Manhattan Area Technical College

Manhattan, KS

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Manhattan Area Technical College

Manhattan Area Technical College Student Essentials

Manhattan Area Technical College Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Small (Under 2,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.matc.net
On-Campus Housing Available: No
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $4,895
Out-of-State Tuition: $4,895
Retention Rate: 61%
Enrollment: 473
Year Established: 1965

About Manhattan Area Technical College

Manhattan Area Technical College (MATC) in Manhattan, Kansas, is a public, postsecondary institution that provides its students with technical and vocational education in a range of fields.

Certificate and associate’s degree programs at the college can be completed in one to two years, allowing students to get job-ready as quickly as possible. It also has transfer agreements with a number of institutions in the area, giving students a way to apply credits earned at MATC toward a four-year degree.

Programs offered at the school include:

  • Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Business and Computer Technology
  • Computer Aided Drafting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Practical Nursing
  • Welding Technology

On-campus classes and interactive Internet courses are available to those who want to pursue their education online. Additionally, MATC has a Workforce Development Department that has continuing education and focused training programs that can be tailored to fit the needs of companies and organizations.

Some of the continuing education opportunities offered include Certified Nurse Aide, IV Therapy and Phlebotomy. MATC even has Command Spanish language training for supervisors and employees who want to learn some conversational Spanish and improve communication in the workplace.

Enrollment applications, multiple forms of identification, reading tests, and TB tests are part of the requirements for admissions to MATC. Those who want to be admitted for non-degree programs like continuing education courses are not required to submit an enrollment application.

Federal financial aid is accepted from those who meet the criteria. To determine eligibility, students must fill out a FAFSA.

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Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave Manhattan Area Technical College 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Student at This School - Grad Year 2016

Overall Rating

I start my first day of classes tomorrow but so far my experience with the school has been amazing. They provide a book voucher to help pay for your books (coming out of your financial aid of course).


Manhattan Area Technical College Map & Location

Manhattan Area Technical College
3136 Dickens Avenue
Manhattan, KS 66503


Getting Around Manhattan Area Technical College

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Manhattan, KS

Winter
Dec
41
19
Jan
39
16
Feb
44
20
Spring
Mar
55
30
Apr
66
41
May
75
52
Summer
Jun
84
62
Jul
89
67
Aug
88
65
Fall
Sep
80
55
Oct
68
42
Nov
54
30

Students

Total Students 473

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 5%
  • African American: 7%
  • Caucasian: 82%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 1%
  • Asian: 2%
  • Unknown and Other: 4%
Latino 5%
African American 7%
Caucasian 82%
American Indian or Alaska native 1%
Asian 2%
Unknown and Other 4%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 92%
Part-Time 8%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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