|Frequently Asked Questions
I want to change my major. How do I do that?
You'll find helpful information to get you started on the page about Making a Program Change.
I have a problem and I would like to see a counselor.
Professionally trained counselors are available by appointment to assist students with personal concerns or to facilitate referrals to outside agencies. See the Personal Counseling page for more information.
How do I get my veterans benefits?
Visit the Services for Veterans page, or call the Veterans Services Office at 292-2264.
I've been out of school for 20 years. Where do I start?
Many MCC students have returned to the classroom after "stopping out" of school for several years or more. Returning adult students are encouraged to attend one of several MCC Adult Information Nights sponsored by the Counseling and Advising Center. In addition, an individual appointment can be scheduled with a counselor to discuss returning to the educational environment. Contact the Counseling and Advising Center at 292-2030 for the dates and times of Information Nights or to schedule an appointment.
I want to transfer to another school. Who should I talk to?
Helpful information about transferring can be found on the Career Center pages.
When can I come in to take Accuplacer?
The Admissions Office will send each new student a flyer listing dates and times for walk-in Accuplacer testing, or you can call 292-2290 for a recorded message with current test dates and times for the Brighton campus testing center. Accuplacer placement testing is also available at the Damon City Campus -- call 272-1682 for dates, times, and other information.
Students who need to take an ESOL test should contact the English for Speakers of Other Languages department office at 292-3330 to schedule an appointment for testing.
I need to talk to a counselor about coming to MCC.
Prospective students may contact the Admissions Office. Admissions counseling is also available through the Counseling and Advising Center's Evening Advisement Program.
How can I get in touch with my professor?
Most faculty members list their telephone numbers and office hours on their course syllabus. You can also look up the professor's office phone number in the MCC Faculty and Staff Directory.
Do I have to fill out anything for graduation?
For information about graduation requirements and procedures, visit the Graduation Certification page.
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