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Career Research - MCC

MCC Career Counseling

MCC Counseling Offices:

Blue River

Education Center building, room 115
20301 East 78 Highway,
Independence, MO 64057-2052
Learning Resources building, 2nd floor
500 SW Longview Road,
Lee's Summit, MO 64081-2105
Maple Woods
Administration Building, room 108J
2601 NE Barry Road,
Kansas City, MO 64156-1299
Penn Valley
Campus Center, Suite 234
3201 Southwest Trafficway
Kansas City, MO 64111

Arts, Humanities, Language and Communications Pathway

Do you love studying languages and culture? Do you enjoy analyzing literature, film, and art? Do you live to create?

Express yourself and choose from a broad range of creative careers with the arts, humanities, language and communication career pathway. Careers include social media, acting, graphic design, communications, journalism and art. As our world becomes ever more global and interconnected, we will need professionals to facilitate cross-cultural communication. Develop cultural awareness and critical thinking skills that will serve you through a lifetime of career mobility.

Whether your creative calling involves designing, communicating, performing or producing, Metropolitan Community College offers a path for you to channel your talents into a rewarding career.

Arts, Humanities, Language and Communications Pathway: Degrees & Certificates

Associate of Arts Degree (A.A.) is MCC's largest transfer degree, designed for students intending to transfer to a bachelor's degree program. Popular majors in this academic and career pathway are:

Associate of Applied Science Degrees (A.A.S.) are designed to provide you with the skills to enter the workforce after you graduate from MCC. We offer an Associate of Applied Science degree in this area:

Certificates are an accessible, affordable and fast route to enter the workforce in less time than it takes to complete a degree. MCC offers a certificate in this academic and career pathway: