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MCCC HOSTING FLU SHOT CLINIC SEPTEMBER 13 FOR COMMUNITY

The Respiratory Therapy Program at Monroe County Community College will host a Flu Shot Clinic on Monday, September 13, 2022, from 9 a.m. - 4 :30 p.m. for the community, including MCCC staff and students. Read Press Release

MCCC'S 11 PERCENT ENROLLMENT SPIKE NO. 2 IN MICHIGAN AMONG COMMUNITY COLLEGES

Monroe County Community College’s credit enrollment has increased by 11.2 percent, which is the second-highest increase among the 28 community colleges in Michigan, Dr. Scott Behrens, vice president for enrollment management and student success, has announced. Read Press Release

MCCC HOSTS TRAINING WORKSHOP FOR HIGH SCHOOL WELDING INSTRUCTORS FROM ACROSS STATE

Since 2018, Monroe County Community College has partnered with high school career and technical education instructors to help them implement entry-level welding (AWS-QC-10) standards at their schools, and as part of this effort, the college’s Applied Science and Engineering Division hosted a weeklong training workshop in mid-August for high school welding instructors from all across Michigan. Read Press Release

MCCC HONORS STUDENT EXCELLENCE

Monroe County Community College recently honored the following students and student organizations for their achievements during the last two academic years (2019-20 and 2020-21) -- a virtual reception was held to recognize students and organizations for both years. Read Press Release

MCCC OFFERS MANY FITNESS AND WELLNESS CLASSES FOR THE COMMUNITY THIS FALL

The Office of Lifelong Learning at Monroe County Community College is offering a wide array of non-credit fitness- and wellness-focused Lifelong Learning classes this Fall Semester. New classes and sessions are offered throughout the fall and the complete schedule of classes can be found at Read Press Release

BEDFORD BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SEEKING BUSINESSES TO PARTICIPATE IN JOB FAIR ON 9/15/21 AT MCCC WHITMAN CENTER

On Wednesday, September 15, 2021, the Bedford Business Association will hold a Job Fair at the Monroe County Community College Whitman Center in Temperance. The Job Fair will be held from 4 - 7 p.m. Read Press Release

FACULTY OF THE YEAR AWARDS ANNOUNCED BY MONROE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE Dr. Nicole Garner, Full-Time Faculty of Year Award

Monroe County Community College honored Dr. Nicole Garner as the 2021 recipient of the Outstanding Fill-Time Faculty Award, one of two faculty awards presented each year by the college, as announced by Dr. Grace Yackee, vice president of instruction for the college. Read Press Release

FACULTY OF THE YEAR AWARDS ANNOUNCED BY MONROE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE Andy McCain, Adjunct Faculty of Year Award

Monroe County Community College honored Andy McCain as the 2021 recipient of the Adjunct Faculty Award, one of two faculty awards presented each year, in a recent announcement by Dr. Grace Yackee, vice president of instruction. Read Press Release

PUBLIC NOTICE OF UPCOMING ACCREDITATION REVIEW VISIT BY THE ACCREDITATION COMMISION FOR EDUCATION IN NURSING

Monroe County Community College wishes to announce that it will host a site visit for continuing accreditation of its Associate of Applied Science – Nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). Read Press Release

MCCC OFFERING POPULAR ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP CLASSES -- REGISTRATION FOR LEVEL 1 TRAINING NOW OPEN

Due to high demand, Monroe County Community College and Southeast Michigan Construction Academy are once again offering Electrical Apprenticeship – Level 1 training classes beginning Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021 through May, 2022. Read Press Release

MONROE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE EXPANDS CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROGRAMS

Monroe County Community College is expanding its criminal justice offerings beginning with the Fall 2021 semester in response to high-demand for a wide range of criminal justice professions in the region over the next five years. Students can study Criminal Justice, CJ-Corrections or CJ-Law Enforcement. Read Press Release

MCCC TO HOST APPRENTICESHIP INFORMATION SESSION FOR EMPLOYERS ON AUG. 3

Monroe County Community College will host an Apprenticeship Information Session for employers on Aug. 3 from 9-11 a.m. in Room 154 of the Career Technology Center (Building T). Read Press Release

MICHIGAN LEGISLATORS VISIT MCCC TO TOUR COMPLETED AND IN-PROGRESS FACILITIES UPGRADES

Michigan Senator Dale Zorn (R-District 17) and Michigan Representatives T.C. Clements (R-District 56) and Joe Bellino (R-District 17) visited Monroe County Community College this week to tour the campus and see first hand the various construction projects that have been recently completed or are in progress. Read Press Release

MCCC OFFERS STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN PROGRAM IN AUGUST

Monroe County Community College is once again offering the 12-week Sterile Processing Technician program, a noncredit, medical career training track that awards continuing education units upon completion. Read Press Release

MCCC PUBLISHES THIS YEAR'S EDITION OF “IMAGES” FINE ARTS MAGAZINE

Monroe County Community College has published the 35th edition of Images, its annual publication of poetry, prose and art. Read Press Release

BENJAMIN CAPAUL NAMED 2021 ALUMNUS OF THE YEAR FOR MONROE COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE

The Monroe County Community College Board of Trustees has honored local funeral director Benjamin “Benny” David Capaul with the college’s 2021 Alumnus of the Year Award. Read Press Release

MCCC ANNOUNCES DEAN'S LIST

Monroe County Community College is pleased to announce the 2021 Winter Semester Dean’s List. Read Press Release

ALUMNI ASSOCIATION TO HOST 26TH ANNUAL GOLF OUTING

The Monroe County Community College Alumni Association will host its 26th annual golf outing this Fall to raise money for student scholarships. Read Press Release

MCCC AWARDS PERFORMING MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Monroe County Community College has awarded performing music scholarships (band and choir) to Ronald Burgard III, Angelina Duarte, Lily Hatkow, Savannah Hoffman, Owen Hoffner, Aleyna Marketto, Zackary Masserant and Ryan Pierce. Read Press Release

STUDENTS CAN NOW COMPLETE MORE THAN 60 PERCENT OF EMU SPORTS MANAGEMENT BACHELOR’S DEGREE AT MCCC

Monroe County Community College students can now complete more than 60 percent of a bachelor’s degree in sports management at the college thanks to a new agreement with Eastern Michigan University. Read Press Release