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ACA D E M I C CATA LO G
2020-2021
MERIDIANCC.EDU
TABLE OF
CONTENTS 2020-2021 A C A D E M I C C ATA L O G
Academic Calendar 2020-2021 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2
Section 1: Introduction and Information . . . . . . . . . . . 3
Section 2: Admission and Registration . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
Section 3: Academic Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15
Section 4: Student Services and Activities . . . . . . . . . . 21
Section 5: Rights, Responsibilities and Policies . . . . . . .29
Section 6: Financial Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41
Section 7: Programs of Study . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .61
Section 8: Community and Business Development . . . 119
Section 9: Course Descriptions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 123
Section 10: Faculty and Staff Directory . . . . . . . . . . . 177
Administrative Officers Board of Trustees
Jamie Cater
President, Dr. Tom Huebner
Tommy Dulaney
Vice President for Operations, Soraya Welden
Labaron Hedgemon
Chief Financial Officer, Pam Harrison John Johnson
Vice President for Workforce Solutions, Alex Weddington
Joseph Knight
Dean of Academic Affairs, Michael Thompson
Dean of Student Services, Deanna Smith
Associate Dean of Student Services /Athletic Director,
Sander Atkinson
Assistant Vice President for Nursing and Health Education,
Dr. Lara Collum
Vice President for Advancement and
Disclaimer: Meridian Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex,
Executive Director of MCC Foundation, Leia Hill disability, religion or age in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities

Associate Dean of Institutional Effectiveness, Compliance with Section 504 is coordinated by Mrs. Deanna Smith, Dean of Student Services, 910 Highway 19
North, Meridian, MS 39307. 601.484.8895, Fax: 601.484.8635, email: [email protected] Compliance with
Valerie Bishop Title IX is coordinated by Mr. Derek Mosley, Social Science Instructor, Smith Hall, 910 Highway 19 North, Meridian, MS
39307. 601.553.3453, Fax: 601.484.8635, email: [email protected]

Assistant Dean for Institutional Research,
William Davidson The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between the students and MCC. This catalog
attempts to present information regarding admission requirements, courses, degrees, tuition, fees, etc., in as accurate and
up-to-date fashion as possible. This does not, however, preclude the possibility of changes taking place during the time period
of this catalog. When such changes happen, they will be publicized through normal channels. Prospective and current student
should consult an advisor for any changes in the information in this catalog

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Academic Calendar
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FALL 2020 SUMMER 2021
Faculty on 186 Day Contract Report . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., July 27 Summer Semester Officially Begins (Including MSVCC May-Mester)
Fall Semester Officially Begins . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Aug. 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Mon., May 10
Faculty on 176 Day Contract Report . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Aug. 3 DAY TERM I
Faculty on 166 Day Contract Report . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Aug. 10 Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tues., June 1
Faculty Workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon.- Fri., Aug. 10-14 Last Day to Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wed., June 2
Full Term Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Aug. 17 Last Day to Receive “W” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., June 25
Last Day to Register for Classes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Aug. 21 Final Examinations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thurs., July 1
Labor Day Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Sept. 7 Last Day to Apply for Summer Graduation . . . . . Fri., July 2
Late Start Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon.-Tues., Sept. 21-22 Grades Due (8:00 a.m.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., July 2
Last Day to Receive “W” in Term I . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Sept. 28
Fall Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon.-Tues., Oct. 12-13 DAY TERM II
Term II classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Oct. 14 Independence Day Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., July 5
Mid Semester Grades Due . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wed., Oct. 14 Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tues., July 6
December Graduation Application Deadline . . . . . . Fri., Oct. 23 Last Day to Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wed., July 7
Mid Semester Grades (Late Start Classes) . . . . . . . . Mon., Nov. 2 Last Day to Receive “W” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., July 30
Last Day to Receive “W” in Full Term Classes . . . . . . . Fri., Nov.13 Final Examinations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thurs., Aug. 5
Last Day to Receive “W” in Late Start Classes . . . . . . Fri., Nov.20 Grades Due (8:00 a.m.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Aug. 6
Thanksgiving Holidays . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon.-Sat., Nov. 23-28 Graduation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Aug. 6
Classes Resume . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Nov. 30
Last Day to Receive “W” in Term II Classes . . . . . . . . Mon. Nov. 30 FULL DAY TERM Classes meet entire summer
Final Examinations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri.-Wed., Dec. 4-9 Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tues., June 1
Final Grades Due (3:00 p.m.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thurs., Dec. 10 Last Day to Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wed., June 2
Faculty Work Day . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Dec. 11 Last Day to Apply for Summer Graduation . . . . . Fri., July 2
Graduation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Dec. 11 Independence Day Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., July 5
_________________________________________ Last Day to Receive “W” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wed., July 21
Final Examinations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thurs., Aug. 5
SPRING 2021
Grades Due (8:00 a.m.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Aug. 6
Spring Semester Officially Begins (Including MSVCC Holiday Term)
Graduation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Aug. 6
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Mon., Dec. 14
Faculty Workshop . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon.-Fri., Jan. 4-8
EVENING TERM Classes meet 2 nights/week for 3 hours/night for 8 weeks
Full Term Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Jan. 11
Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tues., June 1
Last Day to Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Jan. 15
Last Day to Register . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., June 4
Martin Luther King Holiday . . . . . . . . . . Mon., Jan. 18 Last Day to Apply for Summer Graduation . . . . . Fri., July 2
Late Start Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon.-Tues., Feb. 15-16 Independence Day Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., July 5
Last Day to Receive “W” in Term I Classes . . . . . . Mon., Feb. 22 Last Day to Receive “W” . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wed., July 21
Mid Semester Grades Due . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., March 8 Final Examinations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tues.-Wed., July 27-28
Term II Classes Begin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., March 8 Grades Due (8:00 a.m.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., July 30
Mid Semester Break (Spring Break) . . . . . . . . . Mon.-Sat., March 15-20 Graduation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., Aug. 6
Mid Semester Grades (Late Start Classes) Due . . Mon., March 29
May Graduation Application Deadline . . . . . . . Fri., April 2
Easter Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Thurs.-Tues., April 1-6 Important dates for Mississippi Virtual Community
Last Day to Receive “W” in Full term Classes . . . . Fri., April 16 College (online) classes: Please refer to the MCC
Last Day to Receive “W” in Late Start Classes . . . Wed., April 21 eLearning webpage MSVCC dates

