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Delta Technical College

2 Campuses
6 Programs

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Are you ready for a change? Learn new skills and begin the path toward a career that can offer lifechanging new opportunities.

At Delta Technical College (DTC), most classes start every 5 weeks, which means we’re here for you when you’re ready to get hands-on training to take off towards your new career!

DTC's programs in allied health, mechanical trades, truck driving, and other skilled trades can offer stability and the opportunity to move forward in a new direction. All DTC programs are taught by instructors with real-world experience, to prepare you for the road ahead.

Take the time today to invest in your future. Get started online now. Change is coming—it’s time to get ready for a future of new possibility.


Delta Technical College is a year-round school providing vocational training in mechanical trades and allied health career fields where job growth is expected.

Midwest Technical Institute, Delta Tech’s sister school, was founded in 1995 in Lincoln, Illinois. Since opening its doors as Delta Technical College in 2004, Delta Tech has achieved many milestones, including receiving national accreditation for its course offerings, and expanding our programs and courses beyond the original welding program.

Delta Tech has always taken great pride in touching the lives of students by giving them the hands-on workforce training they need to be successful.

Our mission is to offer workforce training that will provide graduates with the skills necessary to gain entry-level employment in their chosen field.

Program Duration

At Delta Tech, we understand the importance of completing training programs and courses in a timely manner. We offer a variety of accelerated programs in the allied health and mechanical trades fields, where you’ll have the opportunity to complete most programs and courses in less than one year.

Flexibility

Your life is busy and your time is valuable. We understand that. Most programs and courses at Delta Tech offer a variety of class times (including daytime and evenings), so you can learn when it is convenient for you.

Professionalism with a “Family” Feel

The staff at Delta Tech is full of bright and caring professionals, with a wealth of knowledge and experience in their fields. Our friendly and helpful Admissions and Financial Aid Teams are here to guide you through the entire process, from signing up for classes to helping you find the financing options that work best for you.

Available Programs

  • Journeyman Welder
    Building Systems, Construction, and Manufacturing

    The 7-month Journeyman Welder Program prepares students for entry-level employment in the welding field. Delta Tech’s welding program provides students the skills and hands-on training needed to become a proficient pipe welder using SMAW and TIG processes. Welding classes teach students MIG & flux core welding and provide students skills in pipe welding and manufacturing.

    Delta Tech’s welding training also teach field and shop safety, pipe fitting skills and basic blueprint readings. The Journeyman Welder Program offers a greater scope of welding processes and allows the student additional time to become polished in a certain specialty.

    Students will receive Delta Tech welding certifications and, upon meeting graduation requirements of the program, the student will receive a diploma.

    Available at these locations

    Horn Lake, MS

    6530 Interstate Blvd
    Horn Lake, MS 38637

    Ridgeland, MS

    113 Market Ridge Drive
    Ridgeland, MS 39157

    Disclosure

    Delta Technical College (DTC) offers a variety of financing options to qualifying students. Financial aid may be available to those that qualify. Financial Aid Representatives are available at each of our campuses to assist you. Please contact your nearest DTC campus today to learn more.

  • HVAC/R Technician
    Building Systems, Construction, and Manufacturing

    If you love working with your hands and enjoy the challenge of solving complex problems every day, consider a career in HVAC and refrigeration! HVAC/R technicians are skilled trade workers who provide a variety of services including repair, maintenance, and installation for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and refrigeration equipment. HVAC/R services are essential across the country, and hands-on training at DTC can give you the skills you need to start an entry-level career.

    Get the training you need to become an HVAC/R technician in just 9 months.

    The HVAC/R instructors at DTC blend real-world experience with hands-on training to help students prepare for an entry-level career in HVAC and refrigeration. Develop the skills and knowledge you need to excel professionally with HVAC/R training that incorporates classroom theory and hands-on lab instruction designed to help you become more proficient with the latest HVAC/R technology.

    Available at these locations

    Horn Lake, MS

    6530 Interstate Blvd
    Horn Lake, MS 38637

    Ridgeland, MS

    113 Market Ridge Drive
    Ridgeland, MS 39157

    Disclosure

    Delta Technical College (DTC) offers a variety of financing options to qualifying students. Financial aid may be available to those that qualify. Financial Aid Representatives are available at each of our campuses to assist you. Please contact your nearest DTC campus today to learn more.

  • Professional Truck Driving
    Truck Driving, Transportation, and Mechanics

    Are you looking for a hands-on career that offers competitive pay and allows you to work independently and explore the country? DTC's Professional Truck Driving Program prepares you for life on the open road, giving you the behind-the-wheel experience you need to pursue an entry-level career in this essential industry—classes are enrolling now.

