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MCCC OFFERING EXCEL AND POWERPOINT TRAINING TO COMMUNITY

Monroe County Community College's Office of Workforce Development will be offering four of the most requested and popular Microsoft Office non-credit courses to local businesses and individuals this summer. All of these courses will be presented via Zoom. Read Press Release

PANEL TO DISCUSS VIOLENCE AGAINST ASIAN AMERICANS ON MAY 27

The community is invited to participate in a special panel discussion, "Violence Against Asian Americans: A Perspective," at 11 a.m. This virtual panel discussion will be presented via Zoom and is one of Monroe County Community College's May Diversity Month Series Read Press Release

MONROE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE LEADS STATE IN ENROLLMENT INCREASES FOR SUMMER 2021

Monroe County Community College started the Summer 2021 semester on Monday, May 10, with record increases in enrollment following a difficult year for students, faculty and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic. Read Press Release

INFORMATION SESSIONS FOR MCCC'S NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED RESPIRATORY THERAPY PROGRAM SCHEDULED FOR MAY 20

The Respiratory Therapy Program at Monroe County Community College will host one-hour long RT career information sessions for the public on Thursday, May 20, 2021, at 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Zoom. Read Press Release

MCCC INVITES COMMUNITY TO PARTICIPATE IN ZOOM SESSIONS HIGHLIGHTING JEWISH AMERICAN and PACIFIC ISLANDER HERITAGE MONTH EVENTS

Monroe County Community College is celebrating Jewish American Month and Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with a full slate of programming Read Press Release

STAFF OF MCCC'S STUDENT NEWSPAPER WIN NUMEROUS STATE AWARDS FOR "AGORA" EDITIONS AND ARTICLES FOR 2020-2021

The staff of Monroe County Community College’s student newspaper, Agora, has once again earned numerous state-level awards in 2021. Read Press Release

MCCC STUDENTS CAN SAVE TIME AND MONEY TRANSFERRING TO WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY THROUGH NEW ENGINEERING DEGREE AGREEMENTS

Four new articulation agreements between Monroe County Community College and Wayne State University will allow MCCC students who follow a prescribed plan of study to transfer as many as 90 credits to WSU Read Press Release

MCCC OFFERS FOUR-WEEK CERTIFIED NURSING AID COURSE BEGINNING JUNE 14

Monroe County Community College is once again offering its Certified Nurse Aid non-credit course this summer. The CNA course, offered in partnership with ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital and Michigan Works! Read Press Release

MEDIA ALERT: NEW AGREEMENTS TO BE ANNOUNCED BY MCCC AND WAYNE STATE THAT EASE TRANSFER INTO NUMEROUS WSU ENGINEERING PRGRAMS

Officials will announce new agreements between Wayne State University and Monroe County Community College that will allow MCCC students to save time and money transferring to WSU to complete numerous engineering program degrees. Read Press Release

MCCC Study Abroad Trip Planned in 2022 to Visit Eastern Europe

Members of the community are invited to join students and alumni from Monroe County Community College to learn more about short-term study abroad programs during virtual informational meetings on Wednesday, April 21 at 6 p.m. and at noon on Thursday, April 22. Information about the May 2022 MCCC Business and Culture Eastern Europe Study Abroad Program and the 2023 study abroad programs being planned will be presented. Read Press Release

MCCC TO HOST VIRTUAL PRESENTATION ON THE IMPORTANCE OF GETTING VACCINATED

On Friday, April 16, Monroe County Community College will host a virtual presentation by regional health care leaders about the importance of getting vaccinated. Read Press Release

MCCC INVITES COMMUNITY TO CELEBRATE DIVERSITY, ARAB AMERICAN & MIDDLE EASTERN CULTURE AND THE ENVIRONMENT WITH VIRTUAL EVENTS IN APRIL

Monroe County Community College is celebrating Diversity, Arab American & Middle Eastern Culture and the Environment with several unique events throughout the month of April 2021. All of the events are scheduled for one hour and will be held virtually, which allows participants to participate from anywhere in the world. Read Press Release

MCCC'S WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT OFFICE PRESENTS SPRING 2021 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR INDIVIDUALS AND BUSINESSES

Monroe County Community College's Office of Workforce Development will be offering nine unique non-credit training sessions and courses in February and March. The classes are created with area businesses and industry in mind and provide an opportunity for individuals who are looking to add new professional skills and knowledge. Read Press Release

PERFORMING MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS (INSTRUMENTAL AND VOCAL) OFFERED BY MCCC FOR FALL 2021 DEADLINE APRIL 12

Deadline to apply is April 12, 2021. MONROE, Mich. – Students planning to attend Monroe County Community College in Fall 2021 semester who are interested in music can apply for one of ten potential full tuition Performing Music Scholarships. The deadline for applying for consideration has been extended Read Press Release

MCCC MAKERSPACE HOSTING 2nd FREE 'MAKE & INNOVATE' WORKSHOP MARCH 30 via ZOOM with RANDY KUCKUCK, CEO & INVENTOR OF ZOOMBROOM

The Monroe County Community College Makerspace will host its second free Make & Innovate virtual workshop on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at 3 p.m. The link to attend the virtual workshop hosted on Zoom Read Press Release

BOARD APPROVES SLIGHT TUITION INCREASE

At its regular meeting last night, the Monroe County Community College Board of Trustees approved a slight tuition increase by a vote of 4-2 Read Press Release

MCCC Study Abroad Trip Planned For Eastern Europe May 2022 LEARN MORE DURING ZOOM SESSIONS ON MARCH 18 AT NOON AND 5:30 P.M.

Members of the community are invited to join students and alumni from Monroe County Community College to learn more about short-term study abroad programs during virtual informational meetings on Thursday, March 18, 2021, at 12:00 pm and 5:30 pm. Information about the May 2022 MCCC Business and Culture Eastern Europe Study Abroad Program and the 2023 study abroad programs being planned will be presented. Read Press Release

iNFORMATION SESSIONS FOR MCCC'S NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED RESPIRATORY THERAPY PROGRAM SCHEDULED FOR MAR. 18

The Respiratory Therapy Program at Monroe County Community College will host one-hour long RT career information sessions for the public on March 18,, 2021, at 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Zoom. To attend a session, Read Press Release

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 22 TO APPLY FOR $400,000 IN AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS FROM MCCC

Monroe County Community College has extended the deadline for current and future students to apply for $400,000 of scholarship funding available for awards for the 2021-22 academic year to March 22, 2021. The one-time, online scholarship application can be found at Read Press Release

MONROE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE HOSTS VARIETY OF VIRTUAL EVENTS IN CELEBRATION OF WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH 2021

Monroe County Community College is celebrating Women's History Month 2021 with nearly a dozen events throughout the month of March. All of the events are scheduled for one hour and will be held virtually, which allows participants to participate from anywhere in the world. More information about these, and other community events hosted by MCCC, can be found at Read Press Release