Student Organizations

Meridian Community College provides various campus organizations, special interest groups, and social activities.

The Campus Life Program provides activities designed to complement and supplement classroom education by providing another learning experience. Campus Life involves students in the college and community, includes leadership-training opportunities, and creates professional and personal growth opportunities through student organizations.

  • Marketing/Technology Association (DECA)
    This organization is designed to allow students to be academically prepared, community-oriented, professionally responsible, and experienced leaders in various business fields.
  • Restaurant/Hotel Technology (DECA)
    Strives to develop future leaders in the hospitality area by helping students grow and develop as professional managers. Programs and activities are planned to focus on the hospitality/tourism industry.
  • Phi Beta Lambda (PBL)
    Seeks to bridge the gap between school, community, church and civic activities, and organizations and to help students become functional, productive citizens of their community while earning a living. Phi Beta Lambda offers scholarships, conferences, social activities, and school activities. Any student taking one business or computer course is invited to become a Phi Beta Lambda member. Phi Beta Lambda is open to students in the Business and Office Technology and Information Technology programs.
  • Student Association of Broadcasters (SAB)
    This student organization is open to Broadcasting students. It provides a hands-on approach to learning broadcasting skills at MCC and our community.
  • Student Association of Early Childhood Profession
    This student organization is an educational organization concerned about young children's care and education. The organization helps each person grow as a professional working with young children.

 

  • Student Association of Medical Lab Technology Student Organization (MLTSO)
    This organization aims to expose students who are enrolled in the Medical Laboratory Technology Program at Meridian Community College to the profession of Medical Laboratory Science. Developing leadership qualities and participation in on and off-campus service projects is the focus of this organization.
  • Dental Hygiene Student Association
    Affiliated with the American Dental Hygiene Association, this organization promotes and sustains dental hygiene practice by increasing awareness of preventing oral diseases from improving the public's total health. The organization actively participates in off-campus presentations educating the public in preventive measures and stays abreast of current events in the dental hygiene profession to promote the highest standards in the field.

  • Physical Therapist Assistant Student Organization (PTASO)

    PTASO strives to educate the public about physical therapy, provide a source of continuing education for PTA students, and further develop each member's leadership qualities and individual responsibility.

  • Association of Surgical Technology Student Association (ASTSA)
    ASTSA promotes knowledge about surgical technology and provides opportunities to develop professionally.

  • Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA)
    HOSA serves the needs of the Health Education students. The group promotes and strengthens the HOE (Health Occupations Educators) -HOSA partnership.
  • Health Information Technology Association (HITA)

    HITA promotes Health Information Management's study and seeks to recognize Health Information Management as a community profession while instilling leadership qualities in the HIT student.

  • Student Association of Respiratory Care (SARC)
    Organization to introduce the respiratory care students to the various opportunities found within this study field.

  • Medical Assisting Technology Students Organization

    MATS serves to instill knowledge in medical assisting students and promote leadership skills within the MAT student.

  • Skills USA Industrial Club of America
    Skills USA Industrial Club of America develops progressive leadership in Trade and Industrial Education students.

  • Organization of Student Nurses (OSN)

    Open to all students in the Associate Degree Nursing Program at MCC, OSN serves to promote public understanding of the Associate Degree Nurse's role, aid in developing the whole person, and instill the responsibility for people's healthcare from all walks of life.

  • Student Practical Nursing Organization (PN)
    Assists in the growth and development of the nursing profession, leadership, and individual responsibility of the Practical Nursing student.

  • Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)
    PTK is an international honor society for community and junior colleges. The organization promotes the hallmarks of leadership, scholarship, service, and fellowship. MCC's local chapter is the Nu Upsilon Chapter. Membership is open to any student who has earned 12 semester hours toward an associate degree program at MCC and has a grade point average of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.
  • MCC Gospel Choir
    The Gospel Choir allows students to share their talents by expressing gospel music and fellowship with others while serving as musical ambassadors for the college.
  • MCC Concert Choir
    Open to all students who enjoy singing together, socially connecting, and pursuing musical excellence in a diverse community while building memories to last a lifetime.
  • The Ivy League
    The Ivy League serves as MCC's recruiting corps. Students serve as tour guides, assist with recruiting events and represent the community's college.
  • Intramural Sports
    Intramural Sports include 3-on-3 basketball, three-on-three soccer, volleyball, bowling, and many others. Teams are made up of current MCC students, both male and female.
  • Dimensions Performance Group
    They are composed of MCC students to showcase musical performance talents. Perform on and off-campus.
  • Baptist Student Union (BSU)
    Provides Christian fellowship and serves as a Christian witness to the campus and community.
  • Culture Club
    MCC Culture Club promotes student diversity and multicultural awareness and coordinates activities for the benefit of the entire educational community. Members promote social interaction through events that encourage a clear and continuous exchange of ideas between the students, faculty, staff, and the college administration. The club is open to all MCC students.
  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)
    Open to all students and athletes to have a time of Christian fellowship and fun.
  • Student Government Association (SGA)
    Meridian Community College  SGA was formed to deal effectively with student affairs, develop good citizens through government experience, work with the administration in all matters affecting students' welfare, and direct student endeavors that may benefit the students. MCC SGA is open to all students enrolled in at least one credit hour at MCC.

  • Eagle eSports
    Eagle eSports was organized to provide a fair and welcoming environment for all those interested in eSports and the competitions involved. Eagle eSports is open to all MCC students in good academic standing.

For more informationFor more information:
LeAnne Motes, campus life coordinator
smotes1@meridiancc.edu
601.484.8632