MCC’s Livingston Center to add college-credit course
Mott Community College’s Livingston Branch Center will add college-credit courses to its curriculum beginning with the Spring 2018 semester. COMG 153, Computers-A Practical Approach will be added to the Center’s offerings that include workforce development programs, corporate training and the Factory Five Build School.
“This is a chance for students in Howell and the surrounding communities to make opportunity happen,” said Doris Stromer, Site Manager for the MCC Livingston and Southern Lakes Branch Centers. “This is one of the foundational courses in most degree programs,” she added, “which gives students a great start on any career path they are interested in.”
COMG 153 is a lecture/lab course focused on basic computer proficiency, including the Windows operating system, file management, internet browsing, basic security, and the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access). The three credit/three contact hour course will be offered Tuesday and Thursday from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Livingston Center Computer Lab, 1240 Packard Drive, Howell, MI 48843. Prerequisite to taking the course, students must compete the MCC Placement test and qualify for EDNG-016 (ACSR-016) or higher, and have a basic knowledge of a computer keyboard.
Accuplacer Testing is available Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. 3 p.m. at the Livingston Center. Prospective students can also schedule an appointment to meet with an advisor Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, call 517-552-2163. Registration begins April 1. Classes start May 9.
The Livingston Center offers Professional Trades training programs including Certified Nursing Assistant, HVAC (Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning), Manufacturing, Welding, Electrical and more. Additionally, The Livingston Center works with industry to design customized workforce training programs to train or re-train employees in the latest technologies. It is also home to the Factory Five Build School, a three-day workshop where participants learn to build a Mark IV Roadster, '33 Hotrod, or "818" of their own, and who want to learn more about state-of-the-art performance car design, engineering and assembly.
Mott Community College is committed to excellence in education and offering services that cultivate student success and improve the overall quality of life in a multicultural community. With more than 100 academic and occupational degree programs, we help students prepare to achieve more in an ever-changing economy. Through university transfer agreements, high-demand associate's degree programs and one-year certification programs, we help ensure that all Mott students are ready to get more out of life.
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