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Applications now being taken for Fall 19 Cosmetology program

Applications for entrance into the Fall 2019 Cosmetology program at Northwest Mississippi Community College are currently being taken. The program is offered on the Senatobia campus, the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center and at the Ashland Center. For more information, contact Robin Douglas, assistant dean of Workforce Solutions and Career -Technical Education at 662-562-3233 or email rdouglas@northwestms.edu. […]

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All-Mississippi Academic team honored at Board of Trustees meeting

Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Michael Heindl (center) recognized Northwest’s 2019 Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) All-Mississippi Academic Team at the April Board of Trustees meeting. Pictured (seated, l-r) are Madelyn Welch, Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center (LYTC) second team; Keirra Smith, LYTC, first team; Aisalyn Bean, LYTC, second team; Mallory Bledsoe, Senatobia campus, second team; Elizabeth Hopper, Senatobia, […]

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Northwest nursing students bring home awards from state convention

Northwest Mississippi Community College’s Student Nurses Association (SNA) captured the prestigious “Spirit of the Community” Award from the annual Mississippi Organization for Associate Degree Nursing Student Association (MOSA) conference held March 28 in Biloxi. The award was given to them for their Diabetic Alert Dog (DAD) project. The Northwest Student Nurses Association (SNA) raised money […]

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Mi-BEST student finds his niche in Manufacturing Technology program

Will Colston was not thrilled at the prospect of attending Northwest Mississippi Community College, but once he got there his life changed. “I didn’t really know what I wanted to do. I just knew I wanted to work with my hands,” Colston said. “I didn’t want to come at first and once I talked to […]

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Northwest Practical Nursing programs achieve 95 percent pass rate

Northwest Mississippi Community College is proud to announce that the 2017-18 graduates of the Practical Nursing programs achieved an overall 94.89 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination-PN(NCLEX-PN®), the licensing examination for practical nurses. According to Dr. Stephanie Mullins, director of Northwest’s Practical Nursing program, 93 out of 98 students passed the NCLEX-PN®.The […]

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Northwest Health Care Assistant program 2018 pass rates announced

Northwest Mississippi Community College is proud to announce that the 2018 graduates of the Health Care Assistant (HCA) programs achieved an overall 91 percent pass rate on the State Certification Examfor Health Care Assistants. According to Teri Selby, Health Care Assistant instructor, during the 2018 spring and fall semesters, 51 of the 60 students enrolled […]

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Northwest DeSoto Center to offer forensic science program

Beginning with the fall 2019 semester, Northwest will offer an Associate degree in forensic science, according to college officials. The program will only be offered at the DeSoto Center currently. The program will prepare students to develop a career in forensic science, forensic medicine, forensic drug analysis, forensic toxicology and DNA analysis, criminalistics or computer […]

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Northwest Library to present “Money Matters” on April 4

As a part of Money Smart Week,NorthwestMississippi Community College’s Division of Learning Resources will present “Money Matters” on Thursday, April 4 at 3 p.m. in the R.C. Pugh Library Viewing Room. Pam Hawks, director of Training and Deposit Operations at Sycamore Bank, will speak to students about the importance of saving money and basic financial […]

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Newton named Senatobia Rotary Student of the Month

Victoria Newton (center), a sophomore from Nesbit studying theatre, was named the Senatobia Rotary Club’s March Student of the Month for Northwest Mississippi Community College. Congratulating Newton (l-r) is Julie Correro, director of Education Instruction and Rotary member; Emily Harris, her mother; Newton, John Harris, her father and Jay Foster, superintendent of Senatobia City Schools […]

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Northwest HEADWAE recipients honored at Board of Trustees meeting

Pictured:Northwest Mississippi Community College President, Dr. Michael Heindl, left, congratulated Northwest’s 2019 HEADWAE recipients, l-r, Joshua Wood, a sophomore from Brandon studying accountancy at the Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center (LYTC) and Elizabeth Harvey, LYTC mathematics instructor, at the Northwest Board of Trustees meeting on March 21.  Both recipients are from the Oxford campus. HEADWAE stands for […]

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