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Truth in Tuition Hearing

NOTICE OF PROPOSED TUITION INCREASE   MTECH is proposing to increase student tuition rates. This would be an increase of 0.0% – 4.8%, which is an increase of $0.00 – $0.10 per membership hour for adult students. All concerned students and citizens are invited to a public hearing on the proposed increase to be held […]

Mountainland Technical College & Allied Telesis Join Forces

Students at MTECH to Benefit from Significant Donation Lehi, UT – Allied Telesis, a global leader in connectivity solutions and smart networking tools, has partnered with Mountainland Technical College to offer students in Information Technology courses the use of high-tech, high-powered equipment. Through a relationship that includes donated equipment and cloud services, MTECH’s students throughout […]

MTECH Announces Expansion in Wasatch County

Technical College Leverages Unique K-16 Alliance to Add Programs, Staff Heber City, UT – On the heels of a successful community event recently hosted at Wasatch High School by the Wasatch School District, Utah Valley University (UVU), and Mountainland Technical College (MTECH), MTECH is excited to announce an expansion in Wasatch County. “On behalf of […]

MTECH Accepting Applications for Board of Trustees

Mountainland Technical College (MTECH) welcomes applicants with backgrounds in Manufacturing, Trades, or Information Technology interested in serving on the College’s Board of Trustees. The MTECH Board of Trustees is responsible for developing policies, regulations, and budgets for the operation of the school, preparing a comprehensive strategic plan, and coordinating with stakeholders in education and workforce development.Please […]

MTECH hosting e-waste pickup, set to refurbish computers for kids

Annually on April 22, Earth Day is celebrated to show support for environmental protection, and along with that theme Mountainland Technical College will be hosting an event to help reduce electronic waste in landfills. The event is set to gather any electronic devices, including gadgets, phones, computers, cords and more. Computers that are collected from […]

Mountainland Technical College Ranked #1 in the Nation

MTECH’s Pharmacy Technician Program is “best across all 50 states” Lehi, UT – Utah’s reigning “Best of State” Technical College has added a national title to its growing list of awards, as the Pharmacy Technician Program at Mountainland Technical College was ranked the best in the United States, according to research and findings from BestValueSchools.org.   […]

Get Free Hands On Work Training at This Technical College

A lot of adults and young adults are feeling the affects of COVID in the job market. This local college is making practical training accessible – tuition is free! Holly Peterson, Vice President of Instruction at Mountainland Technical College, and Scott Clarke, a student at Mountainland Technical College, share details about the programs that are […]

MTECH-Micron partnership makes donating computers to students a remote certainty

By Ryne Williams – Daily Herald Mountainland Technical College and Micron came together on Friday to give out computers to children in need from the Alpine School District at MTECH’s Lehi campus. The organization providing the computers, Computers for Kids, is based out of Boise but has been partnering with Micron for about 20 years […]

MTECH holds grand opening for new Trades & Technology building

By Ryne Williams – Daily Herald Normally when people are invited to a ribbon-cutting ceremony, they expect a big red ribbon and large scissors. At Moutainland Technical College on Friday morning the ceremony looked a little different. To read the entire article, click this link.

You’re Invited – Trades and Technology Ribbon Cutting

Strategically located within Utah’s hub of innovation, Silicon Slopes, the Mountainland Technical College Trades & Technology building represents the ingenuity and passion for learning shared by Utahns across the state.  At just over 89,000 square feet of workspace, the opening of its doors creates a new center for technical education in the Mountainland region. With […]

Lehi Campus Parking Notice

Good morning! If you are planning to access the Lehi/Thanksgiving Point campus, please take note of the following: Due to construction of the new Trades and Technology Facility in Lehi, the entrance to the Southeast parking lot will close from July 22nd to July 29th. This is the entrance located off of Triumph Blvd. During […]

MTECH Named ‘Best of State’ for 3rd Straight Year

(Lehi, Utah)- Mountainland Technical College (MTECH) was recently announced as the recipient of the 2020 Best of State Award for Technical Education, marking the third year in a row the college has received this prestigious honor.  “Being named ‘Best of State’ for the third year in a row is powerful recognition of the work going […]

MTECH Opens for In-Person Instruction

Utah’s fastest growing technical college opens under modified conditions On June 1, 2020, Mountainland Technical College resumed in-person instruction after the COVID-19 pandemic caused the school to close for nearly three months.  Utah’s second-largest and fastest growing technical college opened under modified conditions to welcome students back to campus. “With the safety of our students, […]

