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Congratulations and Welcome to MC

Take the Next Step

A welcome message from MC President Dr. Jermaine F. Williams.

We're so glad you chose MC. You took the first step, now complete the next few to become an MC student. Use the video links below, see the Raptor Reference Card for an easy-to-follow checklist (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader.-Link opens in new window.) , or contact Raptor Central.

Don't forget to review your major or field of study (if you're undecided) to learn what's required to complete your program. You should also visit the Career Coachnew window to discover in-demand careers and education based on your interests.

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STEP 2: ACTIVATE
Claim your MyMC account and email, submit financial aid forms, official transcripts, and completed assessments.
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STEP 3: COMPLETE
Complete the online new student orientation and meet with a counselor.
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STEP 4: ACHIEVE
Register for classes, pay for college, and get ready for a successful semester.
Virtual Tour

Explore our three campuses from home via our virtual toursnew window or schedule a thirty to forty-five minute virtual tour led by MC staff.

 

Life At MC

MC is more than just classes. Find out what life at MC is all about. You'll be surprised at how much goes on.

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MC Voices

MC Voicesnew window has your fellow MC students blogging and vlogging about classes, events, clubs, internships, and a lot more. You will see first hand the lives of our students – the changes, challenges, special moments, and the memories created at MC.

Mi Escuela es su Escuela

Mi Escuela es su Escuela es un programa de MCTV que trae recursos, historias de éxito e información a la comunidad de habla hispana. 


Mi Escuela es su Escuela (My School is Your School) brings resources, success stories, and helpful information to the Spanish-speaking community via a half-hour radio and TV program.

What Type of Student Are you?

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Dual Enrollment

Register and attend MC courses on campus, online, or at your high school and get a jump on your college credits.

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Undocumented Students
MC provides support for students to  navigate the requirements of the Maryland Dream Act and DACA. 
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Adult Learners
Credit or noncredit classes are offered to students of all ages.
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International & ESL Students

MC welcomes students from around the world, and others for whom English is not a first language. 

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Veterans and Military
MC has more to offer our veterans and military than just classes.
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Visiting Students
Take classes at MC to transfer back to your home college or university. 

Student Success Stories

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During the week, the alarm goes off early at Kayla Moore’s home, ensuring she is ready to lead JumpBunch classes and share her love of exercise with her young students. On the weekends, Moore can be found working at Tru2Form Hoops, running drills and imparting her love of basketball to program participants. With so much on her plate, she follows a strict schedule in order to get everything done.

Moore is incredibly grateful for the athletic scholarship she receives because it alleviates the stress of how to pay for classes and allows her to focus on her academic and athletic goals.

“The scholarship I have has given me the support system of educators, coaches, and counselors who are doing everything in their power to help me achieve my athletic and academic goals,” says Moore. “This scholarship means the world to me. It shows me that I am not on my educational journey by myself.”
After completing her degree at MC, where she is studying political science and criminal justice, Moore’s plans include transferring to a four-year program to pursue a bachelor’s degree. She will then apply to law school.

Utilizing the skills she has been  honing for many years—teamwork, the ability to prioritize, communications, and self-discipline—she wants to “defend those who otherwise would be swept under the rug and help educate people negatively impacted by the criminal justice system.”

The scholarship Moore receives, along with her work ethic and determination, allows her to give her all on in the court and in the classroom, and someday, the courtroom. 

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What People are Saying
Montgomery College has completely changed my approach—not just in how I learn and work, but how I live. It's taught me so much beyond the academics.
Adrian Zlotescu, former student and MCTV intern