MCC releases Dean’s List for Spring 2018

Metropolitan Community College has released its Dean’s List for the Spring  2018 semester. Across MCC’s five campuses, nearly 20 percent of students earned the academic distinction. To qualify, students must earn a semester grade-point average of 3.5 or higher and be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours. Earning Dean’s List recognition is an …

FastTracks, MCC partnership with Northwest Missouri State, on track for Fall ’18 launch

FastTracks — a program that lets students earn a Metropolitan Community College associate degree and a Northwest Missouri State bachelor’s degree in four years without leaving the Kansas City area — is enrolling students and will launch in August. “We’re excited about FastTracks,” says Andy Minor, enrollment manager at MCC-Maple Woods. “We’re looking to get …

Big turnout for fifth annual Midwest Supplier Diversity Exposition

The fifth annual Midwest Supplier Diversity Exposition yielded a big turnout May 16 at the MCC-Business & Technology campus. A total of 305 people turned out to see 120 exhibitor booths. The event is designed for minority-owned, women-owned, LGBTQ-owned, veteran-owned, service-disabled veteran owned and Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUB Zone) enterprises to showcase their products …

Dr. Dreand Johnson named associate vice chancellor for academic affairs

Metropolitan Community College has named Dr. Dreand Johnson the associate vice chancellor for academic affairs. He starts July 1. Johnson was most recently at Iowa Central Community College as vice president of academic affairs. Prior to that he served as dean of academic affairs at Tarrant County College, Trinity River Campus. While at Iowa Central …

Dr. Donald Chrusciel named vice chancellor of administrative services, CFO

Metropolitan Community College has announced its new vice chancellor of administrative services and chief financial officer. Dr. Donald Chrusciel officially joins the College on June 25. He comes to MCC from Bakersfield College in California, where he served as vice president of finance and administrative services. Prior to that, he served in a similar role …