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October 23 & 30 - Each One Teach One

October 26 - Clay Crafton Art Exhibit at Downriver Campus

October 27 - Halloween Safety Night Trunk & Treat at Ted Scott Campus

October 27 - Ferris State University Virtual Open House

October 27 & 28 - Job Fair and Career Exhibit

October 28 - Autumn Movie Night

October 28 - Breaking the Barriers on Breast Cancer Awareness

Press Release: New Partnership Between WCCCD and DPD Creates Pathways to New Career Opportunities For High School Students

American Chemical Society Application

November 8 - Career & Program Virtual Overview Day

November 13 - Wildcats Season Home Opener

November 16 - Managing Death & Grief Workshop

Free COVID-19 Vaccinations

Fall 2021 CARES/CRSSAA Act Emergency Funding Available

COVID-19 Building Safety

COVID-19 Personal Safety

PHI THETA KAPPA Fall 2021 & Spring 2022 Virtual Meetings

Press Release: WGU/MCCA Partnership

Guest Students Fall 2021 Registration

Get Paid for Living Near WCCCD

Coronavirus Reporting Hotline

Student Virtual Support Center Toolkit

New CIS Programming Language Courses

MICUP-Paid STEM Internship Information

Free COVID-19 Tests

Learning Resource Center Online Resources & Services

Commercial Driver's License (CDL-A) Training

Detroit Opportunity Youth Collaborative Program

EMU Beat Transfer Program

Financial Aid Requirements

Food Bank Donations

Join a Student Organization

Join MConnect (U of M Transfer Program)

Join Student Executive Council

Learning Resource Centers (LRC) and Local Library Partnerships

History

Wayne County Community College District has nearly 50 years of uninterrupted operation and development of comprehensive educational services. Both directly and indirectly, our students and the 2.3 million people living within the College's service district have enjoyed the benefits of constantly improved instructional programs and community services.

The story of Wayne County Community College District is one of continuing growth and innovation in providing educational training and leadership for the metropolitan region. The College was established in 1967 by the Legislature of the State of Michigan, and its initial seven-member Board of Trustees was elected the following year: The first operating budget was based on a $1,000,000 grant from the State of Michigan, as well as a $300,000 stipend from New Detroit, Inc., and anticipated student tuition payments at that time.

The new College had no buildings or facilities of its own, but with the cooperation of local school boards, classrooms were made available throughout the County of Wayne. In the summer of 1969, the Board of Trustees directed the staff to setup classes for the first fall semester. Instructors were hired, curricula were designed and the College opened its doors!

WCCCD's five campuses are located in industrial, rural and metropolitan areas where a major share of Michigan's technical and skilled occupations is located. Because of the diversity of its service areas, WCCCD places a strong emphasis on occupational and career programs, and traditional college and university transfer programs, including those within the liberal arts discipline.

 
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