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High School Juniors & Seniors – Earn College Credit at MWCC!

Attention all High School Juniors and Seniors – are you looking to earn college credit while still in high school? We have two opportunities this spring for you! These courses begin on January 17th and are available to Massachusetts High School Juniors and Seniors who are looking for immediate advancement after graduation. FST155 – Principles of […]

Community College vs. University: Pros and Cons

To select the right school for your higher education, you may first want to choose between community college and university. Though each option has its benefits, attending community college can save you money and offer better flexibility. If you decide to compare two-year colleges to four-year universities, first consider the pros and cons of both. […]

What’s the Difference Between the Computer Information Systems and Computer Science Degrees?

Technology is a growing field that offers many employment and academic opportunities. If you are interested in working in or studying this sector, you might consider majoring in computer science or computer information systems. Knowing the difference between a computer science degree vs. a computer information systems degree can help you support your career goals […]

Community College: How It Works

Other than the popular series about an unlikely group of misfits attending community college, community colleges don’t get much attention in popular culture, so many people aren’t sure how they work. Firstly, you may hear people call community colleges two-year colleges because they award two-year degrees, called associate degrees. Or, some may call them junior […]

What Can You Do With A Medical Assisting Degree?

Most people dream of pursuing careers in medical assisting but have many unanswered questions standing in their way. You’re probably wondering what degree is needed to become a medical assistant, what medical assistants do or whether it’s a path worth venturing into. These are all valid questions. We’ve compiled this guide to address the frequently asked […]