Bridgeport Campus

5 Steps To Becoming A
Medical Assistant at WVJC

Have you been considering a career in the medical field, where you can both help patients and perform medical office administrative duties? If this sounds like you, enrolling in a medical assisting training program at WVJC may be a good fit for you! At WVJC, students have options regarding the type of training programs they … Read more

Why You Should Choose An Accelerated Training Program

Have you been considering furthering your education? Perhaps you’ve been looking for a training program that allows you to balance family, work, and college. Or you want to avoid spending four to six years at a traditional school taking classes you won’t need in your career. If this sounds like you, attending one of WVJC’s … Read more

Rodney Wilson – Faculty Highlight

Meet Rodney Wilson, ATI Champion, and Simulation Coordinator! Rodney Wilson is the new ATI Champion and Simulation Coordinator for the WVJC Nursing program. He works with the nursing students by reviewing their progress and formulating plans to succeed for them in our program. Mr. Wilson’s other job is running simulation scenarios on the mannequins in … Read more

WVJC Bridgeport Class of 2022

West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport hosted a graduation for the Class of 2022. The graduation ceremony was held at Village Square Conference Center on Friday, December 16, 2022, at 6:00 pm. The graduation ceremony included a keynote speaker, conferring of the degrees, and ended in the pinning & oath ceremony. The keynote speaker for this year’s … Read more

How Do We Give Back to the Community?

WVJC Bridgeport Students and Staff Served The Community! The WVJC Bridgeport campus has taken part in two community events this fall. The first event was a charity drive for Ms. Holyfield’s Current Events class. Current Events is a course that aims to keep students informed about current political and social issues.  One of the social … Read more

Alison Galan – Student Highlight

Meet Practical Nursing Student Alison Galan! Alison Galan started her journey at West Virginia Junior College in December of 2022. Alison chose the Practical Nursing program, which allows her to obtain her diploma in 12 months. She stated that she chose the West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport because “I always wanted to start my career … Read more

How To Perform a Lung Assessment

Dianne Phillips, the ATI and Sim Lab Coordinator, and practical nursing student Alison Galan demonstrate how to perform a lung assessment on an adult patient. Alison had already knocked on the door for permission to enter, washed her hands, and identified the patient using two forms of ID. Relying on her knowledge of the anatomy … Read more

Danielle Hart – Faculty Highlight

Meet One of Our New Nursing Faculty and Clinical Instructors, Danielle Hart! Danielle Hart is excited to take on her new nursing clinical instructor role at West Virginia Junior College at the Bridgeport Campus. When asked what attracted her to apply for this position, she stated, “I have been doing travel nursing for the last … Read more

Maria Schubert – Faculty Highlight

Meet Assistant Director of Nursing and Clinical Coordinator, Maria Schubert! As the Assistant Director of Nursing and Clinical Coordinator at WVJC, Maria Schubert wears many hats. She manages and maintains WVJC Bridgeport’s clinical sites so nursing students can have hands-on learning experiences through different hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities. As WVJC launches its online … Read more