MTECH Receives ‘Business of the Year’ Award

Utah’s Point of the Mountain Chamber of Commerce recognized Mountainland Technical College as the “Outstanding Business of the Year” during a recent awards banquet in Lehi.  “The amazing partnerships our school has across our region offer unprecedented opportunities for students to succeed,” said Joseph Demma, MTECH Vice President, in accepting the award. “On behalf of […]

Licensed Practical Nursing Graduates honored at Pinning Ceremony

Students in MTECH’s Licensed Practical Nursing Program were honored for graduating at the LPN Pinning Ceremony. A pinning ceremony is symbolic of welcoming newly graduated students into the nursing profession. Family and friends were able to gather and support these recent graduates, and wish them well as they venture off into their start of their […]

Makenna Goodwin Awarded 2019 Student of the Year

Mountainland Technical College is proud to announce the 2019 Student of the Year, Cosmetology student, Makenna Goodwin. Makenna exemplifies that of a great student who is passionate about her work and passionate about what MTECH can do for her.  “Makenna is always looking for opportunities to help others and share her knowledge. She learns quickly […]

17 Reasons to Visit MTECH (even if you’re not a student)

Did you know that Mountainland Technical College, in addition to providing a world-class technical education, is also a fully operational salon and spa? With over 17 personal care services available for men, women, and children, our amazing facility has something for everyone!  To learn more and/or schedule an appointment, visit us at Mountainland Salon.

Cosmetology Spooky Fashion

The Cosmetology Program held their annual Halloween Spooky Fashion Show on October 30 for the community to gather and see the talents of MTECH Cosmetology students. Students were able to show off various hair and make-up designs, and display the quality work they have been practicing while in the program. “The students really showed their […]

Larry H. Miller + Ford Partnership

MTECH Partners with Larry H. Miller + Ford to Further Automotive Education MTECH is proud to announce the partnership between Larry H. Miller + Ford Motor Company Draper . This is a huge advancement for MTECH and the Automotive Technology program, and will further our students valued education.  This new partnership and initiative is to […]

MTECH EMT Student Assists Paramedics at Local Corn Maze

During a chaotic night at the local corn maze, Tori Bean, a volunteer EMT for the event and a MTECH EMT student, stepped up to assist paramedics in a critical situation. “There was some kind of operator malfunction with the zipline⁠. One patient somehow flipped upside down and landed on her head,” Tori said. When […]

President Christensen @ UVU Counselor Conference

President Clay Christensen recently participated in the UVU/MTECH K16 Counselor Conference. With a unanimous goal to help every student at any educational level succeed in their education, UVU and MTECH are putting forces together for students in the Mountainland Region.  The UVU/MTECH K-16 Alliance has continuing goals to measure its successful impact. These goals include: […]

MTECH Student of the Year

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President Christensen Participates at Chamber of Commerce Summit

President Clay Christensen recently participated as a panelist at the annual Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Summit in Salt Lake City.  MTECH is a proud supporter of the Hispanic Chamber and hosts a weekly “Business Academy” for all Chamber members at our Lehi campus.  To learn more about this powerful partnership and ways you can become […]

MTECH dedicates Welding Lab to Instructor

Mountainland Technical College grieves at the news of the passing of former welding instructor, W. Reed Esplin. As a tribute to Reed and his family, MTECH held a dedication in his honor. The dedication was held at MTECH’s Orem Campus Welding Lab, where Reed spent a lot of his time. During the dedication, family, friends, […]

MOUNTAINLAND TECHNICAL COLLEGE RECOGNIZES VETERANS

As a proud supporter of America’s Armed Forces, MTECH is honored to support the many students, faculty, and staff who have bravely served our nation.  As a small token of appreciation, the college recently dedicated a memorial in their honor at the main campus in Lehi, Utah. The memorial consists of a comfortable seating area […]

Applications Due

Attention Students! Applications for any application based program open October 15 through November 15. These programs include: Mobile Development Practical Nursing Surgical Technology Web Programming & Development Some of these applications require tasks that may take a little longer (ex: background check, immunizations, etc.). Please be aware that applications will not be considered if they […]

Get the scoop on CTE

Get the Scoop on Career and Technical Education Event was held on Monday, September 23, 2019, at the new Provo High School. About 2,000 students and parents were invited to the event to come learn about various career options that they can receive through a technical education. Students and parents had the flexibility to travel […]

