Monthly Archive:: January 2015

Setting the Tone for Career Success

Medical Assisting Generally, the Medical Assistant performs administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may

Rad to the Bone: Radiography

This program has been designed to prepare graduates to be “entry level technologists” and be eligible to sit for the national registry exam given by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. The program is accredited by the

WVNCC Career Choices

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In the Zone: Nursing & Surgical Technology

Nursing The Registered Nurse works to promote health, prevent disease and provide physical and emotional support to cope with illness and restore health. They provide direct patient care and are advocates and health educators for patients, families

Exploring WVNCC Technologies

MECHATRONICS Mechatronics is a program designed to prepare West Virginia Northern’s students to be electrical and mechanical maintenance technicians for the highly technological, integrated and automated manufacturing facilities of the modern workplace. The program is designed to

Culinary Artists

Don’t be fooled by the TV shows. A chef’s life is not always a glamorous, star-filled existence. Often the work is hard and the hours are long but if you love nothing more than making people happy

Program Spotlight: Paralegal

The Paralegal Option at WVNCC will provide students with practical office skills as well as the theory and practice in developing paralegal skills in the areas of civil/criminal proceedings, wills, estates, and trusts, family law and legal

Program Spotlight: Computer Information Technology

Computer technology is advancing at a dizzying pace, in ways that most of us couldn’t have predicted even 10 years ago. Today, the Internet plays an integral role in everything from how we use our phones, to

Facts and Finds

The “happiest” jobs in America Looking for a better work-life balance, compensation, opportunities for advancement, and fulfilling tasks on the job? Each year, professional resource site surveys tens of thousands of workers to find the “happiest”