Economy Archive

Getting your foot in the door

In an economy where job seekers significantly outnumber positions, distinguishing your credentials is essential. How can you stand out from the crowd? According to online resumé service, job recruiters wade through thousands of profiles and resumés

History repeats itself

MCC partners with MSU to bring agricultural programs back to local students Fifty years ago, agriculture was one of the first programs offered at Montcalm Community College. However, due to low enrollments, agricultural classes were cancelled during


Montcalm Community College is incorporating robotic technology into its curriculum to train workers for high-tech jobs in manufacturing. FANUC and Baxter technology is redefining the way robots are used in manufacturing environments, providing automation that will help

Online Learning

Online and hybrid courses offer the flexibility that Judy Hunt and Sydney Hedrick need to fit college classes into their busy lifestyles. Both types of courses are similar to traditional classes in some ways. Students have an

MCC: Celebrating 50 years of learning!

Montcalm Community College has been providing our region’s families and employers access to quality higher education for nearly 50 years, with more than 100,000 learners served through credit courses, and career development and personal development noncredit courses

By Annette Johnson Career/Academic Advisor

Technical jobs in science, technology, mathematics, and engineering (STEM) will all play an instrumental role in the expansion of computer systems, high-tech manufacturing, and the research and development industries. These types of occupations are consistently high-paying careers

MCC programs can help you achieve your goals

The world is full of all kinds of people with all kinds of talents, and Montcalm Community College is dedicated to providing the right kind of education for each one. While an advanced degree may be the

Explore options for a changing workforce

Regardless of your career goals, Montcalm Community College has programs to help you succeed. Several new partnerships with other institutions offer degree opportunities beginning Fall 2013 in information security, landscape and lawn management, aviation maintenance, hotel management,

Internet Job Search the Right Way

Start online but don’t stay there A mere 10 percent of job hunters will find a job online. That fact is sad but true. Yet online job hunting seems so promising. Just scroll through the hundreds of jobs