Monthly Archive:: July 2013

Save money & get a head start on your bachelor’s degree at Mountwest. Creating opportunity for yourself is easier and less expensive through a transfer education opportunity at Mountwest!  You can begin your college education at Mountwest

Trading a lab coat for chef whites

Many children grow up to become an accountant, a lawyer or a doctor. They lead a successful life and retire from a career after years of dedication and service. But then they decide they want something more:

Skills for the future

The Engineering Design Technology program provides individuals entry-level job skills required in several related professions, including engineering technicians, product design technicians, printers, computer-aided design (CAD) technical specialists, computer modeling specialists, simulation specialists, graphic designers and digital artists.

Student Spotlight

By Tiffany Black, Mountwest Graduate Going back to school after fifteen years was not going to be easy. I knew that this was one of the hardest and most important decisions that I was going to make.

Distance Learning

Many of us are challenged with finding the balance between the realities of the lives we choose and the goals and aspirations that we possess.  One positive way to affect both of those areas is through the

Cast Iron Cook-Off Champions

Once a year culinary teams from all over the Appalachian region meet to participate in a unique, friendly competition: The Cast Iron Cook-Off. From Pennsylvania to North Carolina, from Tennessee to West Virginia, different chefs have the

Mountwest Foundation

Being part of a community like this one means supporting the causes you care about. As we generate more awareness of the vibrant role Mountwest Community & Technical College plays in the long-term growth and stability of

moving forward >>> toward your goals

Mountwest Community & Technical College has classes and degree programs to move you toward your new goals. Choose part-time or full-time, day or evening classes. Start small with a certificate or jump right into an associate degree

The “Community” in Mountwest Community & Technical College Says It All

By Sheanna Spence In recent years, we’ve spent a lot of time and resources telling you, the community, about everything related to the “technical” part of Mountwest Community & Technical College. However, as the first year on

Grainger Tools for Tomorrow® Scholarship Program

One Company’s Commitment to Our Future Workforce W. W. Grainger, Inc. began partnering with Mountwest Community & Technical College in 2009 through the Grainger Tools for Tomorrow® Scholarship Program. Since then, the company has given away $16,000