Academics

Morrison Tech View’s on College Entrance Exams

Morrison Tech College Entrance Exams

Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print The standardized college entrance exams known as the ACT and the SAT have been around since the early 1900s. Typically these tests are utilized for Admission to Colleges and Universities. Lately there has been much discussion and research over the use of these tests for acceptance into a…

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Kevin Roukey, Morrison Institute Of Technology, Class Of 1971

Kevin Roukey, Morrison Institute of Technology

Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print The time I spent at Morrison Institute of Technology was a very important part of my career development. The fundamentals of practical applied learning of engineering technology that was available at that time was so key on providing the working knowledge that was significant in moving me forward…

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3D Printing – Additive Manufacturing

3D Printing - Additive Manufacturing

Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print The popularity of 3D printing (also known as additive manufacturing) has increased tremendously over the past three to five years, however the process goes back farther than most people know. 3D printing was developed in the 1980’s and is a process used to make three-dimensional solid objects that…

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A Parents Perspective On a Morrison Tech Education

Parents Perspective On a Morrison Tech Education

Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print As a Professional Engineer that works with many Morrison Tech graduates I knew they had an outstanding program in the engineering tech field. When my son, Austin, graduated high school he chose to go into my field but more focused on engineering technology. Immediately I thought of Morrison…

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Start College Early – Duel Credit at Morrison Tech

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Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print A Dual Credit program gives High School students the opportunity to take college level classes and earn college credits while they are still in high school. Dual Credit classes also count toward your High School education so you can earn credit for both at the same time! Dual…

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Rock Falls Middle School Attends Engineering Tech Day 2018

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Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print Rock Falls Middle School 7th graders spent the day at Morrison Tech building paper towers, operating robots and prototyping whistles and screwdrivers.  Those were just a few of the activities taking place at Morrison Tech’s 7th Grade Applied Science and Engineering Day. In 2014 the college introduced this…

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What Accrediation Means to your College Selection.

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Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print When your college search begins the first step a prospective student should take is to verify if the colleges of their choice are  accredited by an accrediting agency that is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education . The goal of accreditation is to ensure that the institution…

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Why visit Morrison Tech? A Personal Story.

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Share Tweet Share +1 Follow Email Print Admissions /Academics By Jasmine Baumbarger As I began my senior year of high school I was still confused as to where I would like to go to college. I had grown up in a small town and went to a small school my entire life. I was not…

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Engineering Tech Day 2018 – Prophetstown and Chadwick Middle School

engineering tech day 2018

Prophetstown and Chadwick Middle School 7th graders spent the day at Morrison Tech building paper towers, operating robots and prototyping whistles and screwdrivers.  Those were just a few of the activities taking place at Morrison Tech’s 7th Grade Applied Science and Engineering Day.   In 2014 the college introduced this event to inspire young students to…

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A Career in Mechanical Engineering Technology

career in mechanical engineering technology

Admissions /Academics A two year degree in Engineering Technology with a specialization in Computer Aided Drafting & Design can lead to almost endless career opportunities. Students who graduate with this degree typically start out as Engineering Technicians within an Engineering Department. Technicians work to bring concepts and ideas to reality, working alongside the Engineers. The…

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