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ABOUT MTC
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About MTC

Fast Facts About MTC

Tiny SpiralAFFILIATION

MTC is a state-assisted technical college. It is one of 24 two-year public colleges in Ohio.

Tiny SpiralACADEMIC YEAR

MTC is on a semester system.

Tiny SpiralADMISSIONS

MTC is an open admission institution. Anyone with a high school diploma or GED is eligible for admission.

Tiny SpiralCAMPUS

Marion Technical College is located on a 180-acre campus just east of the city of Marion on State Route 95, sharing five buildings with The Ohio State University at Marion [OSUM].The Campus includes the Technical Education Center, Health Technologies Building, Morrill Hall, Alber Student Center, Library/Classroom Building, and Maynard Hall. In addition, MTC’s Center for Workforce Development and Engineering Technologies division are housed in a building adjacent to Campus.

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The average class size for lecture courses is 24 students; for lab courses the average is 17.

Tiny SpiralCOST TO ATTEND

MTC’s tuition is $170 per credit hour. Tuition per term for a full-time (12 hrs) student is $2,040, 13-16 hrs is $2,191, and 17 hrs is $140 per credit hour. Laboratory fees, textbooks, and supplies are in addition to tuition and fees.

Tiny SpiralDEGREE PROGRAMS

MTC awards the Associate of Applied Business, Associate of Applied Science, and Associate of Technical Studies degrees in Business, Engineering, Health, Information, and Public Service technologies. In addition, one-year or short-term certificate programs are available in the technology areas.

Tiny SpiralENROLLMENT

Current MTC enrollment is approximately 2,700 credit students. Over 38,000 have attended MTC since it was founded in 1970.

Tiny SpiralFINANCIAL AID

Over 90% of students attending MTC are eligible for some type of financial aid. MTC provides students with over $10 million in grants, scholarships, loans, and other college financial aid each year.

Tiny SpiralLEARNING RESOURCES

Students have access to a variety of learning resources, including tutoring, disability services, computer labs, and student e-mail. The Marion Campus Library is part of The Ohio State University Library system and is a member of the OhioLINK system. The total library collection includes more than 5.5 million volumes.

Tiny SpiralPOST SECONDARY ENROLLMENT OPTION (PSEO) PROGRAM

MTC is very active in the PSEO program with over 500 students enrolled at MTC as a PSEO student. MTC conducts PSEO classes on-site at the following high schools:  Bucyrus, Centerburg, Delaware Hayes, Elgin, Highland, Ridgedale, and Upper Sandusky High Schools Wynford, Pioneer, River Valley, Northmor, and Cardington-Lincoln. For more information, click here.

Tiny SpiralSCHOOL COLORS

Blue and Gold.

Tiny SpiralSTUDENT ACTIVITIES

MTC sponsors various clubs and organizations, intramural athletics, unique Outdoor Pursuits programs, recreational and common areas, a gymnasium, aerobics and weight room facilities, meeting rooms, and lounge areas. MTC students are also eligible to participate in Marion Campus athletic programs, such as women’s volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball, soccer, and golf.

 Tiny SpiralSTUDENT PROFILE

  1. Average age is 27.4
  2. 32% age text 20; 37% age text 29
  3. 64% female; 36% male
  4. 48% live in Marion County
  5. 55% attend part-time
  6. 60% work while attending college
  7. 86% day students; 14% evening students

Tiny SpiralTRANSFERING CREDITS

Ohio Articulation and Transfer Policy guarantees that Ohio college students and graduates can transfer credits from one public institution to another provided they were completed when the courses were approved as courses guaranteed for transfer. Such courses are contained in MTC's Ohio Transfer Module (OTM), Transfer and Assurance Guide (TAG), and/or Career Technical Credit Transfer (CTAG2). MTC has nearly 100 courses guaranteed to transfer into various university and college majors. Click here for the approved course list.

 

 
                     

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1467 Mount Vernon Ave.
Marion, Ohio 43302
740.389.4636
enroll@mtc.edu