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Bighorn Blast Newscast – February 2024

Bighorn Blast Newscast - February 2024 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, along with student and employee stories from Mo...
Posted on in Events, Governing board, Leadership, Press Release, Student Life, Student Success.

Mohave Community College Board Votes to Adjust Student Tuition

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College board voted Friday to approve a change in the tuition and fee structure for students. The new tuition rates for in-state and out-of-state students will take effect starting with the upcoming fall 2024 semester.  This will be the first time in eight years that tuition has increased at Mohave Community College. The adjustments come after careful co...
Posted on in Governing board, Press Release.

MCC programs collaborate to offer real-world, hands-on learning experience

MOHAVE COUNTY – ­ The in-class instruction received by students at Mohave Community College is invaluable, preparing them to bolster the area's workforce or continue their education. However, the importance of real-world experiences cannot be overstated, which is why College disciplines are renewing efforts to collaborate and provide students with those opportunities. MCC Electrical Technology Inst...
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MCC fall enrollment window opens Feb. 20, sign up before classes fill up

MOHAVE COUNTY – Take the next big step in your educational journey at Mohave Community College. Registration for the fall semester opens Feb. 20 for classes that start Aug. 19. The College is also currently enrolling students in eight-week classes that begin March 11, and summer classes that begin May 28. Students are encouraged to sign up and enroll in the classes they want and need as soon as pos...
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Mohave Community College Soccer gears up for exciting inaugural 2024 season

MOHAVE COUNTY – ­ The Mohave Community College Soccer program has officially entered its inaugural year of 2024, with both Men's and Women's squads continuing to add to their rosters in preparation for the start of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) season in August. Athletic Director and Men's Head Coach Camilo Valencia says staff are focused on recruiting talented, hard work...
Posted on in Press Release.

MCC employee selected for fellowship in educational development

MOHAVE COUNTY – Abigail Jaimes-Gomez, an Educational Developer at Mohave Community College, was selected as a 2023 Donald H. Wulff Diversity Fellow. The fellowship strives to increase and support participation of individuals from historically underrepresented groups in the field of educational development. As an educational developer, she focuses on understanding the current state of higher educatio...
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MCC’s honor society inducts 31 students on the Lake Havasu Campus

MOHAVE COUNTY – Thirty-one Mohave Community College Lake Havasu Campus students have been inducted to Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society-Alpha Chi Chi chapter during an induction ceremony with friends and family. Phi Theta Kappa's mission is to recognize and encourage scholarships among two-year college students by providing an opportunity for leadership, service, and development. Students are invited to...
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MCC and Area Chambers encourage businesses and others to utilize classes in the Workforce Excellence Series

MOHAVE COUNTY – ­ Mohave Community College's Workforce Excellence Series is actively recruiting participants for the upcoming spring semester, with a dedicated goal to enhance and elevate the local workforce.  Courses are held on the College campuses and at several local Chambers of Commerce. Workforce Excellence Series representatives recently held information sessions at the Bullhead City, Kingm...
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Cameras ready? MCC student art club hosts 4th annual film festival, $500 grand prize

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College's student club, the Bullhead City Campus Arts Club, is hosting its 4th Annual Flash Film Festival. The festival is a chance for students, faculty, staff and community members to show off their artistic abilities behind the camera. "This is something anyone can do with the phone in their pocket and let their voice be heard," said Joe Ketchum, MCC faculty and c...
Posted on in Press Release, Student Life.

Sign up today for MCC Spring Community Education courses

MOHAVE COUNTY – The Mohave Community College Community Education Division has a wide variety of wellness classes kicking off with the start of the Spring semester. The classes include life skills such as clearing clutter, money mindset, meditation, a Latin Fit dance class and more. The New Year comes with plenty of opportunities at MCC! Several of the classes are taught by Facilitator Tina Jett and ...
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Dr. Stacy Klippenstein: MCC’s value enhanced by transformative shift to serve students and communities

I am delighted to share a few of the remarkable accomplishments Mohave Community College (MCC) made in 2023 and our anticipations for an even more eventful and innovative 2024. I will attempt to be brief as I share some of the many new and exciting developments happening at your local College, including workforce training initiatives, our positive economic impact, the creation of new academic programs,...
Posted on in Leadership, Press Release.

Scholarships available for students in health and public services, early childhood education

MOHAVE COUNTY – Mohave Community College students have the opportunity to earn the Home and Community Based Services Scholarship offered by the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS). The scholarship may help students cover the cost of tuition, books, course fees, and other resources students may need to be successful in their educational journey.    MCC has been awarded $1.4 million...
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Give the gift of higher education; sign up today at MCC

MOHAVE COUNTY – There's still time to give yourself the gift of higher education at Mohave Community College. Classes for the spring and summer semesters start January 8 and May 28. Recent labor market data shows that for every dollar a student invests at MCC they receive $6.10 in higher career earnings throughout their life. A full report on the positive economic impact MCC has on students and the ...
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Mohave Community College Soccer slates ID Camps for 2024

Mohave Community College Soccer has scheduled three ID Camps at which participants can hone and display their skills as Athletic Director and Men's Head Coach Camilo Valencia seeks players who have what it takes to compete at the collegiate level. Coach Valencia says ID Camps are designed to identify, evaluate and prepare players seeking to compete at the collegiate level. Camps provide technical and ...
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