Why Information Systems Technology? Here's what our students say ...
It's one thing for us to tell you why attending East Mississippi Community College is a good idea.
It's another for our students to tell you why they chose EMCC and how it worked out. So, here are some links to stories from Lion Country, told by the students who lived them.
|I noticed people didn't understand technology ...
Shea Baldwin graduated from EMCC in spring 2011 with an associate's degree in Computer Networking Technology. "In class, we were not just lectured ... we were the administrators," Shea said. "We learned hands-on what to do, why to do it and when is it best place or time to implement it. We went to different companies to visit ... so we know what to expect in the field."
Gulf War veteran making the transition (Updated Feb. 2014)
Mark Minor graduated from EMCC in spring 2011 with an associate's degree in Computer Networking Technology. "When I retired from the Navy and moved back to Mississippi, I was looking for a college that would offer me the training and education I was looking for, but would also provide that small college atmosphere – since it had been years since I had been in a classroom environment."
Computers, they're everywhere! (Updated Jan. 2014)
Ashley Terry graduated from EMCC in May 2012 with an associate's degree in Computer Networking Technology. She says technology "runs in the family," and she's following in the footsteps of her father and brother. In this story, she takes a look at what's next ... and offers some advice to future EMCC students.