Why MCC?

Discover. Transform. Succeed.
With MCC, turn your dreams into reality.

Whether on-campus or online – or a combination of both – MCC can help you discover your passion and build a foundation for the future. The College offers affordable program options that give you flexibility and the opportunity to progress in your academic, professional and personal goals. With 80+ degree or certificate programs, you can gain the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in emerging and in-demand fields.

Learn more about the College with MCC’s Fast Facts!

Designed to meet YOUR needs, MCC’s student support services and resources will help you succeed from day one of your time at the College! 

This includes access to FREE transportation between the Bedford and Lowell campuses with the MCC Shuttle Service!

MCC’s Success Scholars Program offers Asian American, Black, African American, Latinx and LGBTQ+ students the opportunity to connect with the Middlesex community.

Gain access to:

  • Mentorship
  • Resources
  • Student support services
  • Extracurricular activities 

With faculty dedicated to seeing you achieve, MCC’s Commonwealth Honors Program engages you with a more advanced workload. 

Special benefits include:

  • Activities and special events 
  • Small seminar-style classes
  • Participation in research conferences
  • Increased opportunity for scholarships & transfer
  • Guaranteed transfer to any Massachusetts Commonwealth Honors Program

Get support in all of your classes with MCC’s Academic Centers for Enrichment (ACE) with tutoring and Supplemental Instruction by your peers!

Gain access to:

  • Group and individual tutoring on-campus or online
  • Study skills, such as time management and preparing for classes
  • Career planning
  • Technology, such as Blackboard

MCC’s Office of Advising offers advice and information related to staying on track to complete your academic, professional and personal goals.

Get guidance on:

  • Classes required for your program
  • Your academic progress 
  • Valuable departments and resources
  • Transfer options to four-year institutions

MCC’s NEW Office of Career Integrated Learning gets you access to hands-on career experience in the first two years of college! 

Grow your passion and explore your interests with:

  • MCC’s Learn & Earn Experiences, including for Biotech, IT & Criminal & Social Justice
  • Connections to internships, jobs and networking opportunities
  • Preparing resumes, cover letters, elevator pitches and mock interviews 
  • Insight into in-demand industries 

One of the biggest burdens students face in getting an education is financial. MCC’s Office of Financial Aid can help you save money and invest in your future. 

Learn more about:

  • Completing a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
  • Accessing available grants and scholarships 
  • Estimating various costs

Get help with billing issues and making payments with MCC’s Office of Students Accounts

Visit to: 

  • Clarify your account status
  • Pay your bill
  • Learn more about particular costs
  • Discuss payment options

Stay more financially healthy with MCC’s Office of Financial Wellness who can help you better understand how to manage your money.

Gain access to:

  • A financial wellness coach
  • Workshops and online tools
  • Advice on saving and spending money
  • Skills, such as budgeting and eliminating debt
Last Modified: 3/26/24