MCC pet food donation

Animal shelter receives large donation

Posted by on 07.23.14 in Press Release

A friendly competition among three Mohave Community College departments resulted in a sizeable community donation. “We wanted to help our community and this was a fun way to gather donations,” said Melinda Silva, MCC’s call center manager. “The recipient told us it was one of the largest donations the organization had received.” MCC’s call center, [...]

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Textbooks

Students to save on textbook costs

Posted by on 07.23.14 in Press Release

Mohave Community College students will have access to a selection of free, online textbooks starting this fall. The new resource will be available to students who enroll in particular courses, and it furthers the college’s goal to provide affordable higher education in Mohave County. “We are trying to be able to offer free textbook opportunities [...]

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Mohave Newswire

New online training resources for entrepreneurs

Posted by on 07.22.14 in Press Release

Potential and existing entrepreneurs in Mohave County now have access to free online training to help their businesses succeed. The Hewlett Packard Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (HP LIFE) can be accessed from the Web site of Mohave Community College’s Small Business Development Center (SBDC). “When students graduate from MCC, they have three choices: attend a [...]

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Mohave Newswire

Kingman candidate meet-and-greet

Posted by on 07.21.14 in Press Release

Kingman residents will have an opportunity to meet candidates for the city elections during an event that is co-hosted by Mohave Community College and the Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce. The public is invited to attend the event, which begins at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 22 in the meeting room of the Kingman Powerhouse [...]

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Mohave Newswire

MCC expands instructor pool

Posted by on 07.21.14 in Press Release

Mohave Community College is expanding its associate faculty pool for the fall semester, which begins Aug. 25. Associate faculty teaches part-time for the college, and instructors can be qualified based on a variety of criteria, according to Jennifer Picard, MCC’s associate faculty liaison. For the fall semester, MCC is hiring in more than 20 discipline [...]

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MCC Success by Design overall winner-Willow Allmon

‘Success by Design’ scholarship recipients

Posted by on 07.17.14 in Events, Student Success

Willow Allmon was in church when someone handed her a flyer for Mohave Community College’s “Success by Design” live-art, scholarship competition. “At this time, I thought there was no way I could go back to school because of finances, but then this opportunity came about and I thought, why not give it a shot,” said [...]

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MCC-CIS class

Enrollment for new HIT program under way

Posted by on 07.14.14 in Press Release

Mohave Community College is enrolling students into a new program that is projected to be one of the strongest areas of career demand through 2022, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The Health care Information Technology (HIT) degree program teaches students how to electronically record and manage patient health information data. They code [...]

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MCC financial aid checklist

New students urged to complete FAFSA

Posted by on 07.10.14 in Press Release

Mohave County residents who are interested in taking fall classes at Mohave Community College and who want to apply for federal financial aid are strongly urged to start the application process now. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) should be completed online by Tuesday, July 15 to assist in the timely process of [...]

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MCC CIS class

New report reveals top career fields for graduates

Posted by on 07.09.14 in Press Release

A new federal report reveals the top-ranking employment fields for graduates with bachelor’s degrees are computer and information sciences, engineering, business and health care. The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) released its report, “Baccalaureate and Beyond,” on July 8, which tracked the employment of students who graduated with bachelor’s degrees in 2007-2008. The report [...]

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MCC radiologic technology program

Rad tech earns accreditation

Posted by on 07.08.14 in Press Release

Mohave Community College’s radiologic technology program has received an initial three-year accreditation. The status assures students that they are acquiring an education in accordance with high academic standards. The program earned its accreditation from the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). The JRCERT is the only agency recognized by the U.S. Department [...]

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