Last Day to Receive “W” in Term II Classes . . . . . Mon., April 26
Final Examinations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri.-Wed., April 30-May 5
Final Grades Due (3:00 p.m.) . . . . . . . . . . . . .Thurs., May 6
Graduation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fri., May 7
Faculty on 166 Day Contract Completed . . . . . . Thurs., May 13
Faculty on 176 Day Contract Completed . . . . . . Thurs., May 20
Faculty on 186 Day Contract Completed . . . . . . Thurs., May 27
Memorial Day Holiday . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mon., May 31
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SECTION 1
INTRODUCTION
2020-2021
A C A D E M I C C ATA L O G
AND INFORMATION
Welcome to MCC from the President . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
Need More Information? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
History of Meridian Community College . . . . . . . . . . 5
Mission and Accreditation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
Campus Map . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6
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Welcome from the President
Whether you are entering college for the first time,
transferring from another institution, making the bold
decision to come back to college to finish something you
started, re-train for a new opportunity, or formulate a new
vision for your future, I believe the best choice you can make
is Meridian Community College

Our faculty and staff are
well-qualified, excellent,
and absolutely committed
to helping you meet your
educational goals, whatever
they may be. Many of our
students arrive with a desire
to complete a degree that
will transfer to a four-year
institution, and others
are motivated to earn
a degree or certificate
that will prepare
them for an exciting
opportunity in today’s
job market

We have long been known for our outstanding academic This catalog is an important document that outlines
transfer program. For decades, in fact, our students have many significant aspects of the MCC experience, and I
been among the most successful transfer students in encourage you to take time to read the contents and
Mississippi. The quality of teaching at MCC helps expand educate yourself about all it means to take the next
horizons and open doors, and we’re proud of our track step in your educational career. You are bound to have
record of excellence. Whether you need courses that questions, though, and when you do, I encourage you
help you acclimate to the challenges of the academic to visit with one or more of our faculty and/or staff
environment or are a high-performing student with an members. Do not let your questions go unanswered! We
interest in our well-regarded Honors Program, our faculty will work to help you discover the information you need
members are committed to helping you meet your to make the best choices for your future

educational objectives

As the President of Meridian Community College, I am
Similarly, students who come to MCC with a desire to enter proud of the educational opportunities we provide and am
the workforce find incredible opportunities in more than convinced you can find what you need to move you forward
50 areas of study, which include healthcare-related fields, right here in Meridian, Mississippi

manufacturing-focused programs, and a wide array of
career-technical curricula that will expose you to impressive Go Eagles!
career opportunities in our community, our state, and our
region. In addition to having excellent credentials, our
instructors have real-world experiences that can make
learning at MCC particularly meaningful and relevant

