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New Information Technology Transfer Agreement

McDowell Technical Community College’s Information Technology Associate degrees now transfer up to 64 credit hours to Western Governors University. Start at MTCC then transfer! WGU offers a completely online Bachelor degree program in Information Technology.

MTCC Information Technology Associate degree concentrations are:
Information Systems,
Network Management,
Software & Web Development, and
Web Admin & Design.

For more information contact Ed Walsh @ 828.652.0643.

Stacy Buff

MTCC’s Stacy Buff Joins National Workforce Board

Stacy Buff, Vice President of Workforce Development at McDowell Technical Community College, has been elected as the North Carolina representative on the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals (NAWDP). The NAWDP is the largest workforce development association in the United States.

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Chris Saxton, 2024 Excellence in Teaching Award winner

Instructor, Students Receive Honors at McDowell Tech

Selection for the 2024 Excellence in Teaching, Teacher of the Year Award at McDowell Technical Community College was a particularly competitive process this year, with 11 instructors nominated for the prestigious honor. At graduation exercises last Friday, Richard Christopher (“Chris”) Saxton was announced as the winner after a series of interviews around the topic of teaching and learning by a peer selection committee during the weeks leading up to graduation.

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