Certification Programs

Certification programs are short-term academic achievements, typically 30 credits or less.  Students can earn a certificate and then build on their success to complete an Associate degree and then a Bachelor degree.

Kirtland Community College-Gaylord M-TEC

Certificate Programs


Kirtland Gaylord M-TEC, a partner at the University Center Gaylord, is a state-of-the-art facility offering technical education in a unique, flexible, student-friendly manner.  We are dedicated to training, retraining, and updating job skills essential to high-demand, high-skill, high-wage occupations, specializing in construction and manufacturing technology and health career fields.

Contact Luann Mabarak, MTEC Director and Academic Advisor, at 989 705 3600 or luann.mabarak@kirtland.edu.

The MACRAO Transfer Agreements through Kirtland Gaylord M-TEC allow for smooth transferability of courses among participating Michigan colleges and universities.

It stipulates that 30 semester hours of 100-level and above compatible general coursework will satisfy typical freshman and sophomore-level general education requirements for the bachelor’s degree at participating universities. A Kirtland Community College student who completes the 30 credit hours for the MACRAO Transfer Agreement and who seeks to transfer to another institution must request that Student Services stamp his/her transcript “MACRAO Agreement Satisfied.” Check each school’s policies for further information.