2013 Summer Registration Mid-South Community College West Memphis, Arkansas www.midsouthcc.edu
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APPLYING IS EASY Just visit our website at www.midsouthcc.edu and click on the â€œStart Hereâ€? box on the homepage. Or call Admissions (870.733.6728).
WITH YOU EVERY STEP OF THE WAY MSCC is focused on helping you succeed. Our Learning Success Center offers free, one-onone tutoring and easy access to computers and laptops. Our Career Services Office provides help in defining your goals and preparing you to achieve them. And our program of intercollegiate and intramural athletics and other student activities offers you opportunities to stay active and meet new friends.
HIGH QUALITY, HIGHLY PERSONALIZED INSTRUCTION A low student/teacher ratio means smaller classes and more personal attention from MSCC instructors. With about 2,000 students and more than 300 faculty members and staff, MSCC is the right size for world-class learning.
COURSE CREDITS THAT TRANSFER EASILY MSCC students have successfully transferred course credits to more than 170 colleges and universities, including the University of Memphis, University of Tennessee, University of Arkansas, Tennessee State University, University of North Carolina, University of Florida and New York University.
SEE FOR YOURSELF
A MAJOR DECISION
Take a fast-moving, 6½-minute campus tour with a young lady familiar with our college. Go to www.midsouthcc.edu (See “Campus Tour” in “Videos” in lower right of home page) or scan the QR code below with your smartphone.
MSCC offers a wide range of programs and classes to fit your needs and interests. They include: • Advanced Manufacturing
Or give us a call to schedule an on-site tour, available Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
• Computer Networking
• Aviation Maintenance Technology • Business • Computer Repair • Diesel Maintenance • Digital Media • Emergency Medical Technician
• General Education • Information Systems Technology • Machine Technology • Medical Assisting Technology • Nursing Assistant • Pharmacy Technician • Professional Pilot Training • Respiratory Care • Teaching • Website Design • Welding Technology Go to www.midsouthcc.edu (see “Summer Schedule”) to view a listing of classes.
EARN YOUR 4-YEAR DEGREE AT THE MSCC UNIVERSITY CENTER You can earn a bachelor’s or master’s degree in 33 different areas right here at MSCC. Our on-campus partnership with the following eight schools means you can go as far as you want: Arkansas State University, Arkansas Tech University, Bethel University, Franklin University, Montana State University – Northern, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, University of Arkansas at Fort Smith and University of Central Arkansas. For more information, visit www.midsouthcc.edu or give us a call.
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Where Do Our Graduates Go? To see a video of each bio below, scan the QR code with your smartphone. Lori Tony Robert Takelia Goal: Become a skilled science teacher and raise her children well Major: General Education Achievement: Graduated summa cum laude from MSCC with an Associate of Arts degree Now: Attending University of Central Arkansas Fact: Literature changed Lori’s life during an MSCC class discussion of Hamlet’s “to be or not to be” soliloquy.
Goal: Wants a rewarding, challenging, hands-on career
Goal: Start his own business Major: General Education
Major: Aviation Maintenance Technology
Achievement: Graduated cum laude from MSCC with an Associate of Arts degree, and then completed his B.S. degree in Hospitality and Resort Management at the University of Memphis Now: Pursuing a Master’s degree in business Fact: Robert started at MSCC while still in high school.
Achievement: Regaining his classroom confidence and skill after 12 years away from school Now: Working towards an Associate Degree in Aviation Maintenance Fact: Tony works full-time at a large air freight transportation company in Memphis while attending MSCC as a full-time student.
Goal: Teach middle school students Major: General Education
Achievement: Graduated magna cum laude from MSCC with an Associate of Arts degree and then completed her BA degree in Teaching from Arkansas State University where she attended classes held in MSCC’s University Center Now: Teaching in West Memphis Fact: Takelia’s daughter, who inspired her to aim higher, now wants to be a teacher too.
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SUMMER REGISTRATION Tuesday, May 28
Mid-South Community College is located just west of metropolitan Memphis off I-40, but our graduates are located throughout the United States and are working successfully in a wide variety of agencies, businesses, healthcare offices, industries, and schools.
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Driving Directions Take I-40 to exit 275, & proceed south. At the first stop light, turn left and here we are!
DIESEL TECHNOLOGY Does the sound of a well-tuned engine get your motor running? Then MSCCâ€™s Diesel Maintenance Technology program is for you. Diesel engines are everywhere, and the need for people to maintain them continues to grow. MSCC offers a one-year certificate, a two-year degree, and the opportunity to pursue a four-year degree through a unique partnership with Montana State University-Northern.