Spanish Supported Nurse Assistant Programs

Are you someone who would excel in a classroom that was predominantly Spanish Speaking? MTECH is excited to hold a Spanish Language Supported Nurse Assistant Program, held in our brand new Provo Campus.  As a Certified Nurse Assistant, individuals work under the supervision of licensed nursing professionals. During your time in our program, you will […]

Quincy Adams Wins Gold at SkillsUSA

Quincy Adams has been doing nails since he was 12 years old, so it was no surprise when he wanted to compete as a Nail Technician for SkillsUSA. Before Quincy finished the Nail Technician Program at MTECH, he and his team of instructors and models traveled to Louisville, Kentucky to compete in the national level […]

Janet Wayman Wins Bronze at HOSA

Janet Wayman loved her previous job but always longed for more stability in her schedule throughout the year. During a lull in her career, Janet thought, “I should do something different.” This is when Janet started looking into Mountainland Technical College. Janet had three of her kids go through various programs at MTECH, and with […]

Wallace and Reich Win National Silver Medals

MTECH Students Bailey Wallace and Kyler Reich made Utah proud as they took home a silver medal in Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) from the national competition hosted by HOSA-Future Health Professionals (HOSA). As Bailey and Kyler are both wanting to get their fire certification, they put their similar goals together and worked to succeed at […]

Pharmacy Technician Program Makes Nationwide Impact

Mountainland Technical College is honored to be recognized as one of the top 10 schools in the country for Pharmacy Technician Programs. There are many reasons why MTECH is outstanding, but here are a few reasons why we achieved this award: Students interested in becoming Pharmacy Technicians at MTECH are eligible for financial aid. You can […]

Utah State Senate Unanimously Confirms New Board

On Wednesday, June 19, 2019, the Utah State Senate unanimously confirmed the following individuals to serve as members of the Mountainland Technical College (MTECH) Board of Trustees, with terms beginning on July 1, 2019, and expiring on June 30, 2023. Scott Barlow, Chief Executive Officer, Revere Health Mary Crafts Homer, Founder, Culinary Crafts Jeremy Hafen, […]

MTECH Custom Fit Training Selected Business of the Month

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An Evening of Fine Dining

Join us for a night of family, friends and fine dining. The MTECH Culinary Arts students are proud to invite you to enjoy an evening of classical French cuisine. Dishes such as Duck a l’Orange, Steak Diane and Ratatouille are on the menu. Friday May 10th, 2019 at our Lehi Main Campus. 2301 West Ashton […]

New MTECH Provo Campus

MTECH recently acquired the former 4th District Courthouse in downtown Provo. It is being renovated to become our newest campus. The building is centrally located, with great access to public transportation. It will allow MTECH to offer convenient access to high tech training programs that lead to high tech careers. Opening August of 2019, the […]

Join Us at the MTECH Trades and Technology Building Groundbreaking Ceremony

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MTECH Students Qualify for HOSA Nationals

MTECH students had the chance to participate in the State Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) competition March 21-22 at the Davis Conference Center in Layton, Utah. Nine out of 16 MTECH students placed high enough to qualify for Nationals. Those students include Janet Wayman, qualifying in Medical Law and Ethics; Kristin Futrell, Medical Spelling; […]

MTECH Prepares for Utah’s ShakeOut

MTECH will join more than 700,000 Utahns by participating in a statewide earthquake drill Thursday, April 18, 2019, for the annual Great Utah ShakeOut. The goal of the Great ShakeOut is not only to teach people how to protect themselves during the quake by taking cover under a sturdy object but also to become more […]

MTECH Seeking Board of Directors Applicants

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Silvio Paolo Suarez Awarded MTECH 2018 Student of the Year

Silvio Suarez, graduate of the Culinary Arts program at Mountainland Technical College, was selected as the MTECH 2018 Student of the Year. During a series of events at the Utah State Capitol in recognition of being named the MTECH Student of the Year, Silvio Paolo had an opportunity to visit with Utah’s Governor, Gary R. […]

MTECH Week A Success!