Thomas M. Huebner, Jr., Ph.D

President
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General Information
Need More Information? History of Meridian Community College
Meridian Community College seeks to serve this community Founded in 1937 as the “13th and 14th grades” at Meridian High School, Meridian Community College
in the best way possible. The people listed below can assist
prospective students in accessing information. Inquiries may is the only one of Mississippi’s 15 public community colleges to originate through the initiative of a local
be sent to : school system. MCC began as the vision of Dr. H.M. Ivy (1884-1977), superintendent of the Meridian
Meridian Community College, 910 Highway 19 North, Separate School District in the 1930s. The College, then known as Meridian Junior College, operated at
Meridian, MS 39307-5890. The telephone number is Meridian High School until 1965 when the College moved to its present location

601.483.8241 or toll free 1.800.MCC.THE.1. The fax number
is 601.484.8701 (Hardin Hall) or 601.484.8635 (Ivy Hall)

After the closure of T.J. Harris Junior College as a result of a federal court order to the Meridian Public
Academic Programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Michael Thompson School System in 1970, more than 400 students and faculty joined the MJC campus from Harris that year

Dean of Academic Affairs
Admissions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .LaTonia Conner Meridian Junior College made its final break with Meridian Public Schools by establishing its own district
Admissions Specialist
Adult Education/GED . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jennifer Whitlock and Board of Trustees in 1980

Adult Education Director
Advising/Registration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Rachel Robertson As part of its 50th anniversary celebration, the College changed its name to Meridian Community
Advising and Retention Director
Arts and Letters . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Susie Johnson
College to more accurately reflect its mission and the diversity of opportunities it provides for a growing
Director community area

Athletic Programs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Sander Atkinson
Athletic Director Dr. William F. “Bill” Scaggs became MCC’s first official president in 1968 and served in that capacity
Business Office . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Pam Harrison
CFO
until the fall of 1998. Under Dr. Scaggs’ leadership, the College engaged in an impressive capital
Campus Life . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . LeAnne Motes improvements program, adding several buildings to its physical plant and continuously expanding
Campus Life Director its Career and Technical Education and academic programs. He guided the establishment of The MCC
Career and Technical Programs/Workforce Education . . . . . . . Foundation, and became one of the state’s leaders in educational technology. Upon Dr. Scaggs’retirement,
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Joseph Knight
Associate Vice President for Workforce Solutions MCC’s baseball facility was named “William F. Scaggs Field” in recognition of not only his considerable
Career Development Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . Katrina Garrett contributions to the College, but also his abiding love for the national pastime

Career Center Director
College Communications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Leia Hill Mission of Meridian Community College
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
Disabled Student Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gina Mills Meridian Community College is dedicated to improving the quality of life of our local and global
Career and Technical Support Services Coordinator communities by serving their diverse intellectual, cultural, and occupational needs through higher
eLearning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. Marie Roberts education. We offer campus-based and distance learning experiences leading to certificates, associate
Director of Digital Teaching and Learning degrees, and university transfer, as well as adult education, workforce training, and personal and cultural
Evening Program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ginger Crawford
Evening Services Coordinator enrichment which foster an appreciation for lifelong learning

Financial Aid . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nedra Bradley
Financial Aid Director Accreditation
Fitness Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wade Heggie Meridian Community College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
Fitness Center Director
Honors College . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Candace Rainer Commission on Colleges to award the Associate in Arts and the Associate of Applied Science Degrees

Math Division Chair Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Morgan Boothe 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Meridian Community College

English Instructor
Library Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Doug Jernigan
Library Director MCC holds membership in the American Association of Community Colleges, the Mississippi Association
Lifetime Quest . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Marmion Francis of Community and Junior Colleges, the Mississippi Association of Colleges, and the Southern Association
Coordinator of Colleges with Associate Degrees. Additionally, MCC is officially recognized by various occupational
MCC Foundation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Leia Hill
Vice President for Advancement and
accrediting agencies; refer to specific programs of study for programmatic accreditation information

