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Olivia Varner – Graduate Highlight

August 1, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Olivia Varner graduated from the Legal Office Assisting program on August 5, 2018. WVJC Online was her number one choice and her first college experience. She would become the first one out of her family to attend a college. Oliva knew right away that WVJC Online was the right fit for her because of the option for online classes, mobile...

Richia Riggleman – Student Highlight

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“It’s magic how much you can do when you believe in yourself and have great support!” – Richia Riggleman, WVJC-Morgantown student A side effect of success is an appreciation of the journey to get there. Often times, it’s not just one event, one person, or one thing that made the journey better, but rather the journey itself. WVJC specializes in...

Pharmacy Technician Program Highlight

July 25, 2019 | WVJC Staff

When students are enrolled in the Pharmacy Technician program at West Virginia Junior College, they are able to learn about all aspects of being a pharmacy technician. While enrolled in the program, students participate in hands-on training of skills in both retail and clinical settings. In retail pharmacy, a pharmacy technician inputs new prescriptions into pharmacy software, works with insurance...

Matthew Osborne-Lane – Student Highlight

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Do you have hobbies that you’re passionate about? Did you know you can turn your interests into a successful career that you love? Combining hobbies with a career is something Matthew Osborne-Lane knows all about! Matthew has an infectious energy that other students copy, and instructors crave. At WVJC, he is majoring in Network Administration/Security and plans to be a...

House of Delegates Visit WVJC Morgantown Campus

July 16, 2019 | WVJC Staff

The WVJC Legal Office Assisting Program hosted the entire Monongalia County delegation of the WV House of Delegates on July 15th, 2019, including Delegates Barbara Evans Fleischauer, Evan Hansen, Rodney Pyles, Danielle Walker, and John Williams. The purpose of this visit was for the LOA students to present their research and proposed legislation concerning their Lead Paint Abatement and Tax...

Healthcare Administration – Program Highlight

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Within the next five to ten years, we are expected to see a rise in medical technology in the area of telehealth and telemedicine. With that in mind, West Virginia Junior College Online has begun offering a Healthcare Administration program. In this program, students are able to earn an associate degree in as little as 18 months. The Healthcare Administration...

Nathaniel Tichinel – Incoming Student Highlight

June 28, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Nathaniel Tichinel first heard about our WVJC campus in Bridgeport when his older sister was looking into colleges several years ago.  He was only a freshman in high school at that time, but he and his parents knew this would be a great opportunity for him and kept in touch with High School Admissions Representative, Kristin Kirk, for his 4...

WVJC Morgantown is proud to announce the new Career Closet!

June 24, 2019 | WVJC Staff

WVJC takes the success of its graduates very seriously.  From our Career Management assistance to our Career Preparation class, we truly want our graduates to have the guidance they need as they leave college and transition into the workforce.  With this in mind, we have established the Career Closet! The purpose of this closet is to give students access to...

Ronnie Bland – Student Highlight

June 21, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Ronnie Bland is enrolled in the NAS program at the WVJC Charleston campus. He graduated from Nitro High school and decided that WVJC was the best fit for him! Ronnie did not want to go to a 4-year college as he was looking for something smaller and wanted to get a degree quickly so he could start working in his...

How to Prepare for an Interview

June 13, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Interviews are one of the most nerve-wracking situations an adult can go through. However, if you do your research, you will be prepared to take on any question and also come up with a few of your own to ask. When first researching a company, you want to visit their main website, as well as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Glassdoor. If...