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Medical Assisting program

Mountain State Medical Specialties – Externship Highlight

At West Virginia Junior College, we not only provide you with small classes and a great experience, but also with a hands-on externship. During the end of your program, you will be assisted with finding a great site to provide the best hands-on experience for you. Many businesses in the area are more than happy … Read more

Angela Sharp – Student Highlight

Angela Sharp earned her Associate Degree in Medical Assisting from WVJC Charleston in 2017.  Angela decided to attend WVJC after she graduated from high school. She chose WVJC because of the convenience of being close to home and the small college environment. The flexible schedule allowed her to work while earning her degree. Angela said, … Read more

Jasmine Martin – Student Highlight

Jasmine Martin is an online Clinical Medical Assistant student at WVJC. Before attending WVJC, she attended a local community college and had a great experience. However, it did not offer a medical assisting program, which is what Jasmine really wanted to do. Before Jasmine enrolled at WVJC Online, she worked full time as a stay-at-home … Read more

Student Highlight – Dani McCrobie

In life it’s not the peaks that define us but the valleys. Dani McCrobie is an excellent example of persistence. When life pushes you to the breaking point a person has two choices. . . . get up or lie down. Dani McCrobie chose to push past her limitations. She proved to be resilient, brave … Read more

Medical Assisting Student Highlight – Megan Sturm

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 … Read more

Student Highlight – Christle Henderson

Every morning, Christle Henderson prays and reads her Bible before heading to the West Virginia Junior College, Morgantown campus. Christle, a Medical Assisting student who is planning to graduate in November, is also a Children’s Minister at Deer Park Church of God of Prophecy in Oakland, Md. As a volunteer, she prepares lesson plans, develops … Read more

Student Highlight – Brandi Meadows

Being a mother, wife, and full-time student, Brandi Meadows of the WVJC eCampus is one busy woman. She enjoys taking care of people, which is one reason she enrolled in the medical assisting program and why she enjoys being with her family. So, it was quite surprising for her to find someone asking about how … Read more

WVJC Bridgeport Graduate Highlight: William Smith, Medical Assisting

William T. Smith is a Medical Assisting Graduate from West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport Campus. One week after he completed his Medical Assisting program, he was hired at Biolife Plasma Services where he was hired as a screener which is responsible for taking patient vitals, iron and protein levels. After a few months, he was … Read more

WVJC Bridgeport Student Highlight: Denise Hayes, Medical Assisting

Denise Hayes is enrolled in the Medical Assisting program at West Virginia Junior College Bridgeport. “My favorite part of school is learning the knowledge of my classmates and the excitement of attending college as an older student,” she said. Denise loves meeting new people and enjoy working toward a goal of obtaining her Medical Assistant … Read more

WVJC Bridgeport Medical Assisting Student Highlight: Megan Stone

“I chose to come to WVJC because I wanted to do something to better myself. The idea of always having to rely on someone to take care of me was terrible. I also wanted to be a good role-model for my future kids and any kids in my life; explained Megan.” She loves WVJC Bridgeport … Read more