Thank you to all of our amazing students, faculty and staff for making MTECH week a success! The MTECH catering department provided food and snacks for students at every campus! Our students had the opportunity to play games, win MTECH swag, and pick out a free student T-Shirt. We hope everyone can finish the rest […]

More Cutting Edge Technology Available to MTECH Students

Building on the foundation of strong hands-on learning in all of its programs, Mountainland Technical College offers its students cutting-edge access to a life-size 3-D interactive anatomy table for use in labs. This device is today’s most technologically advanced digital visualization system for anatomy education. Students can even load their own medical and dental scans […]

Unprecedented Crowd Over 5,000 at Career Pathways Event

The Mountainland Region of Utah is growing fast.  Very, very fast.  At MTECH, we know our community has high expectations for meeting that growth challenge – including the paramount goal of preparing students for a robust and dynamic economy.  To help raise awareness of the opportunities and pathways for students throughout Utah, the Governor has […]

MTECH Student Leverages Training to Kickstart Engineering Career

Bradley Bertola leveraged the training available through MTECH’s Automated Manufacturing program to land a great job that allowed him to not only use his  creativity and love of science but also gave him a decisive advantage as he begins an Engineering degree at UVU. Learn more about the MTECH Automated Manufacturing program today.

MTECH Awards Business-Education Partnerships

Mountainland Technical College, or MTECH, is pleased to announce that Norco Inc. was awarded the “Golden Apple” for their efforts in partnering with MTECH to advance the educational opportunities available to residents of Utah County. Scott Weaver, on behalf of Norco Inc., a medical, welding and safety supply company, was honored for their partnership with MTECH’s Welding programs […]

MTECH and 5.12 Foundation Fight Hunger

For over 13 million kids in this country, going to school hungry is the norm. One in five children in the United States live in food insecure households, which means they lack consistent access to enough food. Sometimes the lunch they get at school is all they might get and going home over the weekend can […]

Single Mothers Invited

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ACEN Site Visit

PUBLIC NOTICE OF UPCOMING ACCREDITATION REVIEW VISIT BY THE ACEN The Mountainland Technical College Practical Nursing Program wishes to announce that it will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its practical nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). You are invited to meet the site visit team and share […]

2018 Winner Utah Best of State

MTECH was award this prestigious honor for demonstrating it’s commitment to the community, through it’s efforts in providing exceptional vocational training. Students and faculty are proud of what this award means. It couldn’t have been possible without the students continued dedication to learning and striving for the best. The “Best of State” awards were created to […]

Princess and Superhero Party, July 30 – 31st

MTECH Cosmetology Presents the Princess and Superhero party Princesses will receive a crown, polished fingernails, hair up-do and make up – $12.00 Heros will receive face paint and color hair spray – $12.00 Everyone will get a small cupcake and a drink Dance and take pictures with princesses Available Times,  July 30 – 31st 10:30-11:45 am 12:30-1:45 pm 1:45-3:00 pm […]

Summer 2018 Cooking

Spend two weeks this summer learning to cook, the science involved and best of all…EATING YOUR CLASSWORK! This AWESOME hands-on class for 7th, 8th and 9th graders will include these SUPER FUN topics combining food and science: Better Safe than Sorry-Pathogens and Bacteria Spice Up Life – Papillia and our Olfactory Response Thick or Thin-Proteins, […]

Annual Car Show Classic June 30th

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Pre-Engineering Career Night

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MTECH Expanding Welding Training To Lehi

Mountainland Technical College’s welding footprint is about to get bigger. The college will be breaking ground on a new 90,000-square-foot trades and technology building this fall after receiving $34 million from the Utah Legislature last season, MTECH President Clay Christensen announced at a MTECH event Wednesday afternoon. The new building will be adjacent to the existing […]

Shake Out 2018

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MATC is now MTECH

We are pleased to announce that Mountainland Applied Technology College (MATC) has become Mountainland Technical College (MTECH). In the 2017 Legislative Session, Senate Bill 238 was passed, renaming the Utah College of Applied Technology (UCAT) to the Utah System of Technical Colleges USTC). All colleges under UCAT oversight became technical colleges. With these recent changes, […]

MTECH and Xactware Collaborate To Train Developers

The program was conceived about three years ago when Xactware and MTECH got together because Xactware saw a need for web developer talent. Coursework lasts about nine months, followed by an externship of 240 hours. For the full story check out the article in the Lehi Press [x_icon type=”external-link”].

MTECH Is Celebrating 10 Years In Spanish Fork!

