Academic Challenge Rescheduled For February 12

January 28, 2020
The Academic Challenge at East Central College will be rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 12, due to weather concerns. ECC is anticipating more than 175 high school students from the area for the regional Academic Challenge. The event had been planned for Wednesday Feb. 5 but the date was changed due to the possibility of winter… View Article

Medical Assisting Certificate Program Re-Accredited

January 23, 2020
The East Central College, Union, Medical Assisting Certificate program accreditation recently was continued after a peer review that recognized it for substantial compliance with national standards. The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) Board of Directors approved the re-accreditation Jan. 16. The program is evaluated through CAAHEP and the Medical Assisting Education… View Article

Jones is new Director of Communications and Marketing

January 14, 2020
Gregg Jones is the new director of communications and marketing at East Central College.The ECC Board of Trustees approved the hiring November 2019 and he started at the college Jan. 2. “East Central College wrapped up a 50-year anniversary celebration last year and now we are looking forward to the next 50 years,” Jones said…. View Article

ECC Testing Center Earns National Certification

January 13, 2020
The East Central College Union Testing Center was awarded certification by the National College Testing Association (NCTA) following a rigorous 18-month process. According to Kristin Milligan, associate director of the learning center, the certification is a testament to the high standards demonstrated at the testing center. “This certification will help communicate the quality work that… View Article

New ECC Scholarship Program to Help Welding and IET Students

January 2, 2020
A new scholarship from Clemco Industries Corp., as a sponsor of the Arnie & Harriet Sallaberry scholarship program, is intended to provide for the development of fully trained and competently skilled employees through related classroom and lab instruction that’s combined with on-the-job training. The scholarship will cover the cost of books, tuition and course fees… View Article