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Kacey Eagle Answers Questions About Our Externships

July 10, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Kacey Eagle, Our Medical Office Administration Program Director, Answers Questions About Our Externships Here at WVJC Online, we’re proud to offer a wide range of online programs for students looking to advance their educations and prepare themselves for careers that they’re passionate about. It’s our goal to take the skills our students have acquired and provide opportunities to apply them...

Q&A with Kacey Eagle, Our Medical Coding Program Director

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Here at WVJC Online, we’re proud of our online medical coding program. This is because students who complete its courses are giving themselves the opportunity to make their mark on the healthcare industry in Pennsylvania. With course material ranging from medical terminology to health information management, students who utilize our program can count on a well-rounded virtual education. This plethora...

Pharmacy Technician Graduate Highlight – Kaylynd Frazier

June 30, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Kaylynd Frazier graduated from WVJC’s Pharmacy Technician program in May 2017. She attended both our online and on-ground campuses so that she could graduate sooner. “I graduated almost 3 months before my original date. It was wonderful!” Before attending WVJC, she worked several years doing odd jobs but wasn’t quite sure which direction she wanted to go. Her friend, Cassandra,...

Information Technology Graduate Highlight – Justin Daggs

June 27, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Before Justin Daggs started his education at WVJC, he had worked several jobs and had many obstacles to overcome. He said, “I always thought college was kind of out of the question for me. I had multiple reasons for why I could not go. I wasn’t smart enough, poor ACT scores, not responsible enough, the list goes on and on.”...

Student Highlight – Bobby Viands

June 16, 2017 | WVJC Staff

The formula is simple.  When you combine passion and intelligence with drive and work ethic, the result is success.  Since Bobby Viands enrolled in West Virginia Junior College’s Network Administration/Security Program in January of 2017 that’s what he has experienced . . . Success! Bobby’s story isn’t unusual.  There’s been challenges and setbacks.  After completing his senior year of high...

Student Highlight – Jordan Karickhoff

June 5, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Jordan Karickhoff is set to graduate at the end of this month with her Associates Degree in Medical Office Administration.  Her excitement to graduate and begin her career is visible every day at the West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport Campus.  Jordan attended West Virginia University immediately following graduating from high school and stayed for one semester. She enjoyed her classes...

Student Highlight – Sydney Shaver

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Sydney Shaver always has had a sincere interest in the medical field. Initially pursuing pre-med at Alderson Broaddus, Sydney began experiencing some health complications related to a car accident years prior. After taking some time to get better and get back on track, Sydney resurfaced – more determined than ever to obtain her college degree and pursue a career in...

Graduate Highlight – Candice Barr

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Candice Barr is a hardworking mother, wife, and student. She went to Fairmont State University after she graduated from high school, but stated that she “didn’t realize the importance of [her] education then”.  While attending WVJC Online, she has been working part-time jobs to care for her daughter who has special needs and also taking care of the rest of...

Online Legal Office Assisting Program

May 31, 2017 | WVJC Staff

If you have been following our online series, you are already aware that WVJC is currently highlighting each of our online degree programs to provide an understanding of each program in greater detail. If you have not read the first in this series, please click Here to read it. Now it is time to discuss the Legal Office Assisting Program...

Graduate Highlight – Akwasi Opoku-Achampong

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Akwasi Opoku-Achampong graduated in 2017 from WVJC’s Medical Assisting Program. Akwasi is a dedicated father and student. Before going back to school, Akwasi was a Behavioral Health Clinical Auditor who specialized in Medicaid overpayments. After contemplating the future of his education, Akwasi choose to come to WVJC after he heard one of the college’s commercials on the radio. He recalls...