Workforce Development and Continuing Education

Workforce Development and Continuing Education

Turn your dream into a skill. MC offers hundreds of noncredit career and job training courses.


MC offers a wide range of noncredit classes designed to meet the needs of county residents and businesses.

Are you in a career transition? Reentering the workforce, or seeking to update your technical skills? Maybe you are just looking for personal knowledge enrichment? All of these types are among our 25,000 noncredit students each year. WDCE is certified by the Learning Resources Network (LERN), an international association in lifelong learning. 

WDCE Announcements
  • New: Business Solutions Webinar Series
    •  Join BITS for two webinars designed to share how MC is committed to resilience in the current climate and how we can help provide you with effective, timely training. Learn more about the Business Solutions Webinar series.
  • Fall Registration is Open.
  • Looking for Online Classes? 
    • Looking for reasonably priced online  courses from Ed2Go or UGotClass which start monthly and run for 4-6 weeks and are available 24/7. Visit Noncredit Online Courses to learn more. 
  • Registration for Fall Youth Programs from Youth Kids' College is now open
    • Online camps for all ages including enrichment, study skills, and more.
    • Lots of camps for middle school and high school students. Lots of Science Technology Engineering Arts Math
  • Disney Institute - Leadership Excellence workshop coming to MC. NEW DATE: May 28, 2021. Learn more about Disney Institute - Leadership Excellence.  
  • New publication: MC Industry Certification and Licensure Test Prep Programs



MC Business Solutions

Elevate and engage your employees with expert and experienced faculty, and courses tailored to your company’s specific needs. Almost all of our WDCE programs can be customized to suit your needs. Popular topics include Management and Leadership, Project Management, Computer Training, and many more.

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What can Workforce Development and Continuing Education do for you?

We offer affordable, practical, and convenient classes at locations throughout the county and online.

Are you looking for a class to update your work skills? WDCE offers noncredit classes that can be as short as a few days, or a week or two. Some classes run a full semester. These classes can enhance your business or technical skills. They offer opportunities for you to learn something new, or gain industry certifications. Some semester-long credit classes are co-listed with noncredit. This gives you the opportunity to take a semester-long class without having to worry about a grade.

Not quite sure what career path to take? Noncredit classes can give you the opportunity to explore career options and provide options to further your career. You may want to continue with noncredit courses leading to industry certifications. Or you may find that applying to MC as a degree seeking student is better for you. Some students take a combination of both credit and noncredit classes.

Community Education enrichment courses are for everyone in the community. The arts, sciences, languages, history and current events, personal enrichment, technology, finance, and more. There are programs for all ages including Youth Programs & summer camps, driver education for teens, courses for adults with developmental disabilities, and many lifelong learning courses for students age 50+. 

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What People are Saying
Your careful listening to our needs and your ability to be flexible has made it possible for us to serve the technology training needs of approximately 270 employees during their workday... Employees who were sure they could not learn to use a computer have left the introductory classes with the confidence to continue their learning experience.
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