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Practical Nursing Graduate Highlight – Jennifer Knight

May 19, 2016 | WVJC Staff

“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...

Dental Assisting Graduate Highlight – Jessie Earley

December 17, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Jessie Earley started school at WVJC Bridgeport in June 2015 for the Dental Assisting program. She currently resides in Middlebourne, WV, which is about an hour away from WVJC Bridgeport’s Campus. She chose to go to WVJC because of the supportive environment and the opportunities that will be offered during and after her college career. Jessie says she chose the...

Dental Assisting Student Highlight – Micah Jackson

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Huntington native, Micah Jackson, is hoping to have more men join the Dental Assisting program at West Virginia Junior College Charleston Campus. Currently Micah is the only male in the program and he is an excellent student. Since beginning classes in May 2015, Jackson has maintained a 4.0 GPA and is a role model for fellow students. “I’ve always wanted...

Information Technology Student Highlight – Eddie Holsclaw

October 28, 2015 | WVJC Staff

CHARLESTON, WV – We are always thrilled when our students refer their friends to our school! This is the case with Information Technology student Eddie Holsclaw, who chose to attend West Virginia Junior College based on his friend’s advice. “I chose WVJC because I heard so many nice things about it from a former student. I knew if he enjoyed...

Medical Assisting Student Highlight – Megan Sturm

September 8, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Medical Assisting student Megan Sturm knew that WVJC- Bridgeport was the right choice for her as soon as she stepped into the school. She instantly felt comfortable and welcomed. She knew the Medical Assisting program was a good fit because she has always had the utmost respect for people in the medical field. She loves to help others and enjoys...

Dental Assisting Graduate Highlight – Jesse Rose

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For some students starting college can be daunting, especially because it is unfamiliar territory. However, West Virginia Junior College Charleston is not just any college. The staff and faculty support students from the initial admissions meeting to graduation and beyond. Certified Dental Assistant, Jesse Rose, knows this first hand. Jesse was not nervous about starting college because he had always...