges per unit:
    • State Residents: $160-$190 per credit unit
    • Nonresidents: $470-$570 per credit unit

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid93%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships92%$4,964
Receiving Student Loans33%$4,280
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Admissions, Academics, & Student Services

Student Services

To help support students, Midlands Technical College may offer services to students like:

  • Online course work available
  • Classes offered on nights and weekends
  • Remedial courses
  • Academic counseling for students
  • Work study style employment
  • Assisting students to find work

Graduation & Transfer Rates

Community colleges offer a variety of career and transfer options for students. The following table shows the graduation and transfer-out rates for MTC, versus those community colleges in South Carolina, which can be valuable information for determining which school to attend.

 MTCLexington CountySouth Carolina
Graduation Rate9.9%-12.0%
Transfer-out Rate25.4%-17.6%

Specialized Programs & Accreditations

  • Dental Assistant Program
    • Accredited by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation (since 1966)
  • Dental Hygienist Program
    • Accredited by the American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation (since 1968)
  • Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
  • Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) Program
    • Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1977)
  • Radiology Technician Program
    • Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (since 1976)
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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

Get more information about the programs offered by Midlands Technical College by clicking the request information to the right.

(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Construction Trades

Education

Engineering Technology

Family and Consumer Sciences

Foreign Languages and Literature

Health and Clinical Professions

Interdisciplinary Studies

Legal Professions and Studies

Liberal Arts and Sciences

Mechanic and Repair Technology

Precision Production

Public Administration and Social Services

Science Technology

Security and Protective Services

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

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ACCEPTANCE RATE
nan%

FINANCIAL AID RATE
93%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
20:1

DEGREES OFFERED ONLINE
8

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$5,634