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Medical Coding Degree Offered in Ohio

April 27, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Make Your Mark on the Healthcare Industry with Our Medical Coding Degree Offered in Ohio Students who are passionate about healthcare can now earn their education and train within the field thanks to our online medical coding program. Through our available virtual education options, students can work to earn their associate degree with WVJC Online and get started in a...

Student Highlight – Dani McCrobie

April 19, 2017 | WVJC Staff

In life it’s not the peaks that define us but the valleys. Dani McCrobie is an excellent example of persistence. When life pushes you to the breaking point a person has two choices. . . . get up or lie down. Dani McCrobie chose to push past her limitations. She proved to be resilient, brave and passionate to continue the...

Student Highlight-Slena Skeens

April 10, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Slena Skeens had been working as a shift manager for a local Dairy Queen for three years. The long hours were tough and meant she did not get to spend much time with her five small children. After hearing her children say that they wanted to work at Dairy Queen like Mommy when they grew up, she immediately tried to...

Admissions Highlight-Kristin Kirk

April 4, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Days come and go quickly, according to our High School Admissions Representative Kristin Kirk.  She strives to create opportunities for as many high school students as she can.  The excitement on the new student’s face’s, and seeing the excitement on the families of the graduating students faces keep Kristin motivated. Kristin studied Communications and Marketing at Fairmont State University.  After college...

Clinical Medical Assistant Program Now Offered in Ohio

March 21, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Along with the various courses WVJC offers on its main campus, we now additionally have programs offered in Ohio through WVJC Online. One particular program we’d like to highlight is our Clinical Medical Assistant Program, which provides dedicated students who are seeking a career in healthcare with the knowledge and skills the industry demands. Clinical Medical Assistant Training The training...

Online Medical Office Administration Program

March 20, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Last week we covered the basics on how to find an online school that best fits your needs; if you haven’t read it, Click Here. This week we are going to dive into WVJC-Online Medical Office Administration degree. “I don’t want to be the one giving shots, I want to be the one calling the shots”.  Have you ever heard...

Dental Assisting Student Highlight-Kourtney Patrick

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Kourtney Patrick was leading an exciting career as a Promotions Manager at WV Radio Corporation when she found out she was pregnant…..with twins! She was overjoyed at the news, but also knew it would be hard to keep up the demanding pace of live radio after the birth of her babies. Being on call 24/7, managing seven radio stations and...

Employee Highlight-Alice Middleton

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Alice Middleton is West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport most valuable asset. She takes little credit but keeps the institution running.  Alice graduated from WVJC with an Associate’s Degree from the Medical Assisting program.  She then attended Fairmont State to earn a Business Degree.  That was still not enough for Alice, and she is currently completing her Master’s in Education through Fairmont...

Employee Highlight- Robert Lynch

March 9, 2017 | WVJC Staff

Success.  How do you define it?  When do you reach a point in your life where you can say you are “Successful”? Is it something that you own that makes you successful, like that new 2017 Jeep Wrangler?  Or maybe it’s being able to pay all of your bills without worry; perhaps it’s going to a job that you love,...

WVJC-Online Campus

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Online degrees are one of the best advantages to a technological society.  These degrees can offer you the advantage of flexibility and the ability to keep working while earning your degree.  But not all online degrees are the same, and not everyone is a good fit for an online program. I know what you’re thinking… How could you say that?...