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Wheeling Online/Hybrid Nursing – Program Highlight

Introducing WVJC School of Nursing’s New Online/Hybrid Nursing Program in Wheeling! Do you live in West Virginia’s Northern panhandle and need a nursing program that allows you to earn your degree with some flexibility? Look no further than WVJC School of Nursing’s new Online/Hybrid Nursing Program based in Wheeling, WV! This new and exciting program … Read more

Parkersburg and Martinsburg April Nursing Pinning Ceremonies

Congratulations, Nursing Graduates! The WVJC Bridgeport pinning ceremonies celebrated the remarkable journey of our nursing students from Parkersburg and Martinsburg cohorts on April 5th and 6th, 2024! 🎉 These students have devoted themselves to their education, investing countless hours in study and embracing every challenge during their clinical experiences. Their journey has been marked by … Read more

Measuring Oxygen Saturation Demonstration

Hands-On Skills – Measuring Oxygen Saturation West Virginia Junior College’s accelerated associate degree in Clinical Medical Assistant program provides valuable in-lab, hands-on training to our students. Watch as student Alexia demonstrates how to measure oxygen saturation using a pulse oximeter. Medical assisting students at WVJC enjoy smaller classes, one-on-one instructional opportunities, and hands-on learning. They … Read more

Cody Everson – Student Highlight

Meet Morgantown Nursing Student Cody Everson Cody Everson’s educational journey began at another institution, where he initially embarked on his academic pursuits. While he found his time largely positive, he felt a lack of personalized support from tutors or instructors. However, his professional journey took an intriguing turn when he transitioned to the Rockefeller Neuroscience … Read more

Mental Health Resources For Students

May Is Mental Health Awareness Month!  Were you aware that a significant number of college students are experiencing one or more mental health challenges? According to a 2022-23 Healthy Minds Study, a majority of 59% of college students face these concerns. As you balance family, life, and college, it is important to realize that you … Read more

Laila Minigh – Student Highlight

Meet Information Technology Student Laila Minigh Laila Minigh’s transition from South Harrison High School to West Virginia Junior College (WVJC) marked a significant milestone in her academic journey. As she stood at the threshold of higher education, she carefully weighed her options, ultimately drawn to WVJC by its proximity and the promise of intimate class … Read more

Michael Payne – Student Highlight

Information Technology student Michael Payne discusses his time as a work-study student at WVJC. Our small, hands-on class settings and flexible scheduling allow students like Michael, right out of high school, to work and earn an income while pursuing their dreams. To get started on your great career and great life, request information from WVJC … Read more

Travis Kimmel – Faculty Highlight

Meet Travis Kimmel, Assistant Program Director of Cybersecurity Travis Kimmel embarked on his academic journey by completing his Associate’s Degree in Information Technology from the Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology in Uniontown, PA. This institute, a former sister site of WVJC, provided him with foundational knowledge in the field. Building upon this, Travis pursued … Read more

WVJC and Moodr Health Partner For New Mental Health Initiative

WVJC and Moodr Health Collaborate For Nursing Student Mental Health Support Program West Virginia Junior College (WVJC) and Moodr Health have partnered to introduce an exciting pilot program that prioritizes mental health during nursing education. This innovative initiative, launched at the WVJC Charleston campus, is set to provide crucial support for a nursing cohort of … Read more

Hubie Bland – Medical Assisting Student Highlight

Meet Medical Assisting Student Hubie Bland Hubie Bland’s journey began at Glenville State College before he transitioned to enrolling at WVJC. Embracing a blend of on-campus classes and online coursework, his time at the institution proved deeply fulfilling. A seasoned individual with diverse professional experiences, including a 20-year tenure as a Federal Law Enforcement Officer … Read more