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5 Benefits of Getting Your Degree in Cybersecurity at WVJC Online

October 21, 2021 | WVJC Staff

Are you interested in pursuing an exciting career in technology? Cybersecurity is one of the available technologies in the U.S., and companies are searching for professionals with the appropriate training and background to fill these roles.  Read on to learn about five aspects of getting your degree in Cybersecurity at WVJC Online. YOUR TIME YOUR SCHEDULE One of the realities...

Tabitha Browning – Graduate Highlight

October 20, 2021 | WVJC Staff

WVJC Clinical Medical Assistant graduate, Tabitha Browning loves her career as a medical assistant at Bali Surgical! She describes how her experience at West Virginia Junior College prepared her for success in the healthcare field. If you are ready for a healthcare career, please visit wvjc.edu to apply today!

What Does the Future of Cybersecurity Look Like?

October 6, 2021 | WVJC Staff

What does the future of cybersecurity look like? Cyberattacks are the fastest growing crimes in the U.S, with damages exceeding $6 trillion globally in 2021. Every type of organization is at risk, including nonprofits, small businesses, health, and medical facilities, large corporations, and more.  Cybersecurity professionals are in high demand, which means more significant opportunities for a rewarding career in...

Tristan Atha – Student Highlight

October 5, 2021 | WVJC Staff

Tristan Atha is a student in the Information Technology Program and began his education at WVJC in August 2020. Tristan previously attended both Marshall University and Fairmont State University. While at Marshall, Tristan was enrolled in the civil engineering program before transferring to Fairmont State for a short time before leaving school and joining the workforce. For a few years,...

Advice from Nursing Students

October 1, 2021 | WVJC Staff

WVJC Associate Degree in Nursing students explain why they decided to pursue a career in nursing and offer advice on how to prepare for nursing school. If you are interested in a healthcare career, visit our website today at wvjc.edu to learn more!  

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

| WVJC Staff

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!