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Dr. Dustin Washburn

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Marion native Dustin Washburn worked in commercial construction before entering McDowell Technical Community College’s Emergency Medical Service (EMS) programs. He graduated from the College with a paramedic certificate and worked for three years as a full-ti...
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Introduction to Cybersecurity

This class will provide a brief introduction to the field of Cybersecurity. Cybersecurity is a technology field concerned with protecting networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. Click on the link above for more information and to register. Deadline for registration is Tuesday, July 16th, with classes beginning Friday, July 19th.

Become a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)!

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This course will prepare you to sit for the certification exam to become a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) (77-725) in MS Word 2016, a nationally-recognized certification. Click on the headline above for more information and to register. Registration deadline is Tuesday, July 16th with classes beginning on Saturday, July 20th.


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Congratulations to the following students who were named to the Dean's, President's or Honors List at McDowell Technical Community College for the spring semester of 2019! (Click on the link above to view the list.) (Graphic: Flickr by Enokson)

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