Marion Technical College

Marion Technical College

Marion Technical College, also known as MTC, was founded in 1970, and is a two-year public college located in Marion, Ohio. The college was initially known as the Marion County Technical Institute. It was renamed the Marion Technical College in the year 1972. The campus of the institute is spread across an area of 180 acres. The college offers more than 65 associate's degrees in various streams of study. Several short-term certificate courses in technical fields are also available. In addition, outstation students can opt for online learning programs that are organized by MTC.

Marion Technical College sponsors various intramural sports teams. The students participate in racquetball, badminton, flag football, soccer, softball, coed volleyball, and basketball. The campus is also home to several student clubs and organizations such as the Phi Theta Kappa - Beta Nu Chapter.

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Marion Technical College
1467 Mount Vernon Ave
Marion , OH 43302-5694

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Marion Tech Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine170registered nursing, various nursing
Business and Management119business management, accounting, marketing
Medical Support and Technology45medical assistant, radiation therapist, medical lab tech, clinical and medical lab science
Engineering Technician24architectural engineering tech, electronics tech, electrical/electronic tech, industrial production tech, quality control tech, mechanical engineering tech
Security and Law Enforcement24criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and police
Medical Administration20health unit coordinator, medical transcription, medical secretary
Therapy and Counseling16physical therapist assistant
Computer Science and Engineering14computer applications programming, computer and media applications, computer networking
Family and Social Work14social work
Office and Administration1executive secretary
Law1legal assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Marion Tech in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years14214
Associate's degree17619
Award of less than 1 academic year1308

Marion Tech Student Body

In 2007-2008, Marion Tech had a total enrollment of 2,125 students (1,417 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 89%
Black 7%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 1%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 11%
18-19 17%
20-21 13%
22-24 11%
25-29 13%
30-34 11%
35-39 8%
40-49 12%
50-64 4%

Marion Tech Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 53 %
Part-Time 42 %

Marion Tech Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Marion, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Marion Tech Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,064
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 6,184
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
Marion Tech participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 1073600)

Marion Tech Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1427

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Assistant professorcalendar year1*0*
No academic rankcalendar year0*1*
All faculty totalcalendar year1*1*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Professoracademic year4$53,9989$52,789
Associate professoracademic year2*5$47,668
Assistant professoracademic year3$49,2103$45,383
Instructoracademic year3$44,2524$44,082
No academic rankacademic year1*5$51,363
All faculty totalacademic year13$50,22926$49,336

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Marion Tech Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Engineering Technician
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians, Other
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Social Work

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Medical Administration
Health Unit Coordinator/Ward Clerk
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/Clinical Assistant

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Nursing, Other
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant

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What Sets Marion Tech Apart:

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% of degrees in business and management
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% of degrees in engineering technician
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% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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checked Offers credit for life experience
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checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study

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