information technology

Employee Highlight-Alice Middleton

Alice Middleton is West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport most valuable asset. She takes little credit but keeps the institution running.  Alice graduated from WVJC with an Associate’s Degree from the Medical Assisting program.  She then attended Fairmont State to earn a Business Degree.  That was still not enough for Alice, and she is currently completing her … Read more

Employee Highlight-Leonard Browning

After working in the coal mines for 13 years, Mr. Leonard “Leo” Browning decided it was time to further his education.  Having been interested in IT work since High School, he had pursued and received several different IT Certifications on his own. Working with computers came naturally to him, so when considering careers, the Information … Read more

IT Student Highlight – Brandon Cage

The day started out like any other typical work day. Little did Brandon know, the appointment he had scheduled for later that afternoon would change his life forever. That appointment was for a personalized Campus Tour of West Virginia Junior College! Information Technology student, Brandon Cage, was working at TGI Fridays when he decided he … Read more

Information Technology Student Highlight – Eddie Holsclaw

CHARLESTON, WV – We are always thrilled when our students refer their friends to our school! This is the case with Information Technology student Eddie Holsclaw, who chose to attend West Virginia Junior College based on his friend’s advice. “I chose WVJC because I heard so many nice things about it from a former student. … Read more

Information Technology – Program Highlight

Content Updated 05/01/2024 Do you want to know more about the exciting field of information technology, possible career opportunities, and more? If so, keep reading as WVJC breaks down everything you need to know about IT! What is Information Technology? According to the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), information technology is the use of computer … Read more

Information Technology Graduate Highlight – Andrew Gatlin

Andrew Gatlin and the Band of Brothers  As a college, the staff and faculty at West Virginia Junior College – Bridgeport have the good fortune of working alongside students every day as they prepare for their chosen careers.  Sometimes, however, there is a student, or group of students, that stand out among the other students … Read more

Student Highlight – Jordan Hicks

Information Technology student Jordan Hicks has accomplished more than he anticipated when starting his education at West Virginia Junior College. Hicks, a Charleston native, found himself at WVJC after a bus ride with his cousin. “I was riding home with my cousin and he asked me what I was going to do with my life. … Read more