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 opportunity to follow your goals […]

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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 moments and use them as […]

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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 same. If you’re interested in […]

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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 simple rules that Marion Technical […]

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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 day of classes of the […]

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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 their abilities match their drive. […]

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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 how to maintain the power […]

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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 prior experience gained through on-the-job […]

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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 to get your foot in […]

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