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Literacy and Workplace Skills

History:  Who We Are

Helping all individuals reach their full potential is central to MCC's mission. The college has a long tradition of offering developmental education services that assist students who are at a pre-college level attain the skills necessary to be successful in college-level coursework. This focus is emphasized through the Literacy & Workplace Skills' commitment to student success, student-centered learning, and teaching excellence.

Our Mission Statement

The mission of Literacy & Workplace Skills is to strengthen students' basic literacy, academic and workplace skills through high quality classroom experiences and learning community support systems.

Our Programs and Descriptions

Academic Offerings:

  • Workplace Skills
    Workplace Skills for credit classes offer instruction in basic employability skills and strategies for personal and workplace success.
  • GED
    General Education Development offers Continuing Education instruction in basic skills and GED preparation. In addition, the department offers GED testing services.
  • Continuing Education ESL
    Continuing Education ESL is intended for literacy level non-English speaking students. The classes focus on basic English skills and survival English skills.

MCC Express

MCC Express is a neighborhood based location that provides individual instruction, formal credit and noncredit classes, industry training programs and a computer center that is open to public use.

Department Contacts

Sue Raftery, Dean of Literacy and Workplace Skills

Jane Mulder, Academic Affairs Associate

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