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Program Highlight – Information Technology

August 19, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Students at West Virginia Junior College – Charleston Campus know that their success is the faculty, staff and administration’s main priority. This is visible in the halls every day, but the lengths the Information Technology department takes to ensure students’ success might surprise people. As with every program offered at WVJC, sitting for certification exams is essential. The IT students...

Medical Assisting Graduate Highlight – Megan Haskiell

July 20, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Megan Haskiell is a recent graduate from West Virginia Junior College’s Morgantown campus with an associate degree in Medical Assisting.  Megan was hired at Country Doctors, a new office in Preston County, just before her graduation. Since she has been hired, she has played a pivotal role in assisting with the start-up of the office. Megan says, “I love everything...

Business Management Student Highlight – Mallory Colsmann

May 29, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Meet WVJC Morgantown student, Mallory Colsmann!  Mallory is a Business Management student who is quickly approaching graduation. She chose to attend WVJC Morgantown because it’s not only close to her house, but also because “the admissions staff was really good” and she “enjoyed the small class sizes.” When asked about her favorite aspect of WVJC, she said, “My teachers are...

Business Management Graduate – Tammylinn Clutter

May 27, 2015 | WVJC Staff

During her time at West Virginia Junior College Charleston, graduate Tammylinn Clutter found that the smaller classes and one-on-one instruction was the key to her academic success. “West Virginia Junior College was a smaller environment for me to learn more quickly and effectively. I tried the big college setting and there was a lot of pressure,” stated Clutter. The Business...

Information Technology Graduate Highlight – Andrew Gatlin

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Andrew Gatlin and the Band of Brothers  As a college, the staff and faculty at West Virginia Junior College – Bridgeport have the good fortune of working alongside students every day as they prepare for their chosen careers.  Sometimes, however, there is a student, or group of students, that stand out among the other students and are deemed “unforgettable”.  Most...

Medical Assistant Graduate Highlight – Melissa Lipscomb

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Melissa Lipscomb recently graduated from WVJC Morgantown in March with a degree in Medical Assisting. She was hired immediately through her externship at Women’s First Obstetrics & Gynecology Specialists. Melissa said she chose to go to school at WVJC Morgantown because “it suited what I needed to get the degree and it was close”.  She mentioned that her connection with...

Legal Assisting Program Highlight

May 13, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Here at West Virginia Junior College Online, we love to help students get into growing fields of work so they can have a career and a better life for themselves and their family. With that said, our newest program to be added to the WVJC repertoire is the Legal Assistant program. With the Legal Assistant program our students are learning...

Practical Nursing Program Highlight

April 23, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Practical Nursing students complete their first clinical experience. Making a difference and helping others are common themes among those interested in becoming medical professionals.  As the first clinical rotation draws to a close for our Practical Nursing students here at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport, those ideals are very real for our students. PN students received their first clinical experience...

Externships

April 9, 2015 | WVJC Staff

During ones time as a student at West Virginia Junior College Online your experience will be different than that of an on-campus student, but there are a few things that stay the same. One of those is completing an externship. When choosing externship sites, our Career Management Director Julie Warden looks for the best of the best. We want our...

Dental Assisting Program

April 3, 2015 | WVJC Staff

Charleston, WV– The Dental Assisting Program at West Virginia Junior College is all smiles in 2015! Dental Coordinator Ms. Rebecca Hale received the 2014 Instructor of the Year Award at the Charleston Campus and she is continuing her hard work in 2015. The Dental Assisting program is blossoming with each day. Dental students are promoting dental hygiene on campus, teaching dental...