Fast Facts


  • Approximately 2,800 students are currently enrolled.
  • Approximately 1,300 College Credit Plus students.
  • More than 52,000 students have attended MTC since its founding in 1970.
  • The average student’s age is 27.
  • Student population is 64% female; 36% male.
  • Nearly half of MTC students live in Marion County.
  • More than half of MTC students attend part-time and 60% work while enrolled.
  • Nearly 10% of MTC attend evening classes.
  • Average class size of 24 students for lecture courses; 17 for lab courses.


  • E-sports Varsity and Club
  • Various clubs and organizations, intramural athletics, unique outdoor programs, recreational and common areas, a gymnasium, aerobics and weight room facilities, meeting rooms, and lounge areas.
  • Variety of learning resources, including tutoring, disability services, computer labs, and more.
  • School colors are blue and white.


  • MTC provides more than $10 million in grants, scholarships, loans, and other college financial aid each year.
  • Many MTC students are eligible for financial aid – grants, loans, and scholarships.
  • Laboratory fees, textbooks, and supplies are in addition to tuition and fees. Tuition and Fees
    Ohio Resident Non-Resident
    1-12 Credit Hours . . . . $195 per Credit Hour 1-12 Credit Hours . . . . $340 per Credit Hour
    13-18 Credit Hours . . . . $2535 Total 13-18 Credit Hours . . . .$4540 Total
    19+ Credit Hours . . . ..$165 per Credit Hour 19+ Credit Hours . . . . $310 per Credit Hour


  • MTC is a state-assisted technical college.
  • One of 23 two-year public colleges in Ohio.
  • MTC is an open admission institution, which means anyone with a high school diploma or GED can apply.
  • Located on a 180-acre campus just east of the city of Marion on State Route 95.
  • Campus includes the Bryson Hall/Technical Education Center, Health Technologies Building, Morrill Hall, Alber Student Center, Library/Classroom Building, and Maynard Hall.
  • We share five buildings with The Ohio State University at Marion.
  • Our campus library is part of The Ohio State University Library and the OhioLINK systems.
  • The total library collection includes more than 5.5 million volumes.


  • We award Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Business, Associate of Applied Science, and Associate of Technical Studies degrees in business, engineering, health, information, and public service technologies.
  • We also offer one-year and short-term certificate programs. We have nearly 100 courses that are guaranteed to transfer to various university and college majors.

Workforce Solutions

MTC offers a comprehensive set of training and testing solutions for incumbent workers.