Career Planning and Development
Career Planning and Development courses are fee-waived for individuals who are unemployed, have received layoff notification, are working and earning 200% of federal poverty guidelines, or who meet federal earned income credit thresholds.
Ready to Work $180 1-4 PM MW 8/17-12/2 Rm 217
This course is for the job seeker needing a flexible schedule. The focus of the course is preparing for the Career Readiness Certification exam, job seeking techniques, employability skills development, communication techniques, problem solving strategies, and understanding the impact of information technology in the workplace. Instruction is individualized to meet the personal needs of the job seeker. Fees for this class are waived for students meeting income guidelines.
National Career Readiness Certification Preparation Online $70 1-4 PM MW 8/17-9/7 Online
This online program is a combination of academic and job skills preparation. Students may acquire the National Career Readiness Certificate (Bronze, Silver, Gold, or Platinum), as they pursue a career or degree, or build technical skills. Each student will spend six to eight hours per week on improving academics and work-readiness skills. They will use the MCC National Career Readiness Certification Preparation online program, which is a comprehensive, easy-to-use, web-based curriculum to help individuals master the work-readiness skills they need to be successful in a changing workplace. Fees for this class are waived for students meeting income guidelines.
*Career Readiness Certification Exam $12 9 AM-12 PM F 9/25 Rm 143
$12 9 AM-12 PM F 10/30 Rm 143
$12 9 AM-12 PM F 11/20 Rm 143
$12 9 AM-12 PM F 12/18 Rm 143
*Pre-registration for the examination is required. Please register with Andrew Gardner in the Continuing Education Office or call 910-576-6222, extension 532.