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Jess Lowe – Admissions Advisor Highlight

November 1, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Hi!  My name is Jess Lowe and I am the High School Admissions Advisor for WVJC Morgantown and Online! I’ve been a part of the WVJC family for about a year and a half, and my favorite part of working here, aside from all the amazing students and families that I get to help, is working alongside such dedicated and caring faculty...

Marrissa Merill – Student Highlight

October 25, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Marrissa Merill is attending West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport where she will soon obtain her associate degree in Dental Assisting. In December, Marrissa will be sitting for the National Registered Dental Assisting certification exam. She is anxiously awaiting her test date. However, she feels confident that her education has prepared her for success. Marrissa began her career at WVJC shortly...

Maurice Faulkner – Student Highlight

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Maurice Faulkner is a student in the Network Administration/Security program at WVJC Charleston. Maurice picked WVJC because it was local and easily accessible. Maurice was interested in a career that is in high demand and included his love of technology and computers. Having heard the commercials for WVJC, he decided to schedule an appointment to see if this was the...

Lisa Phillips – Graduate Highlight

October 18, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Lisa Phillips is a graduate of WVJC Online’s Clinical Medical Assistant program.  Lisa is employed in her field and loves what she does.  However, to really understand her story, we have to go back to the beginning. Lisa, like so many others, jumped right into college after high school.  After a short time, she felt that it was not a...

Mon Health Medical Center – Externship Highlight

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West Virginia Junior College and Mon Health Medical Center have had a working relationship for the past few years. Mon Health Medical Center accepts Clinical Medical Assistant, Medical Office Administration,  and Pharmacy Technician students to complete their externship hours with the facility, as well as Nursing students for their clinical hours. During the last few years, many students have not...

United Hospital Center – Externship Highlight

October 11, 2019 | WVJC Staff

Externships allow students to experience real-life skills in their field of study, in order to gain valuable experience and knowledge from the experts in the field. At WVJC, all students have the opportunity to participate in an externship where they get to interact in their field of study. One of WVJC Bridgeport’s incredible externship partners, who we have worked with...

Study Tips: How to Overcome Test Anxiety

| WVJC Staff

We know that preparing for a test can be, at times, overwhelming and a little stressful. Being prepared can really help you overcome the anxiety that often comes with taking a test. Read on as we provide a few study tips! 1. Create Pre-Tests Matching Fill in blanks Essay/short answer (For in-class short answer and essay questions consider having a...

Emma Cannon – Admissions Advisor Highlight

September 27, 2019 | WVJC Staff

“ I enjoy connecting with our students and encouraging them to believe in themselves to see their true potential.”- Emma Cannon Emma Cannon is an Admissions Advisor at WVJC Online. As an Admissions Advisor, it is her job to guide a potential student through the admissions process. She tends to create a close bond with the students that she works...

Kylee Wood – Graduate Highlight

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WVJC Online’s Medical Office Administration program has many advantages. One of the greatest is the flexibility that exists to work within your own schedule and timeframe. This flexibility is what attracted Kylee Wood to the program when she started. For Kylee, being a mom and going to school had to work together. “WVJC offered me a way to get my...

Steps to Apply for Admission to the Nursing Program at WVJC Charleston Campus

September 20, 2019 | Guest Team Member

West Virginia Junior College (WVJC) Charleston Campus is excited to offer an 18-month nursing program. This program focuses on competitive skills in a patient focused, critical care discipline, that is in high demand. Our nursing program is a direct admission program, which means you won’t waste time and money taking classes, only to find out later that you are not...