Community Programs


Community Programs is all about MCC and you. For more than 50 years, Continuing Education at McLennan Community College has changed the lives of students and the community by connecting them with MCC resources and engaging diverse populations with innovative, quality lifelong learning opportunities.

Scan the courses, register for your favorites, and give Community Programs a try! Designed with the adult learner in mind (see Kids College for children’s activities), one can choose from Arts & Hobbies, Culinary, Fitness & Wellness, Lifelong Learning, Music & Dance, Outdoors & Animals, Personal Finance, Travel, and Senior courses. Courses vary in length and price, and new courses are offered along with traditional favorites each semester. Going back to class has never been so much fun. This year, make it MCC and you; we think you’ll be glad you did.

Mission statement

MCC Continuing Education is deeply committed to the advancement and enrichment of Waco and McLennan County through our collaborations to offer the best learning experiences possible. Our programs are designed to help individuals grow-whether it's exploring an interest, developing a skill, or shifting careers. Our program showcases just how great life in Waco truly is, and that we never stop learning. It is our mission to provide educational opportunities and lifelong learning experiences to enhance, promote, and develop a higher quality of life for our community. Continuing Education boasts an impressive group of instructors who are professionals in their fields, and a wide array of courses that include Community Programs, Corporate Training, and Health & Human Services.