A degree may be a lot closer than you think. You can earn a degree is as little as two semesters, if you have already completed a four-year military technical training program. The technical military training you received while serving may be worth 30 credit hours at MCC. Contact an academic advisor for more information and qualifying 4-year colleges or universities.
Some fields of study that qualify for the military completion degree include:
The combination of broad-based skills and a degree are an indispensable career asset. A degree gives you a better resume, more prestige and an edge for promotion. If you have not completed a four-year military training program, check out these other MCC programs.
Please consult the specific plan for your degree to confirm graduation requirements.
Missouri law states that all college or university graduates should complete a course covering the federal and state constitutions as well as American history and government. Students who transfer from out-of-state schools should check with the MCC admissions to find out how they can meet this requirement.
The semester before completing all of their degree requirements, prospective MCC graduates must file an application for receiving their degrees with the admissions/records office. Once the form is filed students will receive an evaluation and additional information.
An associate degree can be completed in as little as two semesters.
Yes, VA benefits can be used to earn a degree or certificate in any of the MCC programs.
Veterans have been earning degrees at MCC since 1921, during WWI. Earning a degree at MCC saves money and leaves you with more money to pursue four-year degree or even a master's degree.
MCC awards 30 credits for your prior military technical training, allowing you to start and finish one of our ninety programs in about half the time. Learn more about MCC's military veterans benefits.
We deliver the most cost-effective career preparation in Kansas City, MO. We are a publicly funded college with quality programs and full accreditation.
Yes, you can transfer credits to another college or university. For example credits from MCC transfer toward a bachelor's degree at University of Central Missouri, DeVry University or Missouri Western State University. Check with your academic advisor for further information.
The U.S. Department of Labor website can provide more information about these career fields