Online Degree & Certificate Programs

Online Degree & Certificate Programs

Online Degree & Certificate Programs at MWCC The online programs listed below are our fully online offerings. Please visit the Degrees & Programs page to learn about all of our programs, both fully online and those that are currently remote/online due to COVID requirements. We also offer online non-credit courses and certificates including K-12 teacher […]

Online Learning FAQs

Online learning courses are not for everyone. The decision to take an online learning course versus a traditional course should not be taken lightly. These guidelines will help you decide if online learning is right for you. What Type of Student Should Take Online Learning Courses? The most important characteristic of an online learning student […]

Pharmacy Science Degree

Associate of Science in Pharmacy Science Mount Wachusett Community College’s Associate of Science in Pharmacy Science degree establishes the foundation for students interested in pursuing a career in the pharmacy field, providing an enriching academic experience that will set you up for future success. The program is an ideal fit if you have a passion […]

Online Resources for Faculty

AAC&U LEAP Rubrics:  http://www.aacu.org/value/rubrics/index_p.cfm?CFID=43271493&CFTOKEN=67376594  Academic Integrity – www.academicintegrity.org Academic Leader Newsletter – http://www.magnapubs.com Accountability – http://www.sheeo.org Accreditation – www.chea.org, http://www.neasc.org Assessment of Outcomes – http://www2.acs.ncsu.edu/UPA/assmt/resource.htm Case Method – http://www.soc.ucsb.edu/projects/casemethod Chronicle of Higher Education – www.chronicle.com Class Attendance, Improving – http://www.psychologicalscience.org/observer/1101/tips.html Classroom Management – http://www.4faculty.org/includes/108r2.jsp Concept Mapping – http://users.edte.utwente.nl/lanzing/cm_home.htm Cooperative Learning – http://www.co-operation.org/ Copyright Issues – http://subjectguides.mwcc.edu/copyright […]

Online Cannabis Career Training

Are you interested in the cannabis industry? Mount Wachusett Community College has partnered with Online Cannabis Education to offer students a comprehensive program. This industry-leading online cannabis career and business training program enables you to learn all aspects of the fastest growing industry in North America, at your own pace. The Online Cannabis Career Training […]

Online Learning Tips from the THRIVE Center

Are you ready for the next semester? Our Thrive Center Director Shelby Shaw is here to give you some tips as you prep your game plan for Spring 2021! Top Tips for Online Learning Understand how you learn and how that translates into the online environment. The brain is a super complex organ, but we […]

Tips from Students

Missi Sargent is the Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs at MWCC Through transfer credits and online courses, Missi, mother of two children completed her Associate’s Degree at Mount Wachusett Community College and went on to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Adult and Higher Education Administration through UMass Amherst’s University Without Walls Online Program. In August 2012, […]

FREE Meditation Apps

Insight Timer Android iPhone Description: Home to more than 1,450,000 meditators, Insight Timer is rated as the top free meditation app on the Android and iOS stores. Relax Melodies Android iPhone  Description: Can’t sleep? In 20 minutes you will, or less. Introducing the most popular sleep aid app! Start sleeping now and enjoy full nights […]

Career Step Online Certificates and Technician Training

Career-Focused Education You Need to Succeed For more info, visit Career Step or call directly for payment plans 1-877-225-7151. Computer Technician Prepare for entry-level jobs in information technology and CompTIA A+ certification. Learn computer basics, system hardware and software, troubleshooting, security techniques, networking, and operational procedures. Upon graduation, you receive CompTIA A+ exam vouchers. Executive […]

Tips from Faculty

Dr. Vin Ialenti, Dean of Academic and Institutional Technology, has four decades of college teaching experience. He directs MWCC’s online course efforts and has been teaching courses online for the past 14 years. I have looked at literally hundreds of online course readiness “quizzes” that various colleges offer to help students assess whether they are […]