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MGCCC holds Junior Preview Day events during March

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College wrapped up its third Junior Preview Day on March 24 at the Jefferson Davis Campus.  The first of its kind at MGCCC, a college information day for high school juniors was held at all three comprehensive campuses during the month of March.  More
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MGCCC to participate in pilot training program for SNAP recipients

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is one of five community colleges in the state participating in a $20.5 million grant for a pilot workforce program for food stamp recipients.  Gov. Phil Bryant announced Monday that more than 3,000 Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP) reci
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MGCCC’s Jonathan Kilgore named Choral Association president

Dr. Jonathan Kilgore, director of Choral Activities and the Fine Arts Department chair at MGCCC’s Jackson County Campus, has been named president of the Mississippi American Choral Directors Association (ACDA).  He has been a member of ACDA for 15 years and has served in a leadership
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MGCCC instructor helps develop new child psychology textbook

Janette Kopp, social studies instructor at MGCCC’s Jefferson Davis Campus, helped develop lecture PowerPoint presentations as an instructor resource in a new college-level textbook “Development of Children and Adolescents.”  The book, written by Penny Hauser-Cram, J. Kevin Nugent, Kat
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Jefferson Davis Players to present comedy “Tom Jones”

The Jefferson Davis Players will present the comedy “Tom Jones” in the Fine Arts Auditorium at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jefferson Davis Campus April 9-12.  Curtain will be at 8 p.m. April 9-11 and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 12. Abandoned as a child to the care of Squ
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MGCCC offers newly designed degree for STEM majors

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College will begin offering an Associate of Science degree in fall 2015.  The new degree focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and is designed to allow for a more seamless transfer to a four-year university for students ma
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Mississippi, MGCCC rank in top 5 nationally for two-year degree completion

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College enrolls more than 12 percent of the total number of community college students in the state and its two-year completion rates are almost three percent higher than the state average. Mississippi ranks fifth in the nation for two-year completion
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