Category: Timeline Express Announcements

Major Grants and GED/ESL

Morgan Community College (MCC) receives $450,000 to launch Return to Earn Program. MCC Foundation holds 22nd Annual Gala in virtual format, adapting to COVID-19 pandemic. MCC restructures GED/ESL program to offer Hyflex (combined in-person and virtual class delivery)...

Top Ten and a New Building

2020- MCC is ranked in the country's top ten community colleges by Smartasset. Poplar Hall Agriculture Center for Innovation is completed.

COVID & Virtual Graduation

MCC adapts quickly to continue instruction and college services despite the global COVID-19 pandemic. The College holds its first virtual commencement

50th Anniversary & Bachelor of Science in Nursing

2020 – Morgan Community College (MCC) receives $614,418 grant from The Colorado Health Foundation to launch a Multicultural Entrepreneurship Program. The first cohort of Bachelor of Science in Nursing students starts in January. MCC celebrates its 50th anniversary.

MCC Receives Grant from National Science Foundation

2019 – MCC receives $300,000 grant from National Science Foundation to develop an Industrial Controls Technician Certificate. The Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program receives full accreditation status from the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy...

Precision Agriculture Launched

2018 – Morgan Community College obtains official Hispanic-Serving Institution status. MCC launches a Precision Agriculture program. For the eighth consecutive year, MCC is named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education. MCC makes...

Ninth President

2017- Dr. Curt Freed becomes the ninth college president.

MCC Ranked #1 Community College in Colorado

2016- MCC recognized for sixth year in a row as a “Great Colleges to Work For.” Ranked #1 community college in Colorado, and 125th in the United States by WalletHub, published in the Denver Business Journal. Aviation Technology Program adopted. The college debuted its...

New Facility & Program

2015- MCC opens its new welding & storage facility, Birch Hall. FMS Bank donates $10,000 to support MCC’s Business Partnership Program. MCC added an Associate of Science Degree in Industrial Maintenance Electrical/Mechanical. Named a “Great Colleges to Work For”...

Nursing Program Receives National Accreditation

2014- Viaero Wireless donates $10,000 to support MCC’s Business Partnership Program in addition to technology upgrades for the College. MCC Nursing program received national accreditation by ACEN. The Center for Arts and Community Enrichment hosts dedication ceremony...