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MGCCC to participate in Dual Enrollment pilot program providing Pell Grants to high school students

Today the Department of Education invited 44 postsecondary institutions to participate in an experiment that –for the first time– allows high school students taking college-credit courses to access Federal Pell Grants. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College is one of only two instit
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MGCCC holds 2016 Commencement Ceremony on May 12

MGCCC held its 2016 Commencement Ceremony on May 12 at the Mississippi Coast Coliseum in Biloxi.  More than 1,000 students participated in the event. This year, 2,157 individuals earned 3,589 credentials or degrees and more than 700 students graduated with honors distinction. Bruce Ch
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MGCCC process operations technology students invited to compete at national level

Three Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Process Operations Technology students were invited to compete in the Third National Troubleshooting Competition held in Kingwood, Texas, April 22-23.  Twenty-five teams competed in the qualifying round, with only eight three-member teams
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Kim Iglesia named People’s Choice winner in MGCCC student art competition

Kim Iglesia, of Gulfport, won the People’s Choice Award in the Annual Student Art Exhibit and Competition at the Jefferson Davis Campus of Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. Exactly 183 votes for Favorite Work of Art were cast by gallery visitors during the month of April, and
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MGCCC partners with Southern Miss to offer Film Studies Pathway program

A partnership between The University of Southern Mississippi and Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, has enabled MGCCC students to enroll into a program that will guide them from the community college to a bachelor’s degree in the entertainment industry with an emphasis in film.
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MGCCC receives $50,000 matching scholarship grant from Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs, in collaboration with the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), has announced the nine community colleges selected to receive grants from the Goldman Sachs Gives Community College Fund, which was created to strengthen community college endowments in support
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MGCCC Jefferson Davis Campus announces annual student art competition winners

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Jefferson Davis Campus announced the winners of its annual Student Art Exhibition and Competition at a reception on Thursday, April 21. The exhibit was judged by well-known local artist and Jefferson Davis Campus alumnus Elizabeth Huffmaster. “
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