Exploring Nursing Careers

Exploring Nursing Careers with An Associate Degree in Nursing from WVJC! Embarking on a nursing career with a Specialized Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) and a Registered Nurse (RN) license opens the door to many fulfilling opportunities. While many assume a bachelor’s degree is essential for significant roles in nursing, an ADN combined with an … Read more

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

Mon Health Mass Casualty Simulation

Preparing for the Unthinkable: Inside a Realistic Mass Casualty Simulation Step into the action with us as we delve into our recent mass casualty simulation with the Mon Health cohort! Taking place on May 3, 2024, this event was no ordinary exercise – it was a thrilling test of our students’ triage skills in a … 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

Elizabeth Lowther – Graduate Highlight

Meet WVJC Online Pharmacy Technician Graduate Elizabeth Lowther Elizabeth Lowther is a recent WVJC Online Pharmacy Technician program graduate, marking a significant milestone in her evolving career in the medical field. Initially, Elizabeth had graduated from the Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) program at WVJC. However, shortly after her graduation, the COVID-19 pandemic shut down many … 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

Morgantown High School Visits WVJC

WVJC hosted students from Morgantown High School! This visit was designed to help students familiarize themselves with the Morgantown campus and get the necessary information about the programs offered by WVJC Online! This was a valuable opportunity for students who may have needed to see the facility before they made a college decision. The students … Read more