How the Latinos Can Coalition can help
¡MCC ES PARA MI!
Marshalltown Community College is committed to creating the best experience for all of our students. Currently, almost 20% of our MCC student population identify as Hispanic/Latino. We are dedicated to providing opportunities that are unique to our Hispanic/Latino community.
MCC ES PARA MI MISSION:
We are committed to honoring the diversity of our Hispanic/Latino community, fostering dialogue in an inclusive learning environment, and serving as a partner in achieving academic success and economic vitality.
MCC Es Para Mi Goals:
- Improve programs and services to increase student retention, persistence and completion.
- Build strong partnerships with the community to increase visibility and enrollment.
- Create cycles of opportunity to support Hispanic/Latino students and their families.
- Accelerate upward mobility of our Latino community by providing strong educational pathways to career success.
Emerging Hispanic-Serving Institution
This designation is awarded to a college or university identified by Excelencia In Education, a national organization focused on Hispanic student success, with at least 15% of its students as defined by Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System(IPEDS). Only four colleges in Iowa have this designation including MCC.