College President

Dear Student/Friend of Manhattan Tech,

Welcome to Manhattan Area Technical College. On behalf of the faculty and staff, board members and alumni, we are pleased that you have considered our college to help you prepare for the future. Manhattan Area Technical College has a proud record of providing career and technical education opportunities for the citizens of Kansas and people of the world. Whether you are entering as a first-time freshman, or a transfer student  with some college experience or a degree, or are returning to college from the workplace  to enhance your skills and education, you are welcome  here! Manhattan Tech is a student-centered institution dedicated to academic endeavors that meet the high standards demanded by employers within our service area and beyond.

Manhattan Tech has many ways to help you, so please let any employee know if you need assistance. We know that learning from your classes and program of study is often enough to challenge you, but we also know that the challenges of life often present themselves while you work on becoming a nurse, a technician, etc. We can help you develop options to keep you focused on your educational goals and your timeline for success.

You will find that the sense of family at Manhattan Tech moves beyond the classroom and into the community. Our students are regularly involved in activities, both on and off campus, which benefit Manhattan and the surrounding areas. Students are encouraged to take advantage of leadership opportunities in order to better prepare themselves for similar roles that await them in the future.

Come by and visit, give us the chance to sell you on Manhattan Area Technical College!

James Genandt

President and CEO