Past, present and future students, bring your family and friends for a night of food, fun and prizes! Open House    August 1st 2016    5-8 p.m. 1210 South 693 West (Del Monte Rd.) Spanish Fork MTECH is proud to celebrate the 10 year anniversary for the opening of the Spanish Fork Campus. Just 10 […]

MTECH Pharmacy Technician Shauna Lindo

For many, doing something that you are passionate about is what life is all about.  Shauna Lindo is one of the many people who have found their passion and had a successful career at it.  However, unlike most people, Shauna didn’t realize this was her passion until later in life. Shauna came to MTECH because […]

Mountainland Code Camp 2017

Mountainland Technical College and Xactware teamed up to host the Mountainland Code Camp. High School Students from Alpine, Nebo, and Wasatch School Districts participated in the event. The event was held at Xactware’s campus in Lehi, Utah. For 24 hours, the students worked vigorously on team projects. Over the course of the time, there were […]

Clay Christensen UACTE Administrator of the Year

Utah Association of Career and Technical Education (UACTE) awarded Clay Christensen as the Administrator of the Year. The award recognizes administrators for the work they have done to support career and technical education in Utah. Clay was also awarded the Carl Perkins Community Service Award for his outstanding service to the community. Prior to coming […]

Zions Bank Speaking on Business with MTECH

On October 16, 2015 the Mountainland Technical College (MTECH) was covered for the second time in the Zions Bank Speaking on Business radio program; which highlights diverse businesses throughout Idaho and Utah. Since 1997, the Zions Bank Speaking on Business radio program has showcased more than 5,000 businesses in Idaho and Utah. It airs on KSL NewsRadio and 22 […]

MTECH Pharmacy Technician Students Raise Money for Utah Food Bank

Mountainland Technical College’s Pharmacy Technician Program in Spanish Fork recently donated over $400 to Utah Food Banks.  Students raised money over the course of a month in order to contribute to the cause.  The donations were organized by Instructor Shauna Lindo. When Shauna Lindo found out that Bank of America sponsors a “Feed America” program, […]

MTECH Students recognized by Soroptomist Society

Soroptomist International of Salt Lake City held an event to celebrate and give back to local women in the community. The organization recognized women who are both single mothers and students at local universities and colleges. Four MTECH students were in attendance for the event. The event provided these women and their children an opportunity […]

MTECH Student of the Year 2015 ShaNelle Stevenson

Mountainland Technical College awarded the 2015 Student Of The Year Award to ShaNelle Stevenson. Stevenson is a graduate of the Medical Assistant Program. She is now working at Utah Valley Pediatrics where she completed her class externship. For students like Stevenson, education means a lot. It wasn’t simply a program that she wanted to do, […]

MTECH 2015 Annual Employee Christmas Party

Mountainland Technical College held its annual Employee Christmas Social on December 15th at its Thanksgiving Point Campus. The enjoyable evening consisted of a prime rib dinner as well as prize giveaways. Over 250 employees from all three campuses were in attendance, making it the largest the event has ever been. Mark Middlebrook, Director of Marketing, […]

MTECH Culinary Arts Fine Dining

[slider animation=”slide” slide_time=”2500″ slide_speed=”1200″ slideshow=”true” random=”false” control_nav=”false” prev_next_nav=”false”] [slide][/slide] [slide][/slide] [slide][/slide] [/slider] The MTECH Culinary Arts program has been busy as the year comes to a close.  Students have participated in multiple events to showcase their skills and abilities to cook.  Events have included class competitions and fine dining experiences.  Events like these fulfill the […]

MTECH Health Fair

Mountainland Technical College hosted a local healthcare occupations fair. The event was organized by Career Pathways. It gave students exposure to the different educational and career options in healthcare. The event is held annually in order to help students decide on their future career paths. Over 500 students from local high schools and MTECH participated […]

MTECH Princess Party

Cosmetology students recently conducted a Princess Party for young girls at Mountainland Technical College Thanksgiving Point campus in Lehi. During the event, students were able to raise money for a trip to Long Beach to learn from industry professionals. The Princess Parties have become a huge success for the cosmetology program. Dacia Peterson, Cosmetology Instructor […]

MTECH NCLEX 100% Pass Rate

Mountainland Technical College has the reputation for having outstanding nursing programs.  Recently the Practical Nursing Program was recognized for having the highest licensure rate in the State of Utah.  This year’s graduating cohort produced a pass rate of 100 percent on the NCLEX exams.  The high pass rate is a reflection of the great skills […]

MTECH and Xactware Develop Your Future

Mounainland Applied Technology College and Xactware have teamed up to create a uniquely focused training program for software developers. We have taken instructors currently working in the industry and paired the students with on-site externships working directly with Xactware. Interested in developing your career? Check out the video and then Get started developing your career.

