Merced College Encouraging Students to Take 15 Units a Semester to Complete on Time

Merced College Encouraging Students to Take 15 Units a Semester to Complete on Time

If Merced College students were to enroll in 15 transferable units per semester, research shows they would complete their community college program in two years. According to national data provided by Complete College America, only 4 to 5 percent of community college students nationwide complete in two years. Dr. Michael McCandless, vice president of Student Services, notices a similar trend with Merced College students. Read More

Updated: Media Advisory: Merced College's 54th Commencement Exercises

Updated: Media Advisory: Merced College's 54th Commencement Exercises

Merced College will award more than 1,640 degrees and certificates to students graduating during the current 2016-2017 academic year. Many of these graduates will walk across the stage to receive their awards during Merced College's 54th Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 26 at 7:30 p.m. in Stadium '76/Don Odishoo Field. Read More

Google Grant will Provide Computer Science Training for Area High School Teachers

Google Grant will Provide Computer Science Training for Area High School Teachers

Merced College is partnering with area high schools to create pathways for success in computer science with a $20,000 grant from Google. According to Merced College Computer Science Professor Kathy Kanemoto, the Google CS[4]HS grant will fund a professional development program for area computer science instructors in Merced County schools. Read More