About Us

Learn new personal and professional skills online in Marion, NC!

Students, Thank you for choosing McDowell Technical Community College! We know you have many choices in higher education, so we are pleased that you chose us. Our new website can be one of the best tools in your educational experience here at McDowell Tech. Inside you will find admissions information, degree offerings, services, publications, an events calendar that can help you plan each semester and other important information that you will need to know. You will also find names and phone numbers of people who are willing to assist you in any way possible. Most importantly, we hope you find your future here at McDowell Tech! Our programs work closely with employers to provide the most up-to-date curricula in preparation for the job market. We also work with the North Carolina University System and area private colleges for our transfer students who want to pursue higher degrees. We are proud of what we do and hope you will be proud of attending and earning a degree. Your future is at hand. It is up to you to make it as great as it can be. John D. Gossett, Ed.D. President