Contact: NC WORKS CAREER CENTER
828.659.6001 ext. 135 or 139
On Saturday, October 24, 2015, the McDowell Health Coalition will hold its 2nd Annual McDowell Run for Your Life 5K beginning at the Joseph McDowell Catawba River Greenway with registration pick-up from 7:30 am to 8:15 am. The 5K run starts at 8:30 am. If you are interested in promoting your health and enjoying the outdoors, contact Sherry Helton 652-0653 or Dr. Jim Benton 659-0444 for details.
On November 19th, McDowell Tech is participating in the Tobacco-Free College Campus Initiative to take a 1 Day Stand against tobacco in celebration of the American Cancer Society's Great American Smokeout. In addition, on January 1, the college will become Tobacco-Free following a recent change in college policy by the MTCC Board of Trustees.
McDowell Technical Community College is proud to announce 58 students earned Microsoft Certification during the 2014-2015 school year. MTCC is a certified Certiport Testing Center currently offering Microsoft Office Certification in the following areas: Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
More than a simple credential, Microsoft Office Specialist certification notifies prospective employers that a certified applicant is prepared to make immediate contributions in the workplace. They will be qualified to meet greater challenges, possessing the knowledge and ability to be more productive and share information in a compelling, intuitive manner.
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics lists Microsoft Office as the second highest skill set required for high-growth/high-wage occupations, with oral and written communication skills being first.
For more information regarding Microsoft Office Certification, please contact Rachel Pearson, Program Advisor for Office Administration, at 652-0658 or email@example.com