Tuesday, May 28 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Donald W. Reynolds Center at Mid-South Community College 2000 West Broadway • West Memphis, Arkansas
NEW STUDENTS (If you have never enrolled at MSCC)
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Complete and submit an MSCC Application. You can submit an online application through the MSCC website (midsouthcc. edu, click on red “Apply Now” box). Or you can pick up an Admissions Application form from the Admissions Office in the Reynolds Center on the South Campus. Bring your official high school transcript or GED scores, along with your shot record from your doctor’s office or the health department. If you’re transferring from another college, we will need that transcript as well. Complete and submit financial aid application. Call the Financial Aid Office at 870.733.6729 or send an email to email@example.com to check your eligibility. Submit your ACT or SAT results to the Admissions Office OR take the COMPASS placement test ($10). See the COMPASS Testing Schedule for times. During registration, go to the Reynolds Center. You’ll meet with an advisor and register for your classes. There will be knowledgeable MSCC staff to help you through every step. Choose how to pay tuition and fees. Several payment options are available—cash or check, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, and American Express. Also, the Finance Office will be on hand with information about the FACTS monthly tuition payment plan. Call 870.733.6714 for more details.
PLACEMENT TESTING SCHEDULE First-time students must complete a skills assessment before registering for classes. Students who do not have ACT or COMPASS placement scores must take COMPASS assessments before enrolling. All testing will be done in the Southland Greyhound Science Center. A $10 testing fee must be paid at the cashier’s window in the Reynolds Center before testing. Photo ID will be required to take any exam. Students are allowed to bring graphing calculators.
COMPASS ASSESSMENT TESTING SCHEDULE DATES & TIMES Tests are offered at 9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. on the following days:
Tuesday, May 21 Tuesday, May 28 Please check with Registrar’s Office for other dates and times available for COMPASS ASSESSMENT TESTING.
A BRIDGE TO YOUR FUTURE
A MODERN CAMPUS, WELL EQUIPPED
Shelby County, TN & DeSoto County, MS residents* $98
The MSCC campus is a comfortable place to study and learn. The Donald W. Reynolds Center for Educational Excellence includes a library, multimedia conference room, a food service area, computer labs, a book store, and testing We’re Mid-South Community College, and we’re here to help you get there. MSCC is an accredited, center. nationally-recognized two-year college on a The Workforce Technology Center includes highbeautiful campus. tech classrooms, an advanced manufacturing • Just 12 miles west of Memphis. training area and machining and aviation • High-tech resources, hands-on training, realtechnology workplaces. The University Center world connections, and an extremely student- provides MSCC students with access to degree focused attitude. opportunities from other universities. The Marion Berry Renewable Energy Center supports • Low tuition. applied research in biofuel production including • Free academic coaching and highly testing the effects of alternative energy sources individualized instruction. on engine performance and durability. It also • Course credits that transfer almost anywhere, provides advanced capacity to the transportation making MSCC a real educational value. industry for equipment development and implementation.
Some say success is a journey, not a destination. We say success is overcoming obstacles and getting one step closer to where you want to be.
An Affordable Way to Go Tuition at MSCC is within reach of most students, and financial assistance is available.
Summer 2013 Tuition Rates (per credit hour) Crittenden County, Arkansas* $80 Out-of-County* $98
International* $214 *Please note that tuition is charged per credit hour regardless of the number of hours taken.
Tuesday, May 28
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Summer classes are offered mornings, afternoons and evenings as well as online. Go to www.midsouthcc.edu (see “Summer Schedule”) to view a listing of classes.
AMERICAN WELDING SOCIETY Learn what you need to know to become American Welding Society certified...and more. Welding processes include shielded metal arc, gas metal arc, gas tungsten arc, and oxyacetylene. Cutting instruction includes oxyacetylene and plasma. Contact Admissions at (870) 733-6728, firstname.lastname@example.org. 2000 West Broadway West Memphis, AR 72301 866.733.6722 Email: email@example.com
Regular Registration Monday, May 21 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Late Registration Wednesday, May 23 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
ALLIED HEALTH Learn the skills youâ€™ll need to become a Nursing Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assistant, Emergency Medical Technician or Respiratory Therapist. For more information about Allied Health, contact Admissions at (870) 733-6728, firstname.lastname@example.org.
AVIATION MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGY Want a high-flying, high-paying career? Enroll in the FAA-certified Aviation Maintenance Technology program. MSCC provides up-todate, intensive training in an occupational field that desperately needs qualified technicians. Earn $30,000 to $100,000 and more! Contact Admissions at (870) 733-6728, email@example.com.