    Here’s what you can expect when you attend Midwest Technical Institute (MTI) for your professional truck driver education:

    • 20 weeks
    • 600 clock hours (300 classroom training / 24 range & observation / 24 over-the-road / 252 remedial)
    • Daytime classes available
    • Certificate of completion

    Professional Truck Driving Range Address: 271 Walker Circle Richland, Mississippi 39218

    Available at these locations

    Horn Lake, MS

    6530 Interstate Blvd
    Horn Lake, MS 38637

    Ridgeland, MS

    113 Market Ridge Drive
    Ridgeland, MS 39157

    Accreditation

    Delta Technical College is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C-624.

    Delta Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC).

    Disclosure

    Midwest Technical Institute offers a variety of financing options to qualifying students. Financial aid may be available to those that qualify. Financial Aid Representatives are available at each of our campuses to assist you. Please contact your nearest MTI campus today to learn more.

  • Dental Assisting
    Medicine and Health Care

    The 9-month Dental Assisting Program at Delta Technical College provides entry-level theory and hands-on training in basic and routine clinical and office tasks. This program will equip the dental assistant with the skills required to perform in a clinical, laboratory or office setting.

    Delta Tech’s dental assistant program will prepare students to assist in laboratory procedures, x-ray procedures, CPR and patient assessments. He/she will also be able to perform sterilization and infection control techniques, clinical procedures and equipment maintenance. In some venues, the dental assistant is expected to effectively handle administrative office procedures, including electronic record keeping, keyboarding, billing, coding, insurance claims and scheduling.

    Delta Tech’s dental assistant training provides students a thorough understanding of dental-related ethics and other business principles that impact the physician’s relationship with the patient. Delta Tech also offers a continuing education course in dental radiology.

    For dental assistant certification, students are required to take DANB certification (Dental Assisting National Board) which includes: RHS (Radiology Health & Safety) and ICE (Infection Control Exam).

    Available at these locations

    Horn Lake, MS

    6530 Interstate Blvd
    Horn Lake, MS 38637

    Ridgeland, MS

    113 Market Ridge Drive
    Ridgeland, MS 39157

    Disclosure

    Delta Technical College (DTC) offers a variety of financing options to qualifying students. Financial aid may be available to those that qualify. Financial Aid Representatives are available at each of our campuses to assist you. Please contact your nearest DTC campus today to learn more.

  • Medical Assisting
    Medicine and Health Care

    The 9-month Medical Assisting Program at Delta Tech provides entry-level theory and hands-on training in basic and routine clinical and administrative tasks. Medical assistant training provides students the skills needed to perform in either a clinical or office capacity.

    The graduate will be able to assist in EKG, x-ray procedures, first aid and phlebotomy. Delta Tech’s medical assistant program also gives students hands-on training to perform clinical procedures, prep a patient for physical exams and assist the physician with other exams. The medical assistant may also help the physician with minor surgical procedures and can sterilize and care for instruments.

    In some cases, the medical assistant is expected to effectively handle administrative office procedures including digital record keeping, inputting data, billing, coding, scheduling, transcribing and handling insurance claims.

    The medical assistant possesses a thorough understanding of health-related ethics and other business principles affecting the doctor’s relationship with the patient. For medical assistant certification, Delta Tech prepares students to take the Nation Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) National Medical Assistant (NCMA) Certification Exam at the end of the externship.

    Available at these locations

    Horn Lake, MS

    6530 Interstate Blvd
    Horn Lake, MS 38637

    Ridgeland, MS

    113 Market Ridge Drive
    Ridgeland, MS 39157

    Disclosure

    Delta Technical College (DTC) offers a variety of financing options to qualifying students. Financial aid may be available to those that qualify. Financial Aid Representatives are available at each of our campuses to assist you. Please contact your nearest DTC campus today to learn more.

  • Medical Coding Specialist
    Healthcare Administration

    Students interested in medical coding training can learn the skills needed for entry-level employment in hospitals, medical offices, and insurance companies through hands-on training at Delta Technical College.

    for the 9-month Medical Coding Specialist Program, instructors will use their expertise and in-the-field experience to train students on the analysis of medical records, charts, and other documents. Upon completion of the medical coding training, graduates should be able to perform the following tasks:

    • Translate doctors’ notes and other documentation into numerical descriptions of illnesses and treatments
    • Index diagnoses and procedures to provide information for reimbursement purposes
    • Locate crucial information within medical records to provide precise coding

    Available at this location

    Horn Lake, MS

    6530 Interstate Blvd
    Horn Lake, MS 38637

    Disclosure

    Delta Technical College (DTC) offers a variety of financing options to qualifying students. Financial aid may be available to those that qualify. Financial Aid Representatives are available at each of our campuses to assist you. Please contact your nearest DTC campus today to learn more.

Accreditation

Delta Technical College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools & Colleges (ACCSC). For 45 years, the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) has been at the forefront of establishing and advancing quality education at post-secondary schools and colleges.

Disclosure

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at https://deltatechnicalcollege.com/home/gainful-employment/.

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