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Medical Assisting Students Perform Venipuncture Techniques

West Virginia Junior College provides students with access to accelerated, hands-on training. Students enjoy lab time in smaller classes and more one-on-one time with the instructor. Chelsea, the Clinical Medical Assisting Director at WVJC, is showing her class, through demonstration, how to perform venipuncture with a butterfly needle. This guidance and class structure helps prepare … Read more

Medical Assisting Hand Washing Lab

Hands-On Lab – Hand Washing Join WVJC medical assisting students as they participate in hands-on labs, gaining the essential skills for their future careers! In our program, students engage in practical labs where they learn and practice procedures with their peers under the guidance of experienced instructors. This hands-on training is crucial for mastering the … Read more

The Rise of Online Education

In recent years, the academic landscape has undergone a profound transformation. While still important, the traditional, brick-and-mortar schools are no longer the sole avenue for learning. The advent of online education has broadened access to education and provided a flexible learning environment for individuals with busy schedules. This innovative approach to education is compelling academic … Read more

Brittany Snider – Staff Highlight

Meet Brittany Snider, Registrar At WVJC Bridgeport Brittany Snider is more than just a dedicated professional; she is a beacon of positivity and empowerment in her community. Her journey began after graduating from Bridgeport High School in 2005. Seeking higher education, she enrolled at a satellite campus of Valley Forge Christian College in Woodbridge, Virginia, … Read more

Wheeling Online/Hybrid Nursing – Program Highlight

Introducing WVJC School of Nursing’s New Online/Hybrid Nursing Program in Wheeling! Do you live in West Virginia’s Northern panhandle and need a nursing program that allows you to earn your degree with some flexibility? Look no further than WVJC School of Nursing’s new Online/Hybrid Nursing Program based in Wheeling, WV! This new and exciting program … Read more

Parkersburg and Martinsburg April Nursing Pinning Ceremonies

Congratulations, Nursing Graduates! The WVJC Bridgeport pinning ceremonies celebrated the remarkable journey of our nursing students from Parkersburg and Martinsburg cohorts on April 5th and 6th, 2024! 🎉 These students have devoted themselves to their education, investing countless hours in study and embracing every challenge during their clinical experiences. Their journey has been marked by … Read more

Measuring Oxygen Saturation Demonstration

Hands-On Skills – Measuring Oxygen Saturation West Virginia Junior College’s accelerated associate degree in Clinical Medical Assistant program provides valuable in-lab, hands-on training to our students. Watch as student Alexia demonstrates how to measure oxygen saturation using a pulse oximeter. Medical assisting students at WVJC enjoy smaller classes, one-on-one instructional opportunities, and hands-on learning. They … Read more

Cody Everson – Student Highlight

Meet Morgantown Nursing Student Cody Everson Cody Everson’s educational journey began at another institution, where he initially embarked on his academic pursuits. While he found his time largely positive, he felt a lack of personalized support from tutors or instructors. However, his professional journey took an intriguing turn when he transitioned to the Rockefeller Neuroscience … Read more

Mental Health Resources For Students

May Is Mental Health Awareness Month!  Were you aware that a significant number of college students are experiencing one or more mental health challenges? According to a 2022-23 Healthy Minds Study, a majority of 59% of college students face these concerns. As you balance family, life, and college, it is important to realize that you … Read more