Massage Therapist Interview Prep

Preparing for Your First Interview as a Massage Therapist

What to Expect in Your Massage Therapist Interview You did it. You just completed the massage therapy program and passed your national certification examination. Now what? Once you’re a certified massage therapist, you have many places you can interview for, like spas, franchised clinics, physician or chiropractor offices, hotels, fitness...

Do You Picture Yourself as a Medical Assistant?

  Getting to Know the Duties of a Medical Assistant You thrive in versatile work environments where you’re always doing something different. Analytical, technical and detail oriented, you have a passion for getting things done, and done right. Maybe you’ve always pictured yourself working with people. If this sounds familiar,...

Administrative Specialist Jobs

Earn a Competitive Edge on Becoming an Administrative Specialist

​​​​​​​​​​ An Office Is Only as Strong as Their Administrative Specialist Businesses hire several positions to keep their office running smoothly, but the glue that keeps everything together is the administrative specialist. These positions wear many hats and are essential for an efficient office. However, not all administrative office specialist...

How to Become a 911 Dispatcher in Florida

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]From big-time Hollywood hits to primetime TV, most of us have seen 911 operators in action, fielding emergency calls with unmatched confidence and composure. Ever wonder what goes into entering this fast-paced, challenging yet highly rewarding career path? Here’s the info you need on how you can become a 911...

3 Signs MTC’s Electronic Technology Program Is Right for You

From the smartphones in our hands just about all hours of the day, to the machinery that builds those powerful devices and the intricate software that powers them, technology, in all shapes and forms, plays a huge role in every one of our lives. What if you could be a...

Groom a Bright Future with a Career as a Barber

The feeling of confidence that comes with getting a great haircut or shave is something many of us can relate to. If helping others feel and look their best is something that interests you, barbering could be the career you’ve been searching for. This growing field is an exciting and...

Consider a Career in Industrial Machinery Maintenance

With the country’s increased reliance on machine-based production, it’s only natural that companies are going to need skilled, highly trained industrial mechanics to ensure assembly lines are in fully working order. Marion Technical College offers a comprehensive program of study in Industrial Machinery Maintenance that can help catapult you ahead...

How to go to College While Working Full Time

Life is something of a balancing act for most of us. Whether you’re juggling work and a family, or a military obligation and a new child, there’s always something that seems to be pulling us one way or another. When it comes to going back to school, though, the idea...

Why 2017 is the Best Year to Start a Career in Software Development?

From choosing a restaurant for lunch, to paying bills, connecting with faraway friends and family, or even making a living, technology huge plays a part in each and every one of our lives. It’s no surprise this field is growing at an absolutely astonishing rate, and demand for qualified workers...

Going Back to School after an Education Gap: What You Need to Know

As the saying goes, Better late than never, so there’s never a bad time to get organized and jump back into the right education plan. At Marion Technical College, we have all the resources needed to help you obtain your dream career heading into the New Year. So, for 2017,...

See Yourself as a Radiologic Technologist

When you choose a career as a Radiologic Technologist, it’s a commitment not only to helping improve the lives of others, but also to strengthening your future, while setting substantial goals for yourself. At Marion Technical College, we provide you with the tools you need to achieve the career you...

Planning Ahead for Career Success

There are plenty of reasons why returning to school might not be at the top of your list. From certain lifestyle choices to events that were completely out of your control, the path towards getting an education and strengthening career goals is different for everyone. Now, though, is the perfect...

Continue Your Education at Marion Technical College

At Marion Technical College, we believe that learning is a life-long process. From the moment you took your first steps, your life has been a true and constant teacher. As you’ve lived, you’ve taken chances, missed opportunities, made mistakes and most importantly, you grew. It’s important to reflect on these...

Style Your Future with a Career in Cosmetology

Ever growing and evolving, the field of cosmetology is wide ranging, offering many different career paths to pursue once you’ve received your certification. From hair care to specialized skincare, nail techniques and much more, cosmetologists can enjoy an exciting and unique work environment where no two days are exactly the...

Your Guide to College Success

Summer is coming to an end, and students everywhere are gearing up for the start of a new semester. The transition from high school to college can be nerve-racking and exciting, yet many people go in feeling overwhelmed and un-prepared. Before you embark on your back-to-college journey, check out some...

Florida Residency

Florida Residency for Tuition Purposes (State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.014: Residency for Tuition Purposes) Residency information applies to all CTE students.  If a student (or student’s parent or legal guardian in the case of a dependent student) has lived in Florida for 12 consecutive months or more before the first...

Certified Nursing Assistants Await Opportunities

With the rising demand of jobs in the healthcare field, the needs for nursing assistants increase. However, not just anyone has the right set of skills and passion it takes to become one. Marion Technical College’s Nursing Assistant program helps students become equipped with all the tools necessary, so that...

Start Training to Be an Electrician in Just 3 Easy Steps

Whether you’re a high school graduate looking enter the workforce having mastered an in-demand skill, or just looking for a lucrative career change, becoming a journeyman electrician could be a great option for you. This career is ideally suited for detail-oriented individuals who enjoy the challenge of understanding electricity and...

The Recipe for a Diverse Culinary Career

Lately, you may have seen more restaurants and healthier food establishments popping up around your neighborhood—and with good reason. The food industry is growing and looking for more food service workers in more places than just restaurants. Although no formal education is necessary for working in the food industry, any...

Steps to Become a Veterinary Assistant

If you have a love for animals and always seem to have them running around in your house, you’ve probably thought about becoming a veterinarian. Contrary to what you might think, starting a veterinary career doesn’t have to start with being a vet. A veterinary assistant is a great occupation...

Medical Lab Technician Training Skills

When you go to the clinic when you’re sick, there are many people involved in taking care of you. From the receptionist to the person that takes your blood pressure, everyone performs a specific task to get you on the path to wellness. Someone you may not see is the...

Welding Technology Opportunities Growing

Can you think of an occupation that offers opportunities to travel, gets better the more you learn, and has plenty of room for job placement? Although it may not be the one that comes to mind first, a career in welding technologies offers a lot of room for growth and...