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Pardon our Dust!

Temporary Office Locations:

Academic Resource Center (ARC)
Building 19, Room 106

Student Services
Building 11, former ARC (second floor of library)

Financial Aid
Building 11, first floor (in library)

Dates to Remember
Summer / Fall 2023
Dec 11 Last day of class for Fall Semester
Dec 12 Final Grades due
Dec 14, 15, 18, 19 Work/Annual Leave
Dec 20-22, 25,26 Campus Closed (Holidays)
Dec 27-29 Campus Closed (Mandatory Annual Leave)
Jan 2 All FT Faculty Return
Jan 4 New Student Orientation
Jan 8 Classes Begin
Jan 10 End of Drop/Add: 16-week/1st 8-week Classes
Jan 15 Martin Luther King Jr. Day (Holiday)
Jan 18 Tuition Refund Deadline/10%
Jan 25 End of Drop/Add: 14-week Classes
Feb 9 Last Day to Receive Non-Punitive Grade of 'W'
Mar 6 End of Drop/Add: 2nd 8-week Classes
Mar 14-17 MTCC Fire Rescue College

Christmas Break 2023


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McDowell Technical Community College has over one hundred different degree, certification and diploma programs. Explore the featured areas of study below.

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College and Career Readiness

College News

Employees from State Employee's Credit Union (SECU) in Marion presented McDowell Technical Community College Foundation a check in the amount of $18,000 for student scholarships from SECU Foundation's "Bridge to Career Program" during the college's Second Annual Scholarship Luncheon held in November . L to R: Ryan Garrison, Interim President, MTCC; Chris Hawkins, Eva Davis and Misty Hensley, SECU of Marion; Valerie Dobson, Vice-President of Academics and Student Services at MTCC; and Stacy Buff, Vice-President of Workforce Development at MTCC.

Donors to MTCC’s Day of Giving Are Making a Difference

Santa came a little early this year for the McDowell Technical Community College Foundation, with 55 individuals donating $8,710 in just 24 hours to the Foundation’s Endowment Fund during the college’s First Annual Day of Giving held in early November. All of these donations will support student scholarships.

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Sharing and Caring This Thanksgiving Season

On Monday, the McDowell Tech Student Government Association (SGA), along with members of the McDowell Tech faculty and staff, distributed turkeys and food boxes with enough staples to prepare a warm, nutritious Thanksgiving dinner to each of the 81 students who responded to the college’s offer of assistance.

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Santa to Highlight McDowell Tech Tree Lighting on November 30th

If there’s anything that gets on Santa’s nerves, it must surely be the skeptical adults he runs into as he darts in and out of malls getting ready for the holiday season—folks like Ryan Garrison, McDowell Tech’s Interim President, for example. After a particularly unpleasant beard-pulling incident recently, he is probably at the top of Santa’s “Gets On My Last Nerve” list, and he probably shouldn’t expect that Christmas bonus he’s been asking for.

MTCC Foundation Announces 1st Annual Day of Giving

McDowell Technical Community College Foundation announced today the college’s first annual Day of Giving and a special matching gift opportunity to kick off the Foundation’s 2023-24 Endowment Campaign on November 1, 2023.