New Partnership Between WCCCD, Detroit Police Department Offers New Career Opportunities For High SchoolersA new dual enrollment partnership between Wayne County Community College District and the Detroit Police Department will create three new routes for high school students to jumpstart a career in law enforcement, and to achieve a range of advanced degrees and certificates. The program and a new training center were announced today, Wednesday, October 13, by Detroit Police Chief James E. White and WCCCD Chancellor Dr. Curtis L. Ivery.
'Michigan Matters' Exclusive: Ficano Considers Politics -- Again!He may have been voted out of office nearly two years ago, but former Wayne County Executive Robert Ficano is looking to re-enter the fray as he considers running for Third Circuit Court Judge.
Mother Arrested After Threatening To 'Blow Up' Wayne County Community CollegeThe woman reportedly became angry when her son was told to return Monday as she tried to enroll him in classes.
HFCC, EAA, WC3D, Focus: HOPE Offer Career, Technical EducationHenry Ford Community College, the Education Achievement Authority of Michigan, the Wayne County Community College District and Focus: HOPE have formed the Career and Technical Education partnership, which provides opportunities for high school juniors and seniors in Detroit to receive college credits while completing their high school education requirements.
Is Michigan Tech for Me? Community College Students Get Inside Look At MTURolando Bocanegra never pictured himself attending a four-year university. “There was always a fear factor when it came to thinking about a major college,” he said. As a current student at Grand Rapids Community College, “thinking bigger just made me feel overwhelmed.” That’s exactly the type of common stumbling block the Michigan College and University Partnership-Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation helps community college students overcome.
GVSU signs reverse transfer agreement with Wayne County CCDGrand Valley State University signed a reverse transfer agreement May 7 with Wayne County Community College District in downtown Detroit.
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Wayne County CC To Lead Advanced Manufacturing InitiativeA national collaborative aimed at providing workers with new skills to the emerging advanced manufacturing industry has selected Wayne County Community College District to lead the effort in Michigan.
Infosys Brings Software Career Training to WCCCD In DetroitInfosys, a Bridgewater, N.J.-based consultant in technology, and the Wayne County Community College District Monday marked the first classes of a new 18-week program to provide Infosys world-renowned software development training program to grow Detroit's technology talent pool.
Fast-Track Boot Camp To Produce Skilled Software Engineers For Metro DetroitA new IT boot camp aimed at producing entry-level software engineers for the growing tech sector in metro Detroit will kick off March 12 at the Wayne County Community College District University Center in Harper Woods.
WCCCD Hosts E-Cycling Event In Belleville Wayne County Community College District will hold a free recycling event for used electronics in Belleville on Saturday, Oct. 22.
WCCCD Hosts E-Cycling EventWayne County Community College District is hosting a free recycling event for used electronics in Detroit on Saturday at the school's Northwest Campus.
WC3D Hosting Big Job FairCongressman Hansen Clarke says the job fair is part of the Congressional Black Caucus' "For the People" jobs initiative and will have dozens of employers ready to hire.
UM-Flint Bringing Nursing, Biz Courses To W3CD Harper WoodsThe Wayne County Community College District will bring nursing and business administration courses from the University of Michigan-Flint to WC3D's University Center in Harper Woods.