MTECH Cosmetology Performs at InspHAIRation

The Mountainland Technical College Cosmetology Program participated in the annual InspHAIRation charity event.  The event was produced by Relik Salon and Spa and held at the Covey Center in Provo.  All proceeds of the event went to Brooklyn Trapp, a nine-year old girl who is battling cancer. For most cosmetologists, cosmetology is more than just […]

MTECH Medical Assisting Students Demonstrate Health Tips

Mountainland Technical College recently sponsored two events that took place in Spanish Fork. Its Medical Assistant program helped both the JC Penney Logistics Center and SAPA employees learn basic health tips to maintain health and safety while on the job. Both events were held by the respective companies specifically for their employees. The experience gave […]

MTECH Begins New Surgical Technician Program

Mountainland Technical College is growing at an accelerated rate. With the growth comes a greater need for skill-focused education to fill new jobs that will open up in a growing economy.  MTECH introduced the new Surgical Technician Program this Fall semester. The program will help meet the needs of surgical operating rooms at local hospitals. […]

MTECH and XACTWARE Partner for Web Programming and Development Courses

Mountainland Technical College opened its doors to students for the Fall semester this past week. New to the incoming students is a program focusing on Web Programming and Development. The program is an industry-driven addition to over 40 programs offered by MTECH. Web Programming and Development is a growing industry under the Computer Systems field.  […]

MTECH AGC Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Mountainland Technical College and Associated General Contractors held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the partnerships’ new building.   Both MTECH and AGC are pleased with the growth of their partnership that develops skilled construction workers to supply the job market with competent, skilled workers. The building will serve as the training grounds for many students interested in […]

MTECH Graduation Ceremony Summer 2015

Mountainland Technical College recognized its graduates by holding its tri-annual Recognition Ceremony.  The ceremony celebrates students who have earned specific certificates and licensures through hands-on training at MTECH.  The graduating class of over 370 students at the ceremony is evidence of the growth that MTECH has experienced in the past few years. The event was […]

EMT Students Help At Local Race

Amphibious Medics employed graduates of Mountainland Technical College’s EMT program to operate a medical station at the Spartan Race.  This event was held in Midway, Utah on June 27, 2015.  The graduates were able to help give aide to runners and participants of the event.  MTECH’s EMT program prepares students for various health situations by […]

Recognition Ceremony Fall 2015

Mountainland Technical College recognized its graduates by holding its tri-annual Recognition Ceremony.  The ceremony celebrates students who have earned specific certificates and licensures through hands-on training at MTECH.  A record-breaking graduating class of 874 students at this ceremony was evidence of the growth that MTECH has experienced in the past few years. The event was […]

EMT Students Get Hands-on Learning

The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) program at MTECH participated in real-life emergency scenarios in early May as part of their training. The EMT students at the Thanksgiving Point campus took place in a mock scenario of a bus crash. The students at Spanish Fork welcomed MountainStar AirCare, who taught them about emergency flight services. Both events that were […]

MTECH Cool School of the Week

Mountainland Technical College was recently featured on Fox 13’s Cool School Of The Week. Some of our programs were spotlighted and features just a few of our excellent instructors and awesome students! Watch our first week here and our second week here

Digital Media One Year Later

Digital Media Technology has passed the one-year mark and even had a level-two Web Design graduate who spoke at MTECH’s winter recognition ceremony. Our students filmed the ceremony. This year MTECH opened a Digital Media program at a second campus in Spanish Fork. Students are compiling impressive portfolios and posting stunning work online for potential […]

Business Technology Student Wins Scholarship

Brinlie Warden, a business technology student at the Thanksgiving Point campus, was recently selected to receive the Live Your Dream Award.  Each year the Salt Lake Soroptimist Club presents the award and scholarship to women who are bettering their lives through education and skills training.  Brinlie is working hard to complete the Administrative Core courses […]

Business Technology Students Learn LinkedIn

Todd Bauerle of the Department of Workforce Services (DWS) conducted the first part of a two-part seminar on LinkedIn social networking.  The event was held on April 22, 2015 at Mountainland Technical College (MTECH) for its Business Technology students.   As part of a partnership with MTECH and DWS, the LinkedIn seminar will help students learn […]

Cosmetology Fashion Show

Mountainland Technical College (MTECH) held its semi-annual Formal Wear Fashion Show. The event was produced by the Cosmetology program at the school. A total of 260 people were in attendance to watch the students showcase their skills. The show was part of the students’ hands-on training that will prepare them for a career as a […]