MCC Catalog

Auditing Courses

Auditing Courses Any individual may audit a Curriculum class based on the following: The individual pays the normal tuition and fees.  However, any person who is at least 65 years old may audit non-self-supporting basis courses without the payment of tuition and fees provided the individual meets the other criteria listed herein. Auditing students do…

Undocumented Immigrants

Undocumented Immigrants An undocumented immigrant is any immigrant who is not lawfully present in the United States.  The College shall not admit undocumented immigrants unless all of the following conditions apply: The undocumented immigrant attended and graduated from a United States public high school, private high school or home school that operates in compliance with…

Distance Education and Learning Centers

Distance Education and Learning Centers Students who plan to take all courses at the Avery Center, Yancey Center, or through distance education, are required to complete all admission requirements.  Distance Education students may submit the MCC Application for Admission on-line, take the NCDAP at another institution and transfer scores to Mayland Community College; if necessary,…

Admissions Denials

Basis for Denials Suspension/Expulsion from another Educational Entity If the College suspends or expels a student for non-academic disciplinary purposes, the College shall record the suspension or expulsion in the student’s educational record.  Upon receipt of a written request signed by the student and subject to all applicable privacy laws, the College shall, in accordance…

Open Door Admissions

Open Door Admissions Except as otherwise specified herein, the College maintains an open-door admission policy to all applicants who are legal residents of the United States and who are high school graduates or are at least eighteen (18) years of age.  The College shall not solicit or use information regarding the accreditation of a secondary…

General Admission Requirements

General Admission Requirements Admission to the College does not guarantee immediate acceptance to the curriculum program desired by the applicant.  Admission to certain programs may have additional specific entrance requirements.  Students may have to complete basic skills or developmental level courses before being accepted into their desired academic curriculum program. The Vice President for Academics…

Student Services Mission

Student Services Mission From pre-admission to post-graduation, Student Services provides individualized, inclusive, student-centered programming beyond the classroom to bridge the gap between students’ goals and achievement.

Statement of Non-Discrimination

Statement of Non-Discrimination Mayland Community College (“MCC”), in compliance with and as required by Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 and its implementing regulations (“Title IX”) and other civil rights laws, as well as in furtherance of its own values as a higher education institution, does not discriminate on the basis of…

Affirmative Action/ Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The College provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender identity, age, disability, genetic information, political affiliation or status as a covered veteran in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.  Upon request, the College will make reasonable accommodations…

About MCC

About MCC Mayland Community College (MCC) is located in the Blue Ridge section of the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina on the Avery/Mitchell county line, just outside the town of Spruce Pine. MCC is chartered to serve Mitchell, Avery, and Yancey counties (hence the name MAYland). The College began as Mayland Technical Institute upon…