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Check out your career options at M State’s program showcases

Wondering about your career options at M State? Come check us out! Attend an M State program showcase this year, and you’ll learn about the degrees, diplomas and certificates offered continue reading →

Posted in News on August 27, 2015 at 3:40 pm – Tags:

M State offers online options for paying bill

M State students who registered for courses between Aug. 1 and Aug. 17 must make payment arrangements by the end of the day Friday, Aug. 21, in order to avoid continue reading →

Posted in News on August 20, 2015 at 4:09 pm

M State’s welding trailer wins state innovation award

Minnesota State Community and Technical College’s unique mobile welding trailer was one of three top winners of Minnesota’s 2015 State Government Innovation Awards. The welding training trailer was one of continue reading →

Posted in News on August 19, 2015 at 2:56 pm – Tags:

Lawmakers visit M State during tour of proposed state bonding projects

A statewide tour of proposed construction projects included a stop Tuesday at Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Fergus Falls, where Minnesota lawmakers got a first-hand look at one continue reading →

Posted in News on August 12, 2015 at 10:47 am – Tags:

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Posted in News on August 7, 2015 at 11:28 am – Tags:

Plan your next year in one day with M State’s 1Stop2Enroll

Students planning to enroll at Minnesota State Community and Technical College for the upcoming fall semester can apply to the college and register for classes in a single day during continue reading →

Posted in News on August 5, 2015 at 4:06 pm – Tags:

New nurses honored in Detroit Lakes pinning ceremony

Fourteen area nursing students were recognized during a pinning ceremony on the Detroit Lakes campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College on July 27. All 14 completed their AAS continue reading →

Posted in News on July 29, 2015 at 11:57 am

M State students win top honors in national SkillsUSA competition

Three Minnesota State Community and Technical College students won top 10 honors during the recent SkillsUSA national competition in Louisville, Ky. Zach Ehresman of Staples, a student in the PowerSports continue reading →

Posted in News on July 9, 2015 at 8:15 am – Tags:

M State program fills gap in mental health care for children

This fall, Minnesota State Community and Technical College begins offering a new program designed to fill a gap in the care provided to children with mental illnesses. The college’s 16-credit continue reading →

Posted in News on July 6, 2015 at 10:22 am – Tags:

Spartan golfers rally for 4th place finish in national tournament

A final-round rally pushed the Minnesota State Community and Technical College men’s golf team into a 4th place finish at the NJCAA Division III National Tournament in Chautauqua, N.Y. It’s continue reading →

Posted in News on June 8, 2015 at 8:15 am – Tags:

M State breaks ground for Transportation Center expansion

Minnesota State Community and Technical College will have a ceremonial groundbreaking for its Transportation Center expansion at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, on M State’s Moorhead campus. The $7 million continue reading →

Posted in News on May 26, 2015 at 8:22 am

Three place in Top Ten at national BPA competition

Three students from the Moorhead campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College claimed Top Ten awards at the recent national Business Professionals of America Leadership Conference in Anaheim, Calif. continue reading →

Posted in News on May 13, 2015 at 2:34 pm – Tags:

Annual MCTC golf scramble funds scholarships on Moorhead campus

The 4th Annual MCTC Foundation Golf Scramble is set for Wednesday, June 24, at the Hawley Golf and Country Club with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The scramble is continue reading →

Posted in News on May 13, 2015 at 12:48 pm

M State opens opportunities to girls through girlsBEST grant

Minnesota State Community and Technical College marketing instructor Bryan Christensen hopes to “open up a world of opportunity” for young women by opening doors in the Detroit Lakes business community. continue reading →

Posted in News on May 7, 2015 at 1:41 pm

M State’s Scrubs Camp lets students explore health care careers

  Campers will do a different sort of exploring this summer as the Fergus Falls campus of Minnesota State Community and Technical College hosts its first Scrubs Camp from June continue reading →

Posted in News on May 7, 2015 at 10:17 am – Tags:

M State, Fergus Falls museum partner to display student artwork

A new partnership between Minnesota State Community and Technical College and the Otter Tail County Historical Museum will provide college art students with an opportunity to share their work with continue reading →

Posted in News on May 6, 2015 at 2:35 pm

M State campuses celebrate commencement

Commencement ceremonies will mark the graduation of 977 students on the four campuses of Minnesota State Community and Technical College on May 13, 14 and 15. Spring campus graduation events continue reading →

Posted in News on May 4, 2015 at 2:47 pm

Artwork by M State students, instructor featured in international exhibition

Artwork by students and an instructor at Minnesota State Community and Technical College was featured in the recent “Outside the Envelope” international exhibition hosted by Alberta Printmakers in Calgary, Alberta. continue reading →

Posted in News on May 4, 2015 at 12:44 pm

M State instructors recognized for excellence in teaching

Four instructors at Minnesota State Community and Technical College were recognized with state and national education awards this spring. Shana Petermann, a microbiology instructor on the Moorhead campus, was named continue reading →

Posted in News on April 30, 2015 at 8:14 am

M State among nation’s colleges with best return on investment

How do graduates of Minnesota State Community and Technical College fare financially in their careers? Very well, according to a study that considered the “value-added” by degrees from two- and continue reading →

Posted in News on April 29, 2015 at 3:16 pm