Why MCTC

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A Place to Succeed

Planning and personal support

MCTC has Academic advisors who are available to help you plan your class schedules, track your graduation progress, help you set goals and explore transfer options.

Learning support

At the Learning Center, we provide our students with free tutoring in math, reading, writing and health occupation courses at MCTC; assistance in study skills; peer tutoring and study groups for many classes. The center also offers sessions on learning styles, study skills, textbook and technical manual reading and writing.

The English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Curriculum provides intensive English training in writing, reading, listening and speaking. These classes help prepare you to be admitted to and be successful in college courses. We want you to succeed at MCTC and beyond. We also offer courses to provide information about college requirements and expectations, academic and career goal-setting, time planning, stress management, communication skills, learning styles and study skills.

Resources for your unique needs

MCTC values diversity. We foster an inclusive culture that encourages initiative, values uniqueness, respects differences, challenges individual capabilities and provides equal opportunities. We offer a variety of support services for students, including the American Indian Success Program, African American Education Empowerment Program, counseling, healthcare services, the Resource and Referral Center and many more.

Disability Services provides reasonable accommodations and assistance to students with disabilities, ensuring equal access to MCTC courses, programs and events.

Our TRIO programs are an excellent resource to help you with college preparation, career, personal and financial aid counseling, enrollment assistance, GED preparation and one-on-one tutoring. These unique programs include Starting Point, Educational Opportunity Center, High School Upward Bound, Educational Talent Search and Veterans Upward Bound.

Why MCTC?

Find out why nearly 14,000 students choose Minneapolis Community and Technical College each year!

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Tour the Helland Center

Take a look at the 16,800 sq ft addition and 23,000 sq ft renovation to the MCTC Helland Student Center designed collaboratively by LHB and Workshop Architects. 

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The MCTC Campus

MCTC Campus

MCTC is located in the heart of a vibrant city, in an area rich with creative energy and economic activity, corporate headquarters, community organizations, social resources, arts, shops and restaurants.

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MCTC Funciona!

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