Foundation Executive Director
Publications, Public Relations . . . . . . . . . . . . . Kay Thomas
Director of Public Information
Recruitment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Brandon Dewease
Director of Recruiting
Residence Life . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Calvin Bennett
Housing Director
Scholarships . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Lauren Hamrick
State Grants/Scholarships Coordinator
Single Parent/Homemaker Services . . . . . . . . . . . . Vacant
Career and Technical Support Services Coordinator
Student Success Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Lowell Martin
Success Center Director
Transcripts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Deborah Oldham
Registrar
Workforce Grants and Development . . . . . . . .Lucy Lamberth
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SECTION 2
ADMISSIONS AND
2020-2021
A C A D E M I C C ATA L O G
REGISTRATION
Admission Requirements . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Transfer and Non-Degree Admission . . . . . 9
International Student Admission . . . . . . 10
Dual Credit/Enrollment . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Admission/Placement Testing . . . . . . . . 11
Residence Status . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Advanced Placement Credit . . . . . . . . . 13
eLearning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Withdrawing from MCC . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
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Admissions
Meridian Community College is committed to Home-schooled students must present an official Readmission
providing excellent post-secondary educational transcript with a graduation date and a listing MCC students who did not attend during the
opportunities. MCC does not exclude from of specific courses completed from a recognized prior semester (not including summer terms)
participation in, deny the benefits of, or otherwise home school agency. If no such document is are considered readmission students and must
discriminate against any person in any program or available, the parent of the home-schooled submit a new Application for Admission upon
activity of the College on the basis of race, religion, student may present an official transcript with their return to MCC. Students who attended
color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. This is the date of graduation and with a notarized another college since attending MCC must submit
in compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of sworn affidavit stating that the student’s record an official transcript from that college to the
1964; Title IX, Education Amendments of 1972 of is accurate and complete. MCC Admissions Office. Academic standing of
the Higher Education Act; the Age Discrimination readmission students will be based upon their
Act of 1975; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act Any correspondence or online courses used academic performance during the last enrollment
of 1973, as amended; and the Americans with to meet high school graduation requirements at MCC and/or another college. Readmission
Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). must come from an institution accredited by applicants are admitted in “good standing” or on
the Distance Education Accrediting Commission “academic probation.” In order to be admitted in
(DEAC) or a state or regional accrediting agency. “good standing,” a student must have completed
the last semester of enrollment with a 2.0 grade
Students who are 21 years of age or older and point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale

who do not have a high school diploma or HSE
may enroll in Meridian Community College by Students seeking readmission to a Workforce
completing the application for admission and program after a period of non-continuous
by making a satisfactory score on an Ability to enrollment may be required to prove currency and
Benefit test as designated by the U.S. Department relevancy of knowledge. The “Advanced Standing
of Education. Examination” will be used to validate program
competencies and currency and relevancy of
Admission to the College does not insure knowledge. When present, program readmission
admission into a particular program of guidelines also apply. Program faculty, in
General Admission Requirements study. Some of the programs of study are consult with the appropriate dean, will evaluate
MCC ascribes to an “open admissions” policy competitive and require additional screening transcripted credit to determine the need for
consistent with all appertaining laws. prior to program admission. Academic advisors program competency evaluation

Students seeking admission to MCC must submit provide students with admission criteria for each
the following: program of study. Declaration of
• A completed Application for Admission. Academic Fresh Start Policy
• An official high school transcript from a The Admissions Office will inform each student in Some students who have not attended MCC for
high school accredited by a state or regional writing of his/her acceptance to MCC. at least four semesters (not including summer
accrediting agency. The high school transcript terms) may be faced with a deficit in quality points
must show the date of graduation and the Mississippi Occupational Diploma and a low GPA because of their prior academic
high school principal’s signature. A student Students who complete high school with a record. Sometimes the deficit in earlier grades
may present a high school equivalency Mississippi Occupational Diploma (MOD) are is such that it prevents these students from
(HSE) transcript from General Educational eligible for admission to Meridian Community graduating. The Declaration of Academic Fresh
Development (GED), Test Assessing Secondary College. Students with an MOD should be aware Start Policy addresses this situation

Completion (TASC) or High School Equivalency that they are not eligible for Federal Title IV
Test (HiSET) in lieu of a high school transcript. Financial Aid. Students who complete high school Upon written request via the Declaration of
• A copy of their scores from a national American with an MOD are encouraged to earn a high school Academic Fresh Start form and subsequent
College Test (ACT) or the ACCUPLACER test. equivalency (HSE) and, therefore, possibly receive approval, a student’s previous grades at MCC may
ACCUPLACER is a computer-based test which federal aid. For more information about obtaining be eliminated from consideration in calculating
is administered in the Holladay Center for a HSE, contact a staff member at 601.484.8796 the local GPA for graduation purposes. The
eLearning. Although a minimum score is not at The Ralph E. Young, Jr. Center for Adult Basic guidelines are:
required for admission to MCC, test scores are Education (directly across the street from MCC
required as they are used to determine course Ivy Hall). • Academic Fresh Start is defined as the
and/or program placement. elimination from consideration of all
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Admissions and Registration
instructional (academic/career and technical) the following: • Official transcripts from each post-secondary
work completed at MCC prior to the point of re- • A completed Application for Admission. institution attended or a letter of “good
enrollment for the purpose of calculating local • An official high school transcript from a standing” from the college where currently
GPA and assessing graduation status except for high school accredited by a state or regional enrolled. Having met general admission
designated saved credits up to a maximum of accrediting agency. The high school transcript requirements, students who have earned
15 semester hours. Once Academic Fresh Start must show the date of graduation and the a college degree or who have completed
has been declared, discounted work will not be high school principal’s signature. A student 15 transferrable credit hours of college
considered toward calculating local GPA from may present a high school equivalency coursework are not required to submit a high
that date forward except for approved saved (HSE) transcript from General Educational school or HSE transcript

