Students at the M.J.C. East Campus

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Step 1: Apply Online
Step 2: Access your MJC Email 
Step 3: College Orientation 
Step 4: Assessment Testing 
Step 5: Education Plan
Step 6: Official Transcripts
Step 7: Apply for Financial Aid
Step 8: Register for Classes
Step 9: Pay Fees

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Contact the friendly Admissions Office staff if you have questions about adding or dropping classes, or filing for pass/no pass.

The Assessment Testing Office administers tests to help you select appropriate courses or satisfy pre-requisites.

International students should start by visiting our Information for International Students.

Modesto Junior College
Due to ongoing poor air quality, Modesto Junior College will remain closed on Monday, November 19. All classes and extracurricular activities on campus are cancelled during this time. A decision will be made regarding the campus status for Tuesday, November 20 by Monday at 3pm. Students can visit the website or check their emails for ongoing updates.
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Distance Education Committee

Mission Statement

MJC uses current best practices to update and deliver challenging, dynamic distance learning opportunities that meet the needs of students in remote locations with diverse home, family and career demands.

Distance Education Committee Members

4 Faculty Appointed by Academic Senate 
   Iris Carroll, Professor-Library
   Steven Miller, Professor-Political Science
   Mary Silva, Professor-Counseling
   Rebecca Ganes- Professor - Psychology

2 Classified Staff Appointed by CSEA
   
Joshua Sigman, Front End Web Developer
   
Claudia Mery, Program Technician-Disability Services

1 Curriculum Committee Representative Recommended by Curriculum Committee and Approved by Academic Senate 
   Vacant

1 Director of Technology Services 
   Patrick Pimentel Sr.- Director of Technology Services

2 Distance Education Staff 
   Cheryl Chavez, Library Technician
   Michael Smedshammer, Instructional Design Coordinator,
    Committee Co-Chair 

2 Instructional Administrators 
   Jennifer Zellet - Vice President of Instruction
     Committee Co-Chair
   Patrick Bettencourt - Dean of Instruction and Student Planning

1 Student Representative 
   Kaydee Cruz, ASMJC Senator for Literature/Language Arts

1 Student Services Representative 
   Jenni Abbott - Dean of Institutional Effectiveness

1 YCCD IT Representative 
   Patrick Pimentel Sr.- Director of Technology Services

1 YFA Representative 
   Linda Kropp, Professor-Accounting

Unlimited At - Large 
   Amy Duffy, Professor - Medical Assisting
   Laura Maki, Dean of Science Math and Engineering
   Milan Motroni, Professor - Physical & Health Education
   Kurt Olson, Professor - Sociology