Academics

Meet the Morrison Tech Class of 2019

Morrison Tech Class of 2019

Morrison Tech /Academics On Monday, August 28th, 2017, Morrison Tech welcomed their largest class in ten years.  This year brought an enrollment growth of 70% to the prior year. Five Karate Black Belts, Three Eagle Scouts and one magician are among the Morrison Tech Class of 2019.  The new students come from 45 different high…

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Morrison Tech Featured on Northern Public Radio

Northern Public Radio

Morrison Tech /Academics Guy Stephens, from Northern Public Radio, recently visited our campus as well as area alumni to find out just why Morrison Tech was named one of Forbes Top 30 Two-Year Trade Schools in the Nation. He interviewed Morrison Tech President, Chris Scott and Career Placement Director, Jim Prombo for his radio show…

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Morrison Tech Innovation Center

innovation center

Morrison Tech /Academics Morrison Tech, a leader in the engineering tech educational field, announced today construction of an 8000 square foot Innovation Center on campus. This Center will bring together regional businesses, entrepreneurs, artisans and Morrison Tech students, providing them a place to create with equipment that they might not have easily available to them.…

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Benefits of a Technical College

benefits of technical college

Morrison Tech /Academics Many high school graduates are at a crossroads trying to decide between attending a technical college vs. university, and wondering which is better for their future? For many students it is just assumed that they will choose the four-year college road. However, if you are focused on getting the exact training and…

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Additional SLA 3D Printer added to Prototype Lab

SLA 3D Printer

Morrison Tech /Academics Morrison Tech adds to their prototyping equipment lineup We would like to introduce you to the latest addition to our prototyping equipment, the Formlabs Form 2. This will will increase our stereolithography (or SLA) printer collection, that uses liquid resins instead of plastic filament. The resins are solidified by a laser to…

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Morrison Tech Alumni Starts New Business

Toilet Timer

Morrison Tech /Academics Elliot Worth, a 2013 alum of our Network Administration program, has been very busy since he graduated from Morrison Tech. Elliot continued his education at Illinois State University to complete his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology. Due to the partnership between Morrison Tech and Illinois State, transferring his credits was seamless. After graduating…

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Engineering vs Engineering Tech

Engineering vs Engineering Tech

Morrison Tech /Academics Engineering vs Engineering Tech career and course work. Understanding the distinction between engineering and engineering technology is important when choosing a career path in the engineering field. While there is some overlap between the two fields, the academic preparation and career options between the two  vary  a great deal. In short, engineering…

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Morrison Tech acquires New CNC Laser

CNC laser

Morrison Tech /Academics As Morrison Tech continues to advance its curriculum and equipment, we would like to announce our newest addition, the BCN3D Technolgies Ignis CNC laser machine. This is the first of these machines to be sold in North America. The CNC Laser differs from a normal CNC function by allowing you to cut and…

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Morrison Tech Named In Forbes Top 30 Two-Year Trade Schools

Top 30 Two Year Trade Schools

Morrison Tech /Academics Forbes Magazine has put Morrison Tech on their list of Top 30 Two Year Trade Schools. The article discusses addressing the current skills gap that is plaguing our country’s workforce. It also discusses how some 2 year schools have a higher return on investment than others. We would like to thank Forbes…

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Spring 2017 Presidents List and Deans List

Spring 2017 Presidents List and Deans List

Morrison Tech /Academics Congratulation to the following students for their hard work and making the Presidents List for the Spring 2017 Term.  In order to make the list a student must achieve a GPA above 3.9.   Jann Alcantara Ethan Mautino Brandon Ash Skyler Mc Combs Jon Blanchette Alexander Migawa James Castle Dayton Reuter Jacob…

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