credits. No grades will be removed from the Development (GED), Test Assessing Secondary • A copy of their scores from a national American
student’s academic record. Completion (TASC) or High School Equivalency College Test (ACT) or the ACCUPLACER test

• A student who is granted Academic Fresh Test (HiSET) in lieu of a high school transcript. ACCUPLACER is a computer-based test which
Start will be allowed to save or bring forward • A copy of the student’s scores from a is administered in the Holladay Center for
a maximum of 15 semester hours to be used national American College Test (ACT) or the eLearning. Although a minimum score is not
toward graduation requirements. The decision ACCUPLACER test. ACCUPLACER is a computer- required for admission to MCC, test scores are
as to which classes will be saved and carried based test which is administered in the required as they are used to determine course
forward must be made at the time Academic Holladay Center for eLearning. and/or program placement

Fresh Start is declared. Credit will be awarded • Official transcripts from each post-secondary _____________________________
for the saved courses, and the actual grades institution attended. Having met general Non-degree Admission
earned will be included in GPA calculations. admission requirements, students who A student who takes courses for credit, but who
• A minimum of four semesters (not including have earned a college degree or who have is not currently seeking a degree from MCC, will
summer terms) must have lapsed from completed 15 transferrable credit hours of be classified as a non-degree student. Courses for
the end of the most recent semester of college coursework are not required to submit non-degree students will be transcripted as they
enrollment at MCC prior to the Academic a high school or HSE transcript. are for a degree-seeking student, and regular
Fresh Start declaration. tuition will be charged

• The student must complete a Declaration of Students seeking transfer admission into a Career
Academic Fresh Start form with an advisor, and and Technical program must be in good standing With non-degree seeking admission, a student is
the advisor will then submit the completed in the program from which they are transferring. limited to 15 credit hours at MCC. To enroll after
form to the Registrar’s Office. 15 credit hours are earned, students must meet
Students who are not eligible for immediate
• Academic Fresh Start can be declared only all regular admission requirements. Students
readmission to the school from which they are
once at MCC. entering as non-degree seeking are not eligible
transferring may appeal for admission to MCC

• Students will be advised that other colleges/ for Federal Title IV Financial Aid. Students wishing
The appeal should be made in writing to the Dean
universities to which they may transfer may to use veteran’s benefits must contact the MCC
of Student Services

or may not honor the change in GPA resulting Veterans and Military Services Office for any
from a Declaration of Academic Fresh Start. Transient Students additional requirements

• Students who have had more than one four- Transfer students who wish to attend MCC for a
semester lapse between periods of enrollment single semester and then return to their former These students must submit the following
may elect to declare Academic Fresh Start for institution are classified as transient students. admission documents:
one or more of those periods, provided that Transient students must submit the following: • A completed Application for Admission

once the Academic Fresh Start is established, it • A completed Application for Admission. • An official transcript from the last college,
will apply to all enrollments prior to that time. • An official high school transcript from a university, or high school attended, submitted
• Students who are approved for Academic Fresh high school accredited by a state or regional directly to the Office of Admissions

Start will be eligible for academic honors and accrediting agency. The high school transcript
membership in Phi Theta Kappa provided must show the date of graduation and the Audit Registration
their subsequent GPA qualifies them for such high school principal’s signature. A student Although MCC admits students with degree or
honors. may present a high school equivalency non-degree status, a student may register for
_____________________________ (HSE) transcript from General Educational a college, credit-bearing course for personal
Transfer Admissions Development (GED), Test Assessing Secondary enrichment or enjoyment without earning college
Students transferring to MCC from another Completion (TASC) or High School Equivalency credit. In these cases, the student is classified as
college or university will be required to submit Test (HiSET) in lieu of a high school transcript. a credit (CR) to audit (AU) registered student. If
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