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MCC partners with JCCC, KCK in regional training initiative

This month, Metropolitan Community College has finalized a partnership agreement with Johnson County Community College and Kansas City Kansas Community College to offer transportation and distribution training to the region.  Starting this fall, the three colleges will pool resources to feature over 18 open enrollment courses in CDL-A, OSHA and logistics.  A variety of skill …

Did you know?

Did you know that benefit enrolled employee participants can visit the MCC Wellness Center while on the clock, without having to use PTO/leave time, regardless of which campus you work? To schedule an appointment call 816.604.4555.

MCC-Longview wins Lee’s Summit Chamber award

MCC-Longview was honored on Friday by the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce with the Business of the Year Award. The campus received the honor at the chamber’s annual Res In Motus Award Luncheon. Longview was chosen from among three finalists in the large-employer category. Award selection was based on excellence in mission and culture, employee …

MCC Welcomes Wellness Coordinator Sharon Prothe

Please join us in welcoming Sharon Prothe as MCC’s Wellness Coordinator. Sharon is a member of the CBIZ Employee Services division and will office at the MCC Wellness Center, as well as schedule campus visits. As MCC’s Wellness Coordinator, Sharon will be creating and implementing exciting wellness activities while helping us inspire a culture of …

KCPS seniors earn high school, college degrees simultaneously

  More than a dozen graduating seniors in the Kansas City Missouri Public Schools each earned a college degree alongside their high school diploma this month, thanks to a new partnership between the school district and Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley. The students were part of the Early College Academy, a unique dual enrollment program that, unlike …

MCC-Penn Valley Bon Voyage Retirement Celebration

Penn-Valley has been a second  family for many of the faculty, staff and deans. The years of service and dedication each individual has given this institution and its students will be greatly missed. Most of them have impacted not only students, but student families, co-workers, and have created  lifelong friendships on their career journey. Both Dr. Joe Seabrooks, president of Penn-Valley …

MCC welcomes new director of OSHA Training Institute

Please welcome us in joining Jim Wellman to MCC.  Jim has accepted the position of director of the OSHA Training Institute Education Center, Region VII, located at the Business & Technology campus.  “I am very excited to be part of the MCC team,” said Wellman.  “I look forward to serving the organization.” Not a new …