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5 Tips For WVJC Students

How to Be Successful Students Embarking on the college journey is an exhilarating experience filled with opportunities for growth, learning, and self-discovery. It marks a significant transition in one’s life, ushering in newfound independence and pursuing academic passions. However, with the plethora of academic responsibilities such as lectures, assignments, and exams, coupled with extracurricular engagements … Read more

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

7 Self-Care Tips For Students This Valentine’s Day

Although Valentine’s Day is often associated with romantic love, it is also an excellent opportunity to give yourself some much-deserved TLC! Self-care can help you feel recharged as you balance the demands of personal, professional, and academic life. Read on to discover WVJC’s top seven tips for how students can show self-love this Valentine’s Day! … 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

7 Tips For Maintaining A Positive Mindset In Times Of Stress

As a new year begins, it is common for some to experience a mixture of emotions, including stress and anxiety, at the possibilities the year may bring. Recovering from the holiday rush and keeping up with resolutions can lead to a sense of overwhelm. At WVJC, we understand these challenges and are here to support … Read more

Hannah Devos – Graduate Highlight

Meet Nursing Graduate Hannah Devos Before attending WVJC Morgantown, Hannah Devos completed a year of prerequisites at a local community college. She enjoyed it there, but it was not a close-knit atmosphere like WVJC. The professors were friendly and knowledgeable, and she says she felt that attending that community college shaped her into the student … Read more

WVJC Bridgeport Pinning and Graduation Ceremony 2023

The WVJC Bridgeport campus held its graduation and pinning ceremony on December 15th, 2023. This event was filled with excitement and pride as the class of 2023 celebrated their achievements. Students, alongside their families and loved ones, gathered to mark this significant milestone in their academic journey. The ceremony was a testament to their hard work and dedication … Read more

Christmas Delivery

During Christmas, Chelsea, the Medical Assisting Program Director, brought a special guest with her as she visited externship sites in Charleston to deliver a surprise……. Santa was happy to help make the deliveries to our important partners and accompany Chelsea on the journey. West Virginia Junior College students complete externships in local locations relevant to … Read more

WVJC Morgantown Nursing Pinning Ceremony 2023

At WVJC, the Nursing Pinning Ceremony is a distinguished event that symbolizes the transition of nursing graduates into the professional realm. Much more than a typical graduation ceremony, this event is deeply rooted in tradition and honors the completion of the Nursing program. During this dignified celebration, each graduate is presented with a WVJC nursing pin, marking their official induction into the … 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