MiraCosta College Launches Medical Assistant Program Offering a Low-cost, Fast-track to Medical Careers
North County students now have a low-cost way to start their careers in the fast-growing medical industry through the MiraCosta College Medical Assistant Program, beginning this fall.
MiraCosta Community College District Awards Contractfor Athletic Field Renovation at Oceanside Campus
MiraCosta Community College District's (MCCCD) Board of Directors has approved the award of a contract to renovate the athletic field at the district's Oceanside Campus. The $7,689,355 contract was awarded to Los Angeles Engineering, Inc. of Covina, CA.
MiraCosta College is launching a new Career Mentoring program pairing business and accounting students with industry professionals to help keep them on track toward reaching their goals.
MiraCosta College New Construction Opportunity: Bids Are Being Acceptedfor Construction of New Student Services Building at the San Elijo Campus
The MiraCosta Community College District has posted a Notice to Contractors for construction of the new Student Services Building at MiraCosta College’s San Elijo Campus. Interested general contractors are encouraged to review the following information to see if the project is a good fit for their firms.
MiraCosta College students will face less paperwork when applying for financial aid, thanks to a new online filing system that can be accessed via cell phone, tablet, or computer and provides immediate status updates.
May 22, 2019: Bachelor’s Degree Celebration Ceremony
MiraCosta College will celebrate the accomplishments of students graduating from the biomanufacturing bachelor’s degree program on Wednesday, May 22, at 5 p.m. in the Theatre, Building 2000, located at 1 Barnard Drive in Oceanside. MiraCosta College is one of only 15 California community colleges authorized to offer a bachelor’s degree program.
For the fifth year in a row, the MiraCosta Music Program has been honored by the nation’s premier jazz magazine, DownBeat, in its 42nd Annual Student Music Awards.
The MiraCosta College Automotive Technology Program will hold its 9th Annual Car and Motorcycle Show on Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m.–2 p.m. at MiraCosta College, Parking Lot 1A, 1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside. The event is free for spectators.
MiraCosta Community College District Awards Construction Contract for Iconic New Monument Sign at its Community Learning Center Site
Construction of a new monument sign and campus entryway for the MiraCosta Community College District's (MCCCD) Community Learning Center in north Oceanside is scheduled to start later this month, following action by the district’s Board of Trustees in awarding a construction contract for the project.
MiraCosta College Student Success Stories Underscore Why April has been Designated as California Community College Month
MiraCosta College students Rita Viland and Carlos Castro are Exhibit A and Exhibit B as to why the state Assembly recently designated April as California Community College Month.
April is California Community College Month and MiraCosta College is showing us why.
Starting fall 2019, MiraCosta College is subsidizing tuition for ALL first-time, full-time college students to attend MiraCosta College for two-years.*
The MiraCosta College Theatre Department presents All My Sons by Arthur Miller. The play opens April 26 at the MiraCosta College Theatre, located at 1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside. Eric Bishop will direct.
The jazz program at MiraCosta College will host more than 40 performing groups from schools and professional groups around the United States and Canada as part of the 13th Annual Oceanside Jazz Festival, to be held at the college's Oceanside Campus, located at 1 Barnard Drive. Jazz choirs will perform during the day on April 11--13, and jazz bands will perform during the day on May 4. Daytime school performances, clinics and master classes are open to the public and free of charge. Each day will culminate in an evening performance featuring MiraCosta College jazz ensembles performing with prominent guest artists.
MiraCosta College spring 2019 late-start classes begin on Monday, March 25, with dozens of classes in a range of subjects, that end at the same time as “regular” courses. Late-start classes are offered days, evenings, weekends, and online. Now is the time to work toward a degree or certificate, get started in the workplace, transfer to a four-year university, enroll for personal enrichment, professional growth or gain a new skill.
On March 13, MiraCosta College will host TECH Talk, a free event presented by the MiraCosta College Computer Studies and Information Technology (CSIT) Department in partnership with Point Loma Nazarene University. Students, faculty, community members and industry leaders are invited to learn about MiraCosta’s Cybersecurity and IT degrees and certificates, Point Loma Nazarene University’s CIT bachelor’s degree, and network with industry/FBI professionals and corporate recruiters representing MIS, cybersecurity, programming, and digital media.
MiraCosta College Accepting Applications for Vacancies on the Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee
The Board of Trustees of the MiraCosta Community College District is seeking qualified individuals who are interested in serving on a committee of community leaders that operates as the Independent Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (ICBOC) for the implementation of the district’s Measure MM college facilities bond program. One member is to be active as a business representative and the other is a student representative.
The MiraCosta College Theatre Department presents The Pirates of Penzance, music by Arthur Sullivan, libretto by W.S. Gilbert. The play opens March 8 at the MiraCosta College Theatre, located at 1 Barnard Drive, Oceanside. Tracy Williams will direct.
MiraCosta College and the Chinesse Club invite the public to a captivating and educational celebrations of The Year of the Pig Lunar New Year, February 6, 7, and 21, 2018, at three MiraCosta College campuses.
MiraCosta College’s spring 2019 late-start classes begin, Monday, February 4, with hundreds of classes in a range of subjects, and end at the same time as “regular” courses. Late-start classes are offered days, evenings, weekends, and online. Now is the time to work toward a degree or certificate, get started in the workplace, transfer to a four-year university, enroll for personal enrichment, professional growth or to gain a new skill.
Longtime Community College Administrator Tim Flood Is New MiraCosta CollegeVice President, Administrative Services
Tim Flood, a community college leader who has held several top administrative posts in San Diego County, is the new vice president, administrative services at the MiraCosta Community College District.
The new year is bringing a new look and feel to the MiraCosta Community College District's San Elijo campus. A major renovation and modernization of the Building 600—one of the main instructional buildings at San Elijo Campus—is opening for the spring 2019 semester. It is the first facility on the campus to be modernized under the district’s $455 million Measure MM bond, approved by voters in November 2016.
MiraCosta College Community Education is offering the following hobbies and skills, not-for-credit, courses this spring:
The design phase is now underway for four new buildings and a new parking lot at the MiraCosta Community College District's Oceanside campus. The projects, funded by Measure MM, the $455 million bond measure approved by district voters in November 2016, will be aligned with the vision set out by the district’s Facility Master Plan, which calls for the creation of academic hubs throughout the campus centered around different academic themes and each including instructional space, tutoring and study space, faculty space, and outdoor learning and gathering spaces.
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