Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for MCCC and federal and state assistance, a student must:

  • Have financial need, except for some loans
  • Have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) certificate
  • Be enrolled as a regular student in an eligible program
  • Be a U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen
  • Have a Social Security Number
  • Make satisfactory academic progress
  • Register with the Selective Service, if required.