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Early Start Scholarship helps start the path to higher education for high school students, GED recipients

MOHAVE COUNTY – The path to an affordable education starts at Mohave Community College especially with the Early Start Scholarship. The scholarship provides Arizona high school juniors and seniors, GED recipients and home-school high school students the option for 10 free credit hours of college classes. "The Early Start Scholarship can help high school students meet pre-requisite classes for health...
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MCC helps get elementary students thinking about future careers (Video Included)

A wonderful example of one of the College's great partnerships that help get kids thinking about their future.  Read more from the Mohave Valley Daily News about the 5th graders from Mohave Accelerated Learning Center visiting the MCC Bullhead City campus. Story by Fred Mason, MVDN BULLHEAD CITY — For the second year in a row, Mohave Accelerated Elementary School fifth-graders descended on Mohave ...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – September 2022

Check out the great stories in the September 2022 MCC Newscast - Mohave Minutes. Reporters and Editors, if there's a story you see in the newscast and would like more information, a photo, or a soundbite for radio and/or video reports, please contact MCC Executive Director of College Communications James Jarman at jjarman@mohave.edu . Thank you!  MCC News shares the college news and events, alon...
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MCC alumna is dedicated to giving back to the LHC community

MOHAVE COUNTY – Rebecca Anderson Claas is a Mohave Community College alumna who graduated with her Associate of Applied Science in Registered Nursing. Today she's a registered nurse in the Surgical Services Department at Havasu Regional Medical Center.   Prior to coming to MCC, Claas received Emergency Medical Services training and her Certified Nursing Assisting degree in Denver. Her medical inte...
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MCC announces TutorMe partnership a 24/7 online tutoring resource for students

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College has announced its partnership with TutorMe, a leading provider of 24/7 high-impact online tutoring. Through this agreement, MCC will provide over 3,000 students with access to additional academic support in the form of online tutoring. TutorMe will be available to students at no cost to them for the 2022-2023 school year. With over 15,000 tutors available any...
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Power restored to Bullhead City Campus, normal schedule resumes Sept. 12

UPDATE: Sunday, Sept. 11, at 5:00pm MCC's Bullhead City campus will resume normal operating hours on Monday, September 12. Thank you everyone for your patience. UPDATE: Friday, Sept. 9 at 5:30pm Power has been restored to the Bullhead City campus. Our facilities and IT teams will be on campus this weekend to ensure the campus is ready to resume a normal schedule Monday, September 12. We will post an...
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New Bullhead City campus dean brings decades of experience to help students and the community  

BULLHEAD CITY – Mohave Community College is pleased to announce the new Dean of Student and Community Engagement for the Bullhead City Campus is Gary Cooper.   Mr. Cooper has an extensive background in higher education and K-12 education, and since July 2010 he has served as Director of College Readiness for Denver Public Schools.     "The most exciting aspect for me is that I will be joining...
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MCC fall registration opens for GED classes on all campuses

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is now offering fall registration at all MCC campuses for GED classes that begin Oct. 17. Learners can enroll in in-person or online preparation courses for the GED test subjects through the PreCollege Studies Department. Registration and an orientation must be completed prior to scheduling classes. To begin the registration process and to sign up for an orie...
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MCC alumna overcomes obstacles to pursue degree in education

MOHAVE COUNTY – Growing up, Stephanie Powell, had great educators make an impact on her life. This impact led her to become a teacher so she can impact future generations. Powell graduated from Mohave Community College with her Associate of Arts in Elementary Education in 2022 and is working at Kingman Academy of Learning Intermediate School as a fourth-grade teacher. Powell at a young age was diagn...
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MCC enrollment numbers are up, student excited to come back to campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Monday was back to school for students at Mohave Community College. Many returned to continue their higher education journey and many new students are taking the first step to earn their degree and/or certificate.   Enrollment is up this semester by roughly 10% with approximately 4,000 students taking classes across all campuses, as well as, online and live remote via Zoom.  ...
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MCC now accepting applications for Fire Science Academy

MOHAVE COUNTY – Firefighters are first responders and are valuable to all communities around the world. Men and women who want to become a firefighter can start at Mohave Community College by filling out the application. MCC's Fire Academy is a 272-hour course providing recruits training in basic firefighting concepts including fire behavior, rescue procedures, command and control, fire suppression,...
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MCC’s Center for Teaching and Learning debuts new recording studio

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College Center for Teaching and Learning has a new recording studio by One Button Studios for faculty and students to use. The studio is a step closer for instructors providing an engaging and quality online learning experiences. "The addition of a user-ready recording studio that's set up with lighting, sound, green screen and more. It allows faculty to focus on tea...
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MCC’s educational developer selected for Campus Compact’s Engaged Scholars Initiative

MOHAVE COUNTY – Campus Compact this week announced the 15 faculty and staff selected as the 2022-2023 cohort of Engaged Scholars as part of its Engaged Scholars Initiative. Abigail Jaimes-Gomez, Educational Developer at the Center for Teaching and Learning at Mohave Community College, has been selected to participate in the year-long program that will strengthen her individual and collective scholars...
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MCC alumnus reaches career goal as executive chef in Laughlin

MOHAVE COUNTY – Since he was 10 years old, Torren McClure, found an appetite for cooking. Growing up he would cook with his parents and grandparents, watch cooking shows and be fascinated by the science of cooking. Fast forward 18 years later, he is now the Executive Chef in the Gourmet Room in Don Laughlin's Riverside Resort in Laughlin, NV and has been for six years.    McClure may have started ...
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