MCC’s Institute for Workforce Innovation earns recognition from Governor Jay Nixon

MCC’s Institute for Workforce Innovation earns recognition from Governor Jay Nixon

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon recognized Missouri businesses, organizations and economic development leaders during a recent Conference on Economic Development.   One of the businesses he recognized worked with our Institute for Workforce Innovation to develop a customized ‘Church & Dwight’ 2-year Associate of Applied Science:- Business Management degree for production employees at its Harrisonville facility. (…)

MCC- Blue River faculty member talks history on KCUR Radio

MCC- Blue River faculty member talks history on KCUR Radio

Dr. Bill Worley,  a history professor who teaches at MCC – Blue River, was recently a guest on Radio KCUR’s “Up to Date” program with Steve Kraske.  Here is the link to more details:  http://kcur.org/post/jc-nichols-controversial-community-builder Dr. Worley has been asked to provide his historical knowledge many times before. Coming up, he will speak at 7 p.m. Sept. 4(…)

Heart of America Kennel Club presents first-year Vet Tech students with stethoscopes

Heart of America Kennel Club presents first-year Vet Tech students with stethoscopes

The Heart of America Kennel Club has been presenting first-year veterinary technology students with their very own stethoscopes as part of an on=going relationship between the vet tech program and the group. HoAKC president Dick Rees was on hand to present the stethoscopes to the students.

Kansas City Mayor Sly James visits MCC to kick off the 100th academic year serving KC

Kansas City Mayor Sly James visits MCC to kick off the 100th academic year serving KC

Metropolitan Community College opened the 100th academic year on Monday, August 18th. Kansas City Mayor Sly James spent time touring the Business and Technology campus to meet students and employees to celebrate the major milestone. Mayor James toured the Computer Integrated Machining and Manufacturing (CIMM) lab and the the 3-D Prototype Lab. The Mayor talked(…)

MCC Opens Our 100th Academic Year

MCC Opens Our 100th Academic Year

Metropolitan Community College has a proud tradition of providing a high quality, affordable education to students in the Greater Kansas City region and beyond. We were first founded as the Kansas City Polytechnic Institute in 1915 and opened our doors with 200 students. Now 100 years later, we have transformed into the largest higher education(…)