MCC Catalog

Absences for Military Service Members

Absences for Military Service Members The College shall allow any enrolled student who is in the United States Armed Forces who has received temporary or permanent re-assignment as a result of military operations and a National Guard service member placed onto State active duty status during an academic term to be given an excused absence…

Academic Progress System

Academic Progress System Academic Honors In recognition of students with outstanding academic records, the President’s List, Dean’s List, and the Honors List will be published at the end of each Fall and Spring semester. To qualify for the President’s List, a student must be in good standing, take a minimum course load of twelve (12)…

Grading System

Grading System GRADE INTERPRETATION GRADE DESCRIPTION POINTS A An honor mark assigned for work of highest quality A= 90 – 100 4 pts/credit hour B A mark assigned for work of above average quality B = 80 – 89 3 pts/credit hour C A mark assigned for work of average quality C = 70 –…

Academic Forgiveness

Academic Forgiveness Currently enrolled students that have returned to Mayland Community College (MCC) after a period of three (3) years of non-enrollment, may apply for academic forgiveness, as they make a fresh start in pursing educational goals. Academic forgiveness allows for “D”, “F”, or “WF” grades that were earned at the College three or more…

Credit by Examination

Credit by Examination A student may petition the course instructor by written application for permission to seek course credit by examination. A maximum of 18 credit hours may be earned through proficiency examination. To obtain permission to take a credit by examination test, students should follow these steps: Register for the course and pay the…

Transfer of Credits to Other Schools

Transfer of Credits to Other Schools Credits earned in curriculum programs may be transferred to other colleges and universities. Students planning to transfer to another institution prior to or after completion of a degree program at MCC should consult a transfer counselor in Student Services to determine the transferability of courses from MCC to another…

Repeating Courses and Course Substitutes

Repeating Courses and Course Substitutes Repeating Courses Curriculum Courses Curriculum courses may be repeated two times.  When a student repeats a course, the last grade is recorded as the final grade, and only the last hours attempted are counted in determining the student’s GPA.  The last grade earned will become the grade of record even…

Withdrawal from Courses

Withdrawal from Courses Student Voluntary Withdrawal from Course(s) Ten Percent (10%) Date A student may withdraw from a course for a partial refund on or before the official ten percent (10%) date of the class. For more information on tuition/fee refunds, see Policy 6.1.4 – Tuition/Fee Refunds. In the case of withdrawal on or before…

Adding Courses

Adding Courses A new student may add a course until the end of add/drop or prior to ten percent (10%) of the course, whichever date comes first. Students may change their schedule of classes during the add/drop period without academic penalty.

Student Religious Accommodation

Student Religious Accommodation A student must complete the Religious Accommodation Form and turn it to his/her instructor(s) prior to the consensus date (10% point) for the class. A student who submits the Form after the census date must show good cause for the late submission and the late submission itself may be taken into account…