Why MCC

Our Vision

Transform lives through preparing students for career success.

Our Mission

Provide premier career-focused education to empower students with academic training, technical expertise, and professional support to launch or advance their successful careers.

Institutional Goals

Midwestern Career College achieves its mission by:

  • Offering career-oriented training programs that provide entry-level skills to graduates or that enable those
    already in the field to achieve career goals and advancement
  • Employing a committed staff of professional instructors who possess excellent subject knowledge and
    technical skills
  • Teaching an up-to-date curriculum consistent with requirements of the credentialing agency
  • Providing hands-on training that results in practical knowledge and student confidence
  • Providing access to classrooms, laboratories and clinical externship facilities to fulfill program objectives
  • Providing appropriate clinical externship opportunities that give our students real world experience
  • Striving to meet and exceed institutional academic benchmarks
  • Providing placement assistance to graduates

History and Educational Philosophy

Midwestern Career College was established in August 2004 and was officially approved by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) on December 22, 2004.

Midwestern Career College was established to offer and promote excellence, understanding and appreciation of career-oriented training. The programs of instruction are in the fields of allied health.

MCC prepares students for entry-level employment, as well as certification and licensure examinations in their respective fields of study.

Licensure and Accreditation

Midwestern Career College is approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE). For more information on IBHE approval, you may contact Private Business and Vocational Schools Division, Illinois Board of Higher Education, at 1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333 Springfield, IL 62701-1377 at (217) 782-2551; general information website: info@ibhe.org; Institutional Complaint Hotline: (217) 557-7359.

Midwestern Career College is accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE). For more information about the College’s accreditation, you may contact Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, telephone: 770-396-3898, Fax: 770-396-3790, www.council.org.