MCC SBDC Success Award recipient

SBDC counselors earn certifications

Posted by on 07.28.14 in Press Release

The Arizona Small Business Development Center (AZSBDC) Network awarded certifications to Mohave Community College’s SBDC counselors during a recent conference in Prescott. MCC’s SBDC center director, Mark Retersdorf, and business analyst, Lisa Card, each received counselor certifications. The certifications were awarded because Retersdorf and Card demonstrated competency and completion of training in financial management, marketing, [...]

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PN students receive pins

Posted by on 07.25.14 in Events, Press Release, Student Success

Fifteen practical nursing students received their professional pins from Mohave Community College during a ceremony conducted at MCC’s Bullhead City campus on July 24. “I look forward in seeing you all in the community,” said Jill Loveless, MCC’s dean of instruction, during the welcoming address of the pinning ceremony. “To the friends and families of [...]

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‘The College Experience’ for first-time students

Posted by on 07.24.14 in Press Release

A recent report indicates that half of four million online job postings are in need of college graduates and that three out of five postings were for white-collar occupations, particularly those within science, technology, engineering and math. The Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce further states that the most high-demand, white-collar occupations were [...]

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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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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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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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