Meridian Community College
910 Highway 19 N,
Meridian, MS 39307
601-483-8241
1-800-MCC-THE-1

Special Projects

Work-Based Learning

Work-Based Learning is a structured work-site learning experience in which the student, program area teacher, Work-Based Learning Coordinator and work-site supervisor/mentor develop and ensure the student is proficient in general and job specific competencies. This experience is designed to integrate the student’s academic and technical skills into a work environment. 1-3 semester credit hours awarded for a 3-9 hour per week externship. Prerequisite: concurrent enrollment in career technical education programs.

Work-Based Learning

WBL 191(1-3), 192(1-3), 193(1-3), 291(1-3), 292(1-3), 293(1-3), Work-Based Learning I, II, III, IV, V, VI

A structured work-site learning experience in which the student, program area teacher, Work-Based Learning Coordinator and work-site supervisor/mentor develop and implement a business/education contract (training agreement).

 

This experience is designed to integrate the student’s academic and technical skills into a work environment and includes regular meetings and seminars with school personnel for supplemental instruction and feedback.

 

1-3 semester credit hour awarded for a 3-18 hours per week externship.

 

Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in occupational education program area courses.

 

To enroll in Work Based Learning Students must contact their program instructor and register with approval from the Work Based Learning Instructor.