The second round of eight-week fall classes will begin Monday at Mid-Plains Community College. Students can sign up for any of them the first week they are offered.
A variety of on-site, online and distance learning courses are available, and many are open enrollment, meaning anyone can take them.
Introduction to the Visual Arts, Human Anatomy/Physiology I, Personal/Professional Development, Introduction to Business, Job Search Strategies, College Prep Writing, English Composition II, the Literature of Nature and Music Appreciation are just some of the classes offered.
Others include: Supply Chain Management, Fundamentals of Mathematics, Elementary Algebra, College Algebra, Fundamentals of Phlebotomy, Nursing Assistant, Medication Aide, Risk Management for Events and Sports, Drugs and Sports, Leadership Behavior, Intro to Logic and Critical Thinking, American Government, Beginning Computer I and II, QuickBooks and Microsoft Office Excel.
Additionally, numerous physical education classes are available through the college. Those include: Swimming I and II, Swimming and Conditioning, Walking and Jogging, Weight Training I, Aerobics I and II, Bowling, Beginning Yoga, Intermediate Yoga, ST:rYde (spinning) and Power Sculpting I and II.
A complete list can be found at: mpcc.edu/course-schedules.
It is recommended that those interested in registering make an appointment with an advisor first by calling (308) 535-3701 in North Platte or (308) 345-8102 in McCook.
MPCC provides numerous scholarships, grants and loans to qualified students. For more information about financial assistance, call (308) 535-3705 in North Platte, or (308) 345-8112 in McCook.