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MCC board will allow college to move forward with plans for men’s and women’s NJCAA soccer teams

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Board of Trustees will allow the college to move forward with plans to start men's and women's collegiate soccer teams. Board members made the decision during the October 8 board meeting, which clears the way for the college to apply to become a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association. "This is great day for Mohave Community College an...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – October 2021

MCC News shares the college news and events, along with faculty, staff and student stories from Mohave Community College each month.  Known as the "Mohave Minutes" it is intended to be a quick source of information to keep you updated on what's happening at the college's four campuses.   If you have an MCC story idea please email it to MCC@Mohave.edu.   You can also view this and previous newsc...
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MCC alumnus, first Most Outstanding Student $10,000 Award winner now educating next generation

MOHAVE COUNTY – Ronald Marcks is a Mohave Community College graduate and was the first Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student Award recipient.  He is now educating future leaders at Kingman Academy of Learning Middle School. The inaugural $10,000 Hodel Award was presented to Marcks in 2018 because of his academic success and volunteer work helping students.  The award is given each year to a graduat...
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MCC starts first competitive esports team for college students in Mohave County

MOHAVE COUNTY – Grab your headset and get ready to game at Mohave Community College and be part of its new esports team. Esports is a form of competitive video gaming that can be organized as multiplayer video game competitions between other teams of professional players or individually. Competitive esports has exploded in popularity, and MCC will be among several hundred colleges and universities w...
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(Video) MCC Graduate, Marine Corps Veteran finds success in Surgical Technology

Hear from MCC Surgical Technology graduate Giovanni Hartford about his decision to join the college Surgical Technology school after the Marine Corps, and how he landed a job at a great local hospital before graduating.  Then see more MCC student and graduate video stories here.  If you are not an MCC student, be sure to fill out the simple and free online application to get started on the path to a...
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MCC libraries, computer labs open on all campuses as local pandemic numbers improve

MOHAVE COUNTY – Anyone who needs help with a research paper, access to databases, or just a place to study, the Mohave Community College Libraries are here to help.  The libraries are now open on each campus for students to check out materials, use a study room and the computers.  Other materials the library provides to help students include textbooks, test preparation guides, DVDs and books. They...
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MCC Newscast – Mohave Minutes – June 2021

The MCC Newsroom shares the college news and events, along with faculty, staff and student stories from Mohave Community College.  Each month the team puts together an easy to watch newscast called the "Mohave Minutes."  It is intended to be a quick source of information to keep you updated on what's happening at the college's four campuses.  If you have an MCC story idea please email it to MCC@Moh...
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MCC surgical technology students ace national board exam

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College is pleased to announce that 100% of recent graduates from the Surgical Technology program passed the national board exam on the first attempt.   “We couldn’t be any prouder of this group, they stayed focused and determined during a time of crazy uncertainty, overcoming all obstacles, and achieving their goal of becoming Certified Surgical Technologists,...
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MCC awards 1,550 degrees and certificates for 2020-2021

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College awarded a total of 1,550 associate degrees and certificates, and 113 high school equivalency diplomas for 2020 and 2021. 262 graduates attended the 2020-2021 Commencement ceremony Friday, May 14, and they are ready for the next step in their educational journey, or begin their career.   "The graduates you see before you have a lot in common, but there is o...
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MCC graduate receives $10,000 cash for being chosen 2021 Kathy Hodel Most Outstanding Student

MOHAVE COUNTY – Misty Knight has faced some challenges and hardships during her life. She dropped out of high school to help provide for her family and help to take care of her mother who was diagnosed with a brain tumor. For eight years she worked minimum wage jobs and said she "barely got by."  After her mom passed away she decided to go back to school to honor her mother's wishes by earning a ...
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Graduation 2020-2021

Congratulations to all of the Mohave Community College graduates!  Below are the live recordings of the May, 14 2021 11:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Commencement Ceremonies.  You will also find the the Commencement Program Booklet here, which you can view and download.  5pm Commencement Ceremony Livestream Recording 11am Ceremony Livestream Recording Commencement Program Booklet Photos of the 2020-2021...
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Finish Strong at MCC, new Scholarship available for returning students

MOHAVE COUNTY - Mohave Community College is offering generous scholarships to people who have taken classes at the college, but left without earning a college degree or certificate. "The Finish Strong Scholarship is a great opportunity for former MCC students to come back and earn the degree or certificate they want," said MCC President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein.  "A lot of students had to stop their p...
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MCC now signing students up for summer and fall semesters, excellent value and options

MOHAVE COUNTY - The enrollment window just opened for both Summer and Fall classes at Mohave Community College.  Summer classes start June 1 and fall semester begins August 23.  Students are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible before the classes they want and need fill up. The college offers more than 80 degree and certificate options for students looking to start on their path to an associate...
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