MC Athletic Training Program has International Flair

MC Athletic Training Program has International Flair

The Merced College athletic training program is a three-tier study of basic skills, medical and entry-level athletic training. The curriculum program focuses on a set number of contact hours (10-12 for freshman, 15-20 for sophomores), where students work directly with athletes and teams, as well as a lecture course once a week. One of the things that makes the MC program unique is its popularity with international students, the majority of which come from Japan. Read More

Debate Team Garnering Attention

Debate Team Garnering Attention

Despite the four-member debate team coming together for the first time in September, Merced College has seen nothing but early success. After taking multiple awards from their first two tournaments, the team currently ranks 43rd in the National Parliamentary Debate Association Rankings out of 250 schools and is ranked 14th among community colleges. Read More

Merced College Welcomes New Campus Police Captain

Merced College Welcomes New Campus Police Captain

Matt Williams comes from the City of Merced Police Department, where he worked in various areas of law enforcement -- including Special Operations -- for twenty nine years. While joining Merced College is a change of pace for him, he said that working here is like returning home. Read More