2016-17 General Catalog

2016-17 General Catalog

Welcome to McLennan Community College's General Catalog. This website will help you find information about McLennan policies, procedures, programs and courses.

Learn about how to become a student, financial aid options, degrees and certificates offered and much more.

For more information, visit our About McLennan site or How to Become a Student page, or call Highlander Central at 254-299-8622.

Our Mission

McLennan Community College’s mission is to engage, educate, and enrich its community.

The college ensures access to pathways for student success through excellent workforce and transfer programs, student services, and continuing education. These programs promote proficiency in identified student learning outcomes, successful course completion, graduation, employment, and transfer to a senior institution. The college embraces diversity and strengthens its communities through successful educational attainment, strong leadership, sustainability efforts, best practices, community service, and integrity.

Core Values

All choices, decisions, and actions of McLennan Community College and the individuals associated with it arise from and are consistent with the following core values:

  1. Excellence requires a commitment to allocating the time, effort, and resources to ensure superior achievement.
  2. Integrity earns the public’s trust through principled leadership and achieves the highest levels of honesty and ethical behavior.
  3. Innovation promotes and affirms the spirit of invention and creativity.
  4. Inclusion assures educational opportunities are available to the community through open enrollment; multiple delivery methods; and a commitment to meeting the financial, environmental, social, and academic needs of diverse learners.
  5. Collaboration develops educational, technical, industrial, and cultural partnerships to improve the quality of life in the community.
  6. Stewardship, Sustainability, and Accountability require an efficient and effective use of human, physical, and financial resources.

Equal Opportunity Statement

McLennan Community College provides equal educational opportunity for all qualified students and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, creed or religion, color, age, national origin or any other unlawful factors in its educational programs, activities or employment as required by Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Educational Amendments Act of 1972 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1978.

Title IX

"No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance."

Legal Citation: Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, and its implementing regulation at 34 C. F. R. Part 106 (Title IX)

In accordance with the requirements of the Title IX Education Amendments of 1972, MCC’s designated Title IX Coordinator, Drew Canham - Vice President, Student Success and Deputy Coordinator, Melissa (Missy) Kittner - Director, Human Resources shall be responsible for coordinating the college’s effort to comply with and carry out its responsibilities under Title IX.

Contact Information

Drew Canham, Title IX Coordinator
Vice President, Student Success
McLennan Community College
Administration Building, Room 408
1400 College Drive
254-299-8645
FAX 254-299-8654
dcanham@mclennan.edu

Melissa (Missy) Kittner, Title IX Deputy Coordinator
Director, Human Resources
McLennan Community College
Administration Building, Room 104
1400 College Drive
254-299-8514
FAX: 254-299-6237
mkittner@mclennan.edu

Disclaimers

This catalog was prepared on the basis of the best information available at the time of creation; however, all information is subject to change without notice or obligation. This catalog is for informational purposes and does not constitute a contract.

The college often photographs and videos its students and employees for use in McLennan Community College publications, public relations efforts, marketing materials and online media. Anyone who does not want his or her photograph/image used for these purposes should file a written request with the Marketing & Communications Office (ADM 316, 254-299-8769).