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Clinical Medical Assistant

Clinical Medical Assistant Cast Preparation

Students enrolled in the Clinical Medical Assistant program at West Virginia Junior College participate in clinical sessions held at the medical assisting lab on the Morgantown campus. Many of the jobs our students are hired for will have specialized training. This lab is designed to teach our students how to prepare and make a cast! … Read more

Sterilization Wrapping Demonstration

WVJC Medical Assisting Program Director Chelsea walks her lab class through one of the proper sterilization wrapping options in this demonstration. Medical Assisting is offered in 9, 12, and 18-month program options at the Charleston campus. Small class settings with hands-on learning provide students the opportunity to ask questions directly to the instructor as well … Read more

Breanna Lepka – Student Success Story

Our Student Success Story of the Month, Breanna Lepka Embarking on the path of higher education is a significant milestone in anyone’s life. For Breanna Lepka, a devoted stay-at-home mom for nine years, this transition was more than just a change—it was a transformative experience that redefined her aspirations. The choice to enroll at West … Read more

History of WVJC

Exceptional Career Training Since 1892! You may have heard the jingle on the radio… “Great career. Great life. West Virginia Junior College!” Or you may recognize the familiar logo with the yellow starburst. If you live in West Virginia or the surrounding states, odds are you’ve heard of West Virginia Junior College. In this blog, … Read more

WVJC Charleston New Year’s Resolutions

West Virginia Junior College students share their New Year’s resolutions and goals. Our students are in programs including Clinical Medical Assistant, Dental Assisting, Information Technology, Business Administration, and Nursing. Each student has selected a program length to fit their life best. Some programs are available in as little as nine months. Students choosing the 18-month … Read more

WVJC’s Favorite Christmas Carols

As the magic of the holiday season settles into our senses, the chilly air smells of fresh baked goods, multi-colored lights twinkle on rooftops, and the sounds of holiday cheer fill the air. Christmas carols are a staple part of what makes the holiday season festive, and every individual has their favorite songs that become … Read more

WVJC Charleston Graduation 2023

WVJC held its 2023 graduation ceremony on October 9th at the Bible Center Church in Charleston, WV. Students and their families traveled from near and far to celebrate accomplishments and walk across the stage to receive their degrees and diplomas. Graduates in the class included the Business Administration, Clinical Medical Assistant, Dental Assisting, Medical Office … Read more

Celebrating National Medical Assistants Day!

Today, October 18th, 2023, is National Medical Assistants Day, and WVJC is here to show our appreciation for all that medical assistants do! We will explain the job duties of a medical assistant and why they are essential members of the healthcare team. Read on to learn more about these healthcare heroes! What Is A … Read more

Medical Assisting – Blood Pressure Lab

Hands-on experience is a big part of our Clinical Medical Assistant program at WVJC Bridgeport. Our students are trained in an environment where they can regularly use their new career skills throughout the program. Watch as students work with their instructor, Jenna Camden, and each other to practice taking blood pressure readings. To start your … Read more