Associate of Arts DepartmentsArts & Sciences Approved OGTP Pathways Associate of Arts Associate of Science Business Business Management – Accounting Option Accounting Certificate Business Management – Accelerated Business Management (ASAP) Business Management – Degree Business Management Certificate Business Management – Agribusiness Option Business Management – Human Resource Management Option Business Management – Marketing Media Business Management – Real Estate Option Business Management – Supply Chain/Logistics Management Option Office Administration Degree Office Administration Certificate Office Administration [Medical Option] Engineering Electrical Engineering Technology – Alternative Energy Option Electrical Engineering Technology Electrical Engineering Technology-Smart Technology Option Mechanical Engineering Technology Robotics & Automation Engineering Technology Degree Robotics & Automation Engineering Technology Certificate Healthcare Advanced Standing (LPN, Paramedic, Military Medic) to RN Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) Exercise Science [Certificate] Healthcare Management [Certificate] Health Information Technology (HIT) — Clinical Health Informatics Option HIT – Clinical Health Informatics – Technical Certificate Health Information Technology (HIT) — Coding and Reimbursement Option (HIT) — Coding and Reimbursement Option -Technical Certificate Medical Assisting Certificate Medical Billing and Coding [Certificate] Medical Laboratory Technology Nurse Aide Training (STNA) [External Certification] Nursing RN Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Phlebotomy/ Medical Laboratory Assistant [Certificate] Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) Radiologic Technology (RT) Respiratory Therapy (RRT) Surgical Technology Information Technology CIT – Cyber Security CIT – Networking Option CIT – Networking Certificate CIT – Software Development Technology Degree CIT – Software Development Technology Certificate CIT – Web Development [Certificate] IT External Certification Public Service Criminal Justice Criminal Justice – Probation Officer Option Law Enforcement Degree Law Enforcement Certificate Social Work and Addictions Technology Addictions Studies Certificate Helpful LinksApply Co-Ops & Internships Scholarships Tuition & Fees View Curriculum in Catalog Program Description The Program – Associate of Arts The Associate of Arts (AA) Degree at Marion Technical College is designed to be a cost-effective option for someone who is ultimately seeking a four-year degree. The AA degree includes the core curriculum that most bachelors of arts programs require. The Ohio Department of Higher Education has guaranteed that the AA degree will transfer to all of Ohio’s public colleges and universities. The purposes of this associate’s degree are to: (1) provide students with the opportunity to affordably complete the first two years of a bachelor’s degree; (2) enable students to transfer (often as a junior) to colleges and universities and earn a bachelor’s degree; and, (3) demonstrate to employers a student who successfully completed a degree program and possesses a well-rounded education. Did You Know? By starting your bachelor’s degree at MTC with the AA, you can save thousands of dollars on tuition. Note the cost comparison chart below. College/University # of Credit Hours Cost* Marion Technical College 12 CREDIT HOURS OR LESS $180/CREDIT HOUR Bowling Green State University 11 credit hours or less $379/credit hour Toledo undefined $335/credit hour Akron 15 credit hours or less $359/credit hour *All amounts were found on each university’s web site. What Can I Do With This Degree? The AA degree is a two-year liberal arts/general education degree comprised of courses that emphasize English, Mathematics, and the Natural Sciences. The AA also has components of the Social Sciences and the Arts/Humanities. Graduates of this program will have the general education necessary to pursue a bachelor’s degree at most four-year colleges and universities as juniors. Flexible Option The possibilities for this degree are endless! Once you transfer your credits, you can choose to complete a bachelor’s degree in almost any field of study. The degree is designed to get the general courses completed so you can focus on a career path that interests you during your bachelor’s program. There are numerous courses within the AA degree that can be completed online, which will maximize your flexibility. Thus, you can fit many classes into your busy schedule! To see a list of courses that will apply toward the AA or AS degree, go to www.mtc.edu. Approved OGTP pathways with the Ohio Department of Higher Education (ODHE), including a revised OGTP in Business. OGTP Associate of Arts in Business OGTP Associate of Arts in English OGTP Associate of Arts in History OGTP Associate of Sciences-to-Bachelor of Science (AS-to-BS) in Psychology OGTP Associate of Arts to Bachelor of Arts (AA to BA) in Psychology OGTP Associate of Arts in Social Work/Social Services Application Process MTC Application for Admission and nonrefundable application fee. Final high school transcript (or GED results) and college transcripts (if applicable). Successful completion of the Basic Skills Assessment (ACCUPLACER) and Technology Skills Test (TST) is required. Any college foundation courses suggested by placement results are highly recommended. For More Information, Contact: Admission Office Marion Technical College 1467 Mt. Vernon Ave. Marion, OH 43302 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org 740.389.4636 Faculty Sorry no post found.