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Online Clinical Medical Assistant Highlight-Racheal Huggins

February 7, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Choosing to continue your education after high school is a big decision that impacts not only your life but those closest to you. WVJC-Online Medical Assisting student Racheal Huggins made that very choice when she decided to attend WVJC-online for her Associate degree. Racheal is what is generally called, a non-traditional student; meaning that she waited a few years after...

LPN Graduate Highlight – Vannessa Crim

February 6, 2017 | WVJC Staff

As we kick off a new year here at WVJC-Bridgeport we sat down with one of our December 2016 Licensed Practical Nurse graduates, Vannessa Crim. Vannessa toured many colleges after her high school, hoping to find one that fit her college expectations. Vannessa was looking for a small community college that would know her by her name where she was...

IT Student Highlight – Brandon Cage

February 3, 2017 | WVJC Staff

The day started out like any other typical work day. Little did Brandon know, the appointment he had scheduled for later that afternoon would change his life forever. That appointment was for a personalized Campus Tour of West Virginia Junior College! Information Technology student, Brandon Cage, was working at TGI Fridays when he decided he wanted more for his life....

WVJC Online Programs Now Offered in Ohio

January 24, 2017 | WVJC Staff

In addition to all the courses WVJC provides at its main campus, we are also proud to now offer several programs in Ohio which are perfect for aspiring students in Cleveland, Youngstown, Akron, Canton and beyond! WVJC Online programs include: Business Administration – Ideal for those interested in advertising, accounting, marketing, and more, this program prepares you for a wide...

Dental Assisting Student Highlight – Kelsey Casto

May 19, 2016 | WVJC Staff

When choosing to attend college and obtain a degree there are many aspects to consider. Does the college offer the program I am passionate about? Do the instructors offer individualized support? Will my schedule be flexible? These are just a few vital questions to ask when exploring your options. Dental Assisting student, Kelsey Casto says she chose to transfer to...

Practical Nursing Graduate Highlight – Jennifer Knight

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“I chose WVJC Bridgeport because I really wanted a LPN program that was only one year and close to home. I heard about WVJC from a friend who also went into the program with me” said Jennifer when asked why she chose West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport. “I have always wanted to be a nurse and I finally found the...

Chastity Roach – Graduate Highlight

March 29, 2016 | WVJC Staff

Take a leap of faith and follow your passion! That is, Certified Dental Assistant, Chastity Roach’s advice when pursuing a higher education. Chastity is a November 2015 WVJC graduate. She was a model student, maintained a perfect 4.0 GPA throughout her time in college and always had a smile on her face. That smile is what drove her to embark...

WVJC Charleston Academic Dean – Katie Harvey

March 1, 2016 | WVJC Staff

West Virginia Junior College Charleston welcomes Academic Dean, Katie Harvey! WVJC Charleston has experienced a growth in student enrollment over the past year, with that growth came a need for additional staff to best support the student body. Mrs. Katie Harvey was brought onto the WVJC family in January 2016 as the Academic Dean. Katie is from Saint Albans, WV...

Medical Assisting Student Highlight – Alex Cullison

February 16, 2016 | WVJC Staff

CHARLESTON, WV – Medical Assisting student Alex Cullison enrolled at West Virginia Junior College with medical experience not typical for the average student. While it is not expected from students of any program to have experience in their field of study prior to enrolling, Alex says that is what motivated him to attend WVJC. Before beginning college Cullison joined the...

Pharmacy Technician Graduate Highlight – Timothy Moody

January 7, 2016 | WVJC Staff

Timothy Moody started WVJC-Bridgeport’s Pharmacy Technician program in June 2012 and graduated with his Specialized Associate Degree in December 2013. Timothy chose WVJC because he felt he could graduate and start a career a lot faster. Timothy’s passion for the pharmacy field came from his father, who was a Pharmacy Technician in the Navy. It is something he grew up...