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MTC graduates Medical Assistants with great job outlook

(Bradenton, FL—June 21, 2017) The Medical Assisting program at Manatee Technical College graduated 12 students on June 21. Graduates were Tammy Olson, Ashley Prezioso, Elizabeth Brady, Nicole Knies, Myrlandha Marc, Ana Ochoa, Shalia Evans, Nachell Proctor, Talaya Turner, Latressa Phelps, Nicolette Ray, and Brittney Price [...]

Patient care technicians graduate from MTC with professionalism

(Bradenton, FL—June 19, 2017) The Patient Care Technician program at Manatee Technical College graduated 21 students on June 19. Ninety-six percent (96%) of the class passed the Certified Nursing Assistant exam. Half of the class were adults and half were dually enrolled high school students. [...]

Study finds that arts, culture have huge economic impact on Manatee County

Arts and culture nonprofits in Manatee County generated $47.4 million in annual economic activity in Manatee County in 2015, according to an extensive national study. Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 is a national economic impact study conducted by Americans for the Arts in 2015. It’s [...]

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