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Behind the Scenes of an IT Classroom

September 24, 2021 | WVJC Staff

Students at West Virginia Junior College achieve success through hands-on training in their programs. Information Technology students who are currently taking their Introduction to Computer Hardware class were so excited as they receive their first hands-on experience working with internal systems. Check out the video below to see what project they were working on! Discover how you can receive hands-on...

Legal Office Assisting – Program Highlight

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Legal Office Assisting Program Director, Bryce Adkins talks about what WVJC students can expect to learn throughout the course of the Legal Office Assisting program at WVJC Online. Follow along as we explore the various skills and training our students will develop in this comprehensive online program. To learn more about the Online Legal Office Assisting or other online degree...

Cybersecurity Jobs: What Are Potential Employers Looking For?

September 23, 2021 | WVJC Staff

You’ve read our articles, researched the statistics, and determined a career in cybersecurity could be a perfect fit for you. Now, what? Do you have what it takes to thrive within this comprehensive field of study? Read on to discover what cybersecurity employers are looking for in their next professional.  DO YOU HAVE THE QUALIFICATIONS? Managers are looking to answer...

Back to School Bash

September 20, 2021 | WVJC Staff

The Practical Nursing students from WVJC-Bridgeport held a “Back to School Bash” on campus on August 2, 2021. This free event was part of their community nursing curriculum and allowed students to complete the project from planning stages to implementation with the help of their instructor. An estimated five hundred people were in attendance to enjoy the event. Traditionally, the...

Conversations with Students

September 17, 2021 | WVJC Staff

WVJC Charleston students discuss college, life, and their future in this multiple-part vlog. Follow along as WVJC students have real conversations about being a college student in today’s world. Watch as students talk about what brought them to West Virginia Junior College. To find out how you can become part of the WVJC family, request information here!

WVJC Students Participate in Mass Casualty Simulation

September 10, 2021 | WVJC Staff

During their Community Health Course, nursing students in the WVJC Morgantown ADN program participate in a Mass Casualty Incident Simulation at WV STEPS. Students teamed up to quickly assess and triage the patients in this simulation training. Triaging prioritizes patients in the order patients need to be handled to increase efficiency. As a nurse, prioritization is critical for effective and...

Tammy Kaylor – Staff Highlight

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The chances are if you have not already had courses with Tammy Kaylor as a pharmacy technician student or an allied health student, you will. Tammy is a proud staff member of WVJC Online who takes great pride in sharing her knowledge and expertise with her students. Check out the video below to learn more about Tammy’s background and experience....

How to Tell if a Career in Cybersecurity is Right for Me?

September 9, 2021 | WVJC Staff

Have you ever considered a career in cybersecurity? If so, you may have some questions before moving forward. The demand for cybersecurity professionals is growing. In 2019, 70 percent of qualifying organizations regularly implemented protective network systems to prevent cyber threats from compromising daily operations. As this trend continues, the door to a rewarding career in cyber technology and protection...

Behind the Scenes of Building Pharmacy Tech Kits

September 7, 2021 | WVJC Staff

Are you a pharmacy technician student wondering where your clinical practice kits come from? Or a prospective student wondering how you will do clinicals at home? Take a look as the team here at WVJC banded alongside Pharmacy Technician Program Director, Jamie McGuire to create these kits that are sent right to your home! Talk to an admissions advisor today...

Jenna Ramirez – Student Highlight

September 3, 2021 | WVJC Staff

Jenna Ramirez is currently a student in the Information Technology Degree program! Before enrolling at West Virginia Junior College, Jenna attended West Virginia University majoring in Nutrition. After a year at WVU Jenna realized her needs weren’t quite met; after searching for schools online, she found that WVJC was just what she was looking for. Jenna stated “I feel like...