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MCC Degree & Certificate Programs

There's a champion for your success at MCC: your advisor.

An advisor will work to help you reach your goals and limit roadblocks along the way.

Your advisor will help you with:

  • Exploring MCC programs, degrees and certificates
  • Understanding specific degree requirements
  • Choosing or changing your degree plan
  • Selecting classes and planning your class schedule
  • Setting educational goals
  • Solving academic problems
  • Transferring credit to and from other colleges
  • Accessing campus and community resources

How do you connect to your advisors?

Your options:

  • Quick Questions: A general question that front line staff can answer within 5 minutes, either in person or through the call center.
  • Same Day (15 minute) Advising: A question that is escalated to a content area expert, either in person or through the call center that can be answered within approximately 15 minutes.
  • Appointment Advising: A scheduled event with a content expert. Students themselves can schedule these as well as the front line staff. These events will be approximately 30 minutes in length.

Examples of advising meetings:

Quick Questions:

• Residency questions
• Tuition
• Class selection fit
• Assist in website navigation
• Re-enrollment of dropped courses
• New student signing up for enrollment session
• Testing resources
• Commencement information
• Printing class schedules or transcripts

Same Day (15 minute) Advising:

• Academic overload
• Dropping/adding a class
• Non-degree related courses
• Understand testing
• Early transfer exploration

Appointment Advising:

• Degree change
• Long term degree planning
• Satisfactory academic progress warning discussion academic plan
• Discuss remaining graduation requirements
• Discuss transfer course evaluation

Last Modified: 7/27/17