mcc3 300HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (11/30/13) - In an effort to make mining classes more accessible, Madisonville Community College (MCC) is offering two online mining classes in the upcoming spring semester. MNG 102 - Introduction to Mining Engineering will provide an orientation to the mining engineering and mining technology professions. The course includes introduction to key mining engineering activities and functions, mining methods and equipment, and health and safety subsystems. MNG 286 - Roof Control and Ventilation involves an in-depth study of roof and rib control, and coal mine ventilation. This course includes methods of inspection and reporting potential safety hazards, reading roof control plans, processes and procedures involving mine resistance, law, and minimum standards
 
Each three credit hour online course will be taught by MCC mining instructor Bart Allen and no textbooks are required. “I am particularly pleased that we have constructed these classes so that they are challenging without requiring the purchase of a textbook. Taking into account the rising costs of going to college, students can work on the classes at their convenience and at minimal cost,” shared Allen. The courses use online resources in the public domain.
 
Classes begin January 13, 2014. All students are encouraged to apply for admission and register for classes before December 1st to avoid the late registration rush. Financial aid is available to those who qualify and students should complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) as soon as possible to avoid delays in processing aid.
 
For more information, contact MCC’s Enrollment Center at 270-824-8621.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Joyce Griggs

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 15, 2015 10199

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5289

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 16, 2015 4963

Roses Coming Soon

by SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 3723

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3657

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10199

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 23, 2015 9567

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 21, 2015 2900

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 2794

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 1002

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 875

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 706

Collision with Deer Results in Fatality on US 79

by Trooper S. C. Recke
May 21, 2015 685

UPDATE: Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 596

EPA Rules Threaten Aluminum's Revival

by Jim Waters
May 20, 2015 577

Four Go to Hospital After Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 511

Corrections Officers to Get Pay Raises to Retain…

by Jennifer Brislin