Information Technology Requirements

Communication and access to information is of prime importance in the 21st century. Students enrolling in career programs at Marion Technical College should plan to have ready access to a computer or mobile device while enrolled in their program of study. Frequent instructor to student communication via email and /or text messaging is often necessary to ensure success in the program. For programs offered in a hybrid format computer access will be essential for completing course work through the Blackboard platform. Private email addresses and /or email addresses and mobile phone numbers will provide the student with open lines of communication that assist the student in staying on